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Lingnan University

HK workers not too happy

Hong Kong managers have been urged to engage their staff more in decision-making after a survey found many employees - especially professionals - are not very happy at work.

Wednesday, 30 May, 2012, 12:00am

Culture wilts on the shelf

Celebrated translator Professor John Minford has his hands full.

The sinologist, known for his translations of Chinese classics such as The Story of the Stone and The Deer and the Cauldron, is working on two other masterpieces for Penguin Classics: the I Ching (Book of Changes) and Laozi's Daodejing.

10 May 2012 - 12:00am

Continuous learning the key to career success

Mandy Kong Shuk-man (left), assistant business development manager, marketing services, at MSIG, has always been a keen learner. From being an exchange student at university, to working at the head office in Japan, she pitches the importance of continuous learning to succeed. She talks to Wong Yat-hei

What's your academic background?

4 May 2012 - 12:00am

Professor to fund student's appeal over jail sentence

The vice-chancellor of Chinese University has pledged help to pay for the legal appeal of a student sentenced to jail for disrupting a public consultation forum in September.

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Musings: Reading Hong Kong, China, and the World

Musings: Reading Hong Kong, China, and the World by Leo Lee Ou-fan East Slope Publishing

This interesting book comprises book reviews and opinion pieces on local culture that author Leo Lee Ou-fan, professor emeritus of Chinese Literature at Harvard University and a prolific local cultural critic, contributed to the short-lived local cultural magazine Muse.

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Art of the possible

Jeremy Wong Chiu-nam, 36, trained as an architect but his dream has always been to become a film director. So he saved up to take two years off to attend the Master of Fine Arts in Film Production programme at the Academy for Performing Arts.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am