• Wednesday
  • September 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:18am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 7958 for lingnan university

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTE

    Lingnan University student demands for open presidential vote rejected

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com University council chairman says even US institutions don’t have one-man, one-vote system Students’ demand for vote to elect president rejected Lingnan ... to discuss political reform and universal suffrage. Students have said they may boycott classes at the start of the academic year, and may also consider not paying tuition fees. One Lingnan faculty ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Students angered by appointment of ex-CY adviser as Lingnan University president

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 08:40pm by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Rapid appointment of former adviser to chief executive stokes anger, calls for say in selection Students riled by president's CY ties Lingnan University ... last night by university council chairman Bernard Chan after the council had voted 19 to 2 in favour, with two abstentions. Earlier, Cheng told a consultation session with about 300 Lingnan ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Time to build mutual trust in Lingnan University row

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... The controversy surrounding the appointment of the new Lingnan University president is yet another example of how things can quickly become politicised in Hong Kong. Even before assuming ... during the chief executive election last year prompted further speculation. The students have threatened to boycott classes when school begins in September. The former dean of the University ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Lingnan University's president-elect struggles to shed ties with CY Leung

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com President-elect at Lingnan struggles to avoid being seen as CY's man as critics point to his pro-establishment writings and role in politics University chief fights to prove credibility In a three-hour meeting with Lingnan University's staff and students, Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, the final candidate for the presidency ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Basement woes hit new Lingnan boss

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 12:00am by Shirley Zhao and Olga Wong

    ... Shirley Zhao and Olga Wong Basement woes hit new Lingnan boss Lingnan University council chairman Bernard Chan has backed the institution's controversial new president in a row over ... did not have illegal structures. Cheng is already in the spotlight over his Lingnan appointment as he was one of Chief Executive Leung Chung-ying's 11 election campaign advisers. Land ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Four reprimanded for Lingnan enrolment saga

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Lingnan University investigation shames but does not name associate vice-president after enrolment of 2,000 too many students COLLEGE CHAOS INQUIRY POINTS FINGER The blame for an enrolment fiasco at two of Lingnan University's colleges which saw 5,800 places given to 8,000 students was laid at the feet of one of its associate ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by GLOBAL TIMES, MIAMI HERALD, EL UNIVERSAL

    ... The life and death of Hugo Chavez How they see it 1. El Universal Lieutenant Colonel Hugo Chavez Frias introduced himself to Venezuela and the world in the most dramatic and tragic manner: a failed coup, including violence and death. He would build up a legend that now crosses over another level. … A cycle seems to be ending, along with the extremely personal style of the so-called ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - INSIGHT

    A university chief must be his own man

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by RONALD TENG

    ... It was a colourful event: Lingnan University had to select a new president, and the university council held a consultative meeting at which councillors were to choose a candidate. ... the presidency of a university, it's a well-known ritual that he would give a speech to the university community. He would present the vision for his leadership, and how he could take the school ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Lingnan students' request for open vote for president rejected

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 03:21pm

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Lingnan University council chairman Bernard Chan on Tuesday rejected students’ request for an open "one-man-one-vote" election to elect ... while denying that the row had anything to do with his decisions. At Lingnan, a government-funded liberal arts university, Cheng held on Monday what the university called a consultation session ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Lingnan protest reflects wider social divisions

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... University are threatening to boycott classes after Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, of the University of Science and Technology, was named Lingnan's next president. As the chairman of Lingnan ... The Hong Kong ordinance governing Lingnan University does not allow for the student union to have a vote on staff matters; there are also confidentiality issues involved in the recruitment process. ...




SCMP.com Account