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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New HKU boss Peter Mathieson must address 'low morale' among staff

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 07:11am by Ernest Kao

    ... Professor Peter Mathieson during an hour-long, closed-door meeting at the university on Tuesday, describing it as a "good start". "We are asking for the retirement age to be raised ...

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    Autistic children 'held back' by Hong Kong's rigid education system

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 03:35am by ADA LEE AND LO WEI

    ... the subject required, he said. Party colleague Peter Cheung Kwok-che said few services were available to help autistic young adults integrate into society. Even pupils who attend schools better ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong child prodigy, age 5, passes 11 international dance exams in one day

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 03:51am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... don't know what she'd do when we're not here," says her father, Peter Chan Tsz-man, who works in information technology. To get the pre-associate licence, Pearl has to memorise ...

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    Old boys relive their school days at exhibition

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 03:51am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... the magazine chronicled the changes in Hong Kong. Another old boy, former secretary for security Peter Lai Hing-ling, remembered going to school early and scaling the fences just to play an extra hour ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Peter Mathieson confirmed as new head of HKU

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 10:35am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Mathieson confirmed as new head of HKU The University of Hong Kong officially appointed its first expatriate chief in a decade yesterday despite reservations expressed by students, alumni and at least four senior academics, one of whom called him "ignorant and incapable". Professor Peter Mathieson of Britain, the only candidate ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKU’s Tsui Lap-chee reflects on his 12 years as vice chancellor

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:45pm by Oliver Chou

    ... months as the university's interim leader. Professor Peter Mathieson, the former dean of medicine and dentistry at the University of Bristol in Britain, will succeed Tsui ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Chung Chi-yung: tributes to 'selfless' principal of first private university

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:13am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... "She lived in the university staff quarters to the end and had barely anything of her own." Chung and her husband of 69 years, Dr Henry Hu Hung-lick, founded Shue Yan College in Sing Woo ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKUST's world reputation rises as HKU's slides

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 03:01am by Johnny Tam

    ... to provide quality education for students and to achieve excellence and innovation in teaching, learning, research and knowledge exchange. Baty said HKU's appointment of British Professor Peter ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong schools woo cross-border pupils in battle to survive

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo in Shenzhen jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Falling birth rates putting heads under pressure, but distance proving a deterrent for parents Schools woo cross-border pupils in battle to survive Hong Kong schools worried that falling pupil numbers will force them to close are courting children across the border in a bid to avoid the axe. The move comes despite the children facing ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Scrapping national education 'an option'

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So Peter.so@scmp.com Discussion of ditching subject 'inevitable', says head of panel set up to smooth its introduction Scrapping national education 'an option' All options will be considered by the government-appointed advisory body on the controversial national education curriculum - including scrapping it. The panel's head, executive ...




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