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  1. Books and Their Stories: Gems from the University of Hong Kong Libraries Collection

    Posted Jul 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Gallery, the University of Hong Kong, 94 Bonham Rd, Pokfulam. Inquiries: 2241 5500. Ends Jul 30 ... Celebrating the launch of the libraries' one millionth e-book, the exhibition examines the university's antique book collections up to the present day, including George ...

  2. Question of the week: Is it better to go to university in Hong Kong or overseas?

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Lee Pak-chuen, 17 La Salle College I would choose to go to university in Hong Kong. Some may think that studying hard or climbing the steep ladder of education is the most ... for their children to succeed. I'm not saying that university education abroad may be better than that in Hong Kong. I'm also not saying that Hong Kong is better than other countries. But I prefer ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Lingnan to produce Hong Kong encyclopedia

    Posted Jun 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... A new research arm at Lingnan University will produce what is akin to an encyclopedia on Hong Kong. One of the goals of the Hong Kong and South China Historical Research Programme ... I was an undergraduate at the history department at the University of Hong Kong, there were 17 staff there, but now there are about five,' he said. Things had changed since the handover. In the past few ...

  5. Hong Kong appeals to mainland's top students

    Posted Jul 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a tenor in the university choir and a karate club member, said he planned to pursue a degree overseas after graduating. 'I am very satisfied with my ... scorers in the entrance exam both enrolled at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the same could happen this year, the Beijing Evening News reports. Richard Ho Yan-ki, ...

  6. Elite eight make date at local universities

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Eight elite athletes who sat A-Levels have already been accepted by local universities under the Sport Scholarship Scheme set up by the Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI) ... are Leung Shuk-wa (athletics) who has been accepted by the City University of Hong Kong to study Social Work; Choi Tung-yin (squash), by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University for Financial Services; ...

  7. Private universities boost academic diversity

    Posted Dec 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... University education has expanded dramatically since the 1970s to meet the demand for graduates created by Hong Kong's rise to pre-eminence as a regional centre of business, trade ... ago only 2-3 per cent of 17- to 20-year-olds were able to study for degrees at the University of Hong Kong and Chinese University. Those conferred by Shue Yan, Baptist and Lingnan colleges ...

  8. Publicly funded university AD places out early

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Extra publicly funded university places for associate degree (AD) graduates have been released one year early as the government faces a barrage of criticism from legislators and educators over its sub-degree policy. Michael Stone, secretary general of the University Grants Committee (UGC), told legislators in March that it planned to double the number of publicly funded ...

  9. 'University' promises fun for elderly

    Posted Mar 16th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... that the university will be the first step for Hong Kong to formalise an elderly learning model,' she said. The school will be divided into three major learning areas: knowledge, hobby ... electrical safety and public speaking as well as more conventional subjects such as computers, Chinese and English languages and music. Courses will cost between $10 and $120. Any Hong Kong resident ...

  10. Britain presses case for universal suffrage

    Posted Mar 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The British government has again pressed for early universal suffrage in Hong Kong and said it would continue to monitor any threat to freedom of expression. In a foreword to its latest report to Parliament on Hong Kong, released yesterday, Foreign Secretary Jack Straw said London remained firmly committed to democracy in the city. Noting that electoral proposals ...




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