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City University

Rush on liberal studies courses

Secondary school teachers have rushed for places on liberal studies courses in a professional development programme to prepare for sweeping curriculum changes.

Saturday, 14 June, 2008, 12:00am

Interactive games offer alternative therapy

Homegrown interactive computer games have been shown to successfully treat children with behavioural problems. Children who had been abused regained their confidence and became less aggressive.

23 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

French university student falls to death

A French exchange student who had just arrived in the city plunged to his death yesterday from a student hostel at City University. The 21-year-old student, whose name was given as Vincent Godignon, came from the University of Technology at Troyes, in northeastern France. He was enrolled to study at City University's department of manufacturing engineering and engineering management.

22 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Open Day

City University hopes to increase awareness of the variety of choices available through talks and seminars

Executives wanting to further enhance their professional skills are invited to attend today's City University's Graduate Studies Information Day where a host of popular postgraduate degree programmes will be introduced to participants face-to-face.

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Students' auspicious design a fortunate fund-raiser

City University team's project a winner on campus

Gold is wealth; red symbolises love; purple represents academic achievements; green means friendship; and silver is the sign of health.

Buy a 'fortune bag' containing one of these coloured beads to try your luck for the day - this is the idea designed by a group of students at City University.

15 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

City U candidate vows 'world-class university'

The man who would be president of City University met staff and students for the first time yesterday, and vowed to strive to turn the institution into a 'world-class university'.

24 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Mailbag

Transfer of knowledge between universities and schools should be enhanced

At a symposium on knowledge transfer last week - the first of its kind for local universities and other concerned sectors like industry and commerce - speakers told many success stories about how such transfers can benefit the larger community, technologically and economically.

24 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Age-old science shapes the world

Materials science might sound like an ultra-modern concept, but the science and engineering skills date back to when man first shaped flint to make cutting tools.

Materials have always been important to the progress of civilisation.

9 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Students protest over quality of courses

About 40 students yesterday protested against what they say is a drop in the quality of associate degree programmes after the transfer of 112 teaching staff from City University's community college.

5 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Events

Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast seminar: 'Tax avoidance in the UK - Where are we now?' Hong Kong Club.

Monday, October 29: City University of Hong Kong seminar: 'Studies of old towns and cities: Archaeology reveals the nation's past' (in Putonghua). CityU.

25 Oct 2007 - 12:00am