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  1. University gives hope to quake victims

    Posted Jun 30th 2009, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... Entrepreneurship Fund. It is a result of the Yingxiu Mothers Embroidery Project, established by Polytechnic University's department of applied and social sciences (DASS). 'The money will provide ... to fulfil the requirements of the Social Workers Registration Board in Hong Kong. Students who wanted to go and work in Qingping were put through a thorough selection process, Dr Ting explained. ...

  2. Class Notes

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HKU launches mobile learning platform via campus WiFi for tech-savvy students The University of Hong Kong has launched a mobile learning platform that enables students to obtain course ... for this to be expanded. Course on issues over care for the elderly University of Hong Kong's Sau Po Centre on Ageing will hold a short course on legal and ethical issues relating to taking care ...

  3. PolyU clothes a perfect fit for the needy

    Posted Jan 26th 2007, 12:00am by Michelle Chan

    ... Michelle Chan Unlike able-bodied people, the disabled have a tough time finding clothes that fit and are comfortable. With this in mind, the Institute of Textiles and Clothing at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) designed a collection which is not only fashionable but also practical for the handicapped and the elderly. Items on display at PolyU's Care Apparel ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Hong Kong ill prepared to care for middle-class retirees

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... of HK$600,000 to the Hong Kong Housing Society, which manages the development, to live in the flat for the rest of their lives. Although they don't have ownership of the property, they reckon ... are woefully inadequate for the growing number of middle-class elderly in Hong Kong. Overall, census officials estimate the proportion of people aged 65 and above will rise from 13 per cent now to 28 ...

  5. Question of the week: Do you support universal suffrage for Hong Kong?

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or social status. I support universal suffrage for Hong Kong. Everyone has the right to vote and voice their opinions in public. Everyone is equal. No matter who you are, if you are living in Hong Kong, you are part of Hong Kong society. So why can't we choose our own leader? Once there is universal suffrage, we can choose the chief executive and Legco members. The government ...

  6. Hong Kong student falls to death at Taiwan university

    Posted May 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A 26-year-old Hong Kong woman studying at a Taiwanese university plunged to her death yesterday. The woman, surnamed Lam, was a third-year engineering student at National Cheng Kung University in Tainan. She was found dead about 3pm, the Taipei-based China Times reported. Initial police investigations indicated the student committed suicide, although no suicide ...

  7. Community service in the spotlight at PolyU

    Posted Nov 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI To promote a sense of social responsibility and the concept of total wellness among students and staff, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is holding its first large-scale, on-campus Community Wellness Project. Over the past 10 years, the PolyU Student Affairs Office has organised the Wellness in Action programme. This year, it has been expanded ...

  8. Union angry at low pay in university canteens

    Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... this in our selection criteria.' Hungry for more The hourly wages of university canteen contract staff (HK$) Lingnan University 2007: $24.20 2009: $21.60 Polytechnic University 2007: $21 2009: $22.40 University of Science and Technology 2007: $22.50 2009: $23.90 University of Hong Kong 2007: $23.70 2009: $24 Baptist University 2007: $20.50 2009: $24.70 City University 2007: $23.60 ...

  9. Many university students suffer from anxiety, depression, survey reveals

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... by the University of Hong Kong's department of psychiatry and the Tertiary Institutions Health Care Working Group, canvassed the views of 14,073 full-time undergraduate students in the city in late ... past mental health problems or a family history of mental health problems. Stanley Sum Yui-him, a second-year student at Polytechnic University, who is a member of an ambassador training ...

  10. Kevin Sinclair's Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on 376 families showed sex ranked a mere eighth out of 14 priorities. 'This is despite the fact that 60 per cent said it was important, while 93 per cent ... lamb-like. It makes me wonder where the survey is being held in the first place. Well, only in Hong Kong, of course. In places like Manhattan, where young crack addicts on the street share multiple ...




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