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  1. US arts college eager to hire locals

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... The American arts college awarded tenancy of the historic North Kowloon Magistracy says it hopes to recruit local teaching and administrative staff for the opening of its first Asian branch next autumn. Savannah College of Art and Design, which will convert the historic building into a campus for its Hong Kong branch, will begin with about 60 staff members, including 25 ...

  2. New course to attract great minds

    Posted Sep 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A new college recently set up at Sun Yat-Sen University is offering a very different sort of syllabus. The liberal arts college offers a four-year course that covers ancient Chinese, ancient Greek, Latin, English, Chinese civilisation and Western civilisation. According to the university, the college plans to accept 30 students. These students will receive a Bachelor ...

  3. University ranking agency in bribes row

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Opponents, particularly universities, have argued against college ranking agencies, saying they do not consult university authorities in their research and use problematic evaluation systems. ... their research. Mr Wu said it was a difficult decision, but the move did not compromise the independence of the company's research, citing the No92 ranking of the university in its 2002 report. He ...

  4. A nation looking to the future

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The story of the People's Republic is one that features many amazing numbers. But in a country where a third of the population was illiterate just 45 years ago, perhaps the most amazing are those relating to the education system. In 2007, the most re ...

  5. Obama vows to expand pupil exchange plans

    Posted Nov 17th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... wealth and investing it in that one child getting an American college education,' she said. Overall, the number of international students at US colleges increased by 8 per cent ... their programmes whole by recruiting international students to fill their spaces.' Increasingly US universities are investing in global networks to expand their number of international students, ...

  6. Appointments

    Posted Aug 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Southeast Asia I nfor Asia Pacific Mr Hudson is based in Singapore and is responsible for the sales operations in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations countries and in India. K.C. Yee ... the university's move into the historic North Kowloon Magistracy Building. Elizabeth Rowan Executive director for external relations SCAD-Hong Kong Ms Rowan is developing relationships with members ...

  7. Asian Game Show

    Posted Dec 20th 2009, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... a jersey signed by Spanish player, Fernando Jose Torres Sanz. This year's official education partner is the Savannah College of Art and Design (Scad), which will be showcasing ... Bachelor's and Master's degree courses. College representatives will be available to explain the various digital media courses available. Scad's first semester starts in September. Read ...

  8. Doubts cast on credibility of American arts school

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong, Vivienne Chow

    ... a family business disguised as a tax-exempt institution. The newspaper, in another article dated November 1, 1993, said the college was censured that year by the American Association of University ... institutions. Many in the local arts scene told the South China Morning Post that they had never heard of the college, which beat the Chinese Artists Association's bid for the historic North ...

  9. Academy apologises over selection of new drama dean

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... and screen figures - who accused it of rushing into the choice without a proper interview and consultation. Despite the apology and explanation, the students' association said it was considering ... association, was disappointed by the academy's response, saying there were questions that had not been answered. 'The academy still did not explain what the criteria were for the choice ...

  10. College notes better pay for its graduates

    Posted Jun 09th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... College offers sub-degree education for Form Five and Form Seven graduates. It also provides higher-diploma programmes. Professor Lee said more than 70 per cent of the college's associate ... the college said. More than half of them entered government-subsidised degree courses, including 1,505 accepted by the University of Hong Kong. The college said yesterday that it would launch four new ...




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