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  1. Students to play candidates in mock presidential debate

    Posted Nov 01st 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Three local schools will battle it out in a mock-up of the US presidential debate today. The debate was proposed by Giancarlo Lee, a Year 13 student from South Island School. During the two-hour-long debate, at the General Chamber of Commerce, ...

  2. Take a break from your studies- do some sport

    Posted Sep 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... My friend recently sent me an e-mail telling me about her life as a student in the US. She moved there three years ago. She told me students in the US are relaxed and enjoy school life very much. They take part in different activities and are not under a ...

  3. Biased text's publisher hits back

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the course of Chinese economic development in recent decades, barely touching on human rights issues. It also comments on the drawbacks of party politics, citing examples in the United States. Wong ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com The publisher at the centre of a controversy over national education hit back at critics yesterday, accusing them of political censorship by asking ...

  4. Excellence makes US popular draw

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Brennan Politically the world's superpower, the United States is also a major player in the international competition for overseas students. 'The US is home to top ... Education's Open Doors: Report on International Educational Exchange says the states hosting the most international students are California, New York, Texas, Massachusetts, and Illinois. ...

  5. Lesson in bias

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of political autonomy and nationhood. Statehood is a matter of political autonomy; states are administrative units with sovereign boundaries. Nationhood, by contrast, is more fluid, denoting a shared ... state, and many states are composed of a number of nations. The United Kingdom comprises four nations: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. While some governments have been willing ...

  6. Bank sends outstanding teens overseas

    Posted Jul 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... T.L. Yang chose the winners. Pauline- who will study politics, economics and history at Princeton in the United States- is a member of the United Nations Children's Council. 'I'm ... this week. Pauline Yeung of Diocesan Girls' School (DGS), Zhou Lulu of Hong Kong International School, Dominic Ho of La Salle College and Ivy Yam of Li Po Chun United World College have ...

  7. State brainwashing perfectly all right, liaison official blogs

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the United States and France, we will find this kind of 'necessary brainwashing' is an international convention.' He also argued that it was common for universities, not schools, ... curriculum should be promoting the state's way of thinking. Hao Tiechuan, director general of the department of publicity, cultural and sports affairs at Beijing's office in Hong Kong, said ...

  8. Get that MBA from the USA

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Brennan Over the past 100 years, the United States has risen to become the world's undisputed economic and political superpower. The country's dominance in the fields of science, technology and medical innovation has been equally stark, bringing us everything from the moon landings to social networks. This success has been built on a higher education system ...

  9. National education course should have nothing to do with indoctrination

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... On the mainland and in the United States, it is compulsory. Compulsory national education is needed in Hong Kong. For local university graduates or even school leavers, knowing Putonghua and having ... decisions and to take responsibility for their own lives and communities. Chinese citizenship education is an important opportunity for us to explore students' social and political views about ...

  10. It's our loss

    Posted Oct 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... because of the politics of his or her relatives is baseless and discriminatory. Shortly after the September 11 attacks happened in the United States, I found out that a fellow student at Harvard ... that his grandfather is North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. Kim Han-sol was admitted to Hong Kong's prestigious Li Po Chun United World College but was refused a visa to study here. No one knows ...




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