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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Jason Wordie

    ... Between the world wars, this  institution attracted many Malayan students. Singapore’s King Edward VII College of Medicine had opened in 1905 and expanded in 1921, but no university ... College of Medicine in 1949 to become the University of Malaya, with campuses in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. In 1962, the latter campus broke away and formed the University of Singapore, later ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Courting the dragon: How Scotland is seeking to woo China

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... referendum (which takes place on September 18), I spot the city’s university and Royal College of Surgeons amid the classical architecture. From these revered seats of learning (the university ... graduated, Christie retired to Edinburgh. In 1924, the college accepted its first three female students- in Europe at that time, few universities allowed women to study medicine. Christie died ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of undergraduate associations and – most importantly – student halls at local universities. Sleep deprivation and other “hazing” activities are commonplace (but officially denied), and endured because ... eager students commence university life. While a strong academic performance is important, becoming part of the wider campus society, and consequently laying the groundwork for lifelong career ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Kick Ass actress keeps on kicking

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... an instant kinship with her character. "I think it was her independence: not letting the guy tell her what she had to do with her life," Moretz says. "She pursued her dream to go ... associate with it. It's, like, yuck. The whole Hollywood trap is scary, and it's the thing I hate the most about this job." Born in Atlanta, Georgia, to a nurse mother and cosmetic ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... telescopes within the sights of amateur astronomers. Dobson came from an academic family; his maternal grandfather founded Peking University, an institu-tion that hosted many of China's movers and shakers, including Mao Zedong … Mao was probably the only serial dropout at Peking University in 1919, having already abandoned a police academy, a law school and a degree in economics. This time, ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: getting off Scot-free?

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... in this month's referendum on the country's proposed independence from the rest of Britain- and that Scots living outside of Scotland would not- the whole business seemed a tad unreal. On a pragmatic ... it's different. Not only does it look like being a close thing, there's actually quite a lot at stake- the disbanding of a 307-year-old nation state, perhaps. It feels like your family ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - RANT

    The trouble with normal

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Charley Lanyon

    ... and for self-serving motives- crow the virtues of independent thinking and self-expression, is basically saying "keep your head down and join the crowd". Nothing says, "I surrender," like ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rock star

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... associated with Zen. It is the spaces between elements that apparently create a tension that focuses the mind. As Zen Gardens notes, these minimalist areas also “allow the viewer’s eyes and mind ... the gardens he helped create as a boy with his mentor, garden designer Katsuo Saito. That informal apprenticeship would lead a young Masuno to study the natural environment at Tamagawa University ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOR MEN

    Dandy & Dapper

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Sofia Suarez

    ... distribute them to fellow runners and those in need. Escapade also donates its sample shoes to the Hong Kong Amputees Sport Association. Charity organisations are a wonderful option, too. I suggest ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: An African queen

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by UFRIEDA HO

    ... diplomatic ties with the People's Republic, in 1998. These mig-rants now dwarf in number the South African nationals of Chinese descent, who are a minority of an estimated 8,000 to 10,000 ...




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