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  1. Alliance reaches out to make connections

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... University vice-chancellor, said the partnership was comprised of a select group of research-intensive universities that shared similar values, a global vision and a commitment to educating future ... Lily Kong, vice-provost (Education) at the NUS, said the IARU acted as a global platform for research and education that transcended disciplinary, cultural and continental boundaries. It also ...

  2. History, bias set tone for way forward in regional education

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... higher rankings in league tables without contemplating the meaning of world-class universities or whether higher rankings meant better education for students. Referring to changes in education ... students in the four nations had a higher degree of educational aspiration and anxiety, a lower level of self-concept and a negative attitude towards school. They ranked the lowest in their sense ...

  3. Scholars head to Oxbridge

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Michelle Chan

    ... By Michelle Chan Six students in the region have won Jardine scholarships to study at Oxford and Cambridge. The winners are Mie Wong Mei-wai from Hong Kong, He Ping and Michelle Jin Wenchao from the mainland, Jiang Yingxin and Ivan Chen Yiming from Singap ...

  4. A world of opportunity in education

    Posted Aug 11th 2007, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... of the most experienced global higher education and professional exchange organisations, needs a director for its Hong Kong office. With 18 offices worldwide, more than 900 college and university ... and responsive, with an entrepreneurial disposition, would be perfect for the job, said Ms Fung-Surya. Other duties include promoting IIE, design and implementation of higher education support ...

  5. Education board gets new chief

    Posted Apr 13th 2007, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Former University Grants Committee head Alice Lam Lee Kiu-yue has been appointed Education Commission chairwoman amid fears the key advisory body is being marginalised. Dr Lam is to take over from Rosanna Wong Yick-ming, on May 1. Dr Wong has headed the commission- which advises the Education and Manpower Bureau on reforms- for six years, during which time sweeping reforms ...

  6. Pursuit of quality turns top US expert into globetrotter

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... seminars and workshops at the University of Hong Kong on international higher education, has worked with national governments and international organisations, including the World Bank, Unicef ... academic year, Professor Chapman will take part in a multidisciplinary research initiative examining issues of access and equity to higher education with his fellow honorees. He will contribute ...

  7. Nurturing worldwide business leaders

    Posted Dec 15th 2007, 12:00am by Grace Wu

    ... Grace Wu Most management education focuses on ideas and concepts that help businesspeople stay one step ahead of challenges and the competition. The Sauder School of Business ... culturally diverse, the students are varied in their industry experience and academic backgrounds because they have been educated in many other disciplines, including engineering, social sciences ...

  8. Higher calling

    Posted May 11th 2007, 12:00am by Yojana Sharma

    ... YOJANA SHARMA As education ministers from more than 40 countries in Europe converge on London next week to review progress in harmonising their higher education systems, countries outside ... Michael Gaebel, in charge of international issues at the European Universities Association (EUA) in Brussels. 'The Bologna process is a higher educational reform on a scale that has never ...

  9. Higher calling

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Yojana Sharma

    ... on London next week to review progress in harmonising their higher education systems, countries outside Europe, including the US, Australia and China, will be watching closely. The Bologna process ... (EUA) in Brussels. 'The Bologna process is a higher educational reform on a scale that has never been attempted. 'We notice a stronger than ever interest from outside. Other countries ...

  10. Australians to test for English ability

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Geoffrey Maslen

    ... entry to Australian higher education courses in the first place and how they subsequently passed their examinations. Australian Prime Minister John Howard said he was concerned that an average ... will be getting advice from the vice-chancellors and from my Education Minister as to how accurate they and she believe the research to be,' he said. Education Minister Julie Bishop said ...




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