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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    Chinese billionaires’ US$10m gift to Yale sparks online debate

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 01:00pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... to give money to foreigners, but what about all the poor children in China’s mountainous areas?” one user wrote on Weibo. “Isn’t Pan just buying an ‘entrance ticket’ for his son to attend an elite ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Debt mountain looms for university students

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 03:26am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Debt mountain looms for university students Cash-strapped students who seek government loans to get them through their tertiary studies may face debts of up to HK$192,000 at the end of their courses, a survey has found. Some of those polled could not see themselves repaying the loans until they are in their 40s, the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups ...

  3. News - China - EDUCATION

    From rural China to law school

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 03:56pm by Associated Press in Tiaohuashan village

    ... have fallen on this road,” Mu said. “It’s a miracle that I even attended middle school.” The third of three sons, Mu was born in 1988 in the mountainous southern province of Guizhou, for years ...

  4. News - China - EDUCATION

    China's disabled get limited schooling, Human Rights Watch says

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 08:57am by AP

    ... but that the picture would be worse if interviewees from remote, mountainous regions were included in the research. "No Chinese student with disabilities has his or her rights fully protected," said ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Private colleges aiming for university status

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Professor faces a daunting task turning post-secondary college into a management university Translations lost in transition Since being appointed acting president of Hang Seng Management College this year, Gilbert Fong Chee-fun has had a mountain to climb. Fong- a translation professor whose works include the plays of Gao Xingjian, the first Chinese ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Escaping a failing system

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... years a media mogul- has lived in Moganshan, a peaceful mountain retreat 2½ hours outside Shanghai. He first moved there in 2005 with his Chinese wife Joanna and two children. They were looking ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Inquiring mind urged of students

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... mountain to climb if they are not used to thinking on a deeper level." The veteran educator recommends plenty of independent reading or online study, and a more constructive use of holiday ...



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