Lingnan University


Name: Rebecca Anne Lovell

Age: 21

City/Country: Morgantown, West Virginia, USA

Star Sign: Aries

Sunday, 15 July, 2007, 12:00am

Lingnan head upset by negative labelling

Lingnan University's outgoing head, Edward Chen Kwan-yiu, says the labelling of the university as inferior by secondary school educators continues to upset him. Speaking at a farewell gathering yesterday, Professor Chen said he was proud of his role in nurturing 'most probably the happiest university students in Hong Kong'.

6 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Class Notes

British International School adds third campus in Shanghai

23 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

University president launches lecture series, to praise from famous students

Lingnan University president Edward Chen Kwan-yiu received an absolution of sorts from one of his former students yesterday as he launched a lecture series at the University of Hong Kong.

16 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Class Notes

Juilliard School masters put students through paces

9 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Bard's play puts actors to the test

Two students from Lingnan University won the best actor awards at this year's Shakespeare Festival.

The annual drama competition, held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong last month, attracted participants from 32 tertiary institutes in China, Macau and Hong Kong.

Lingnan was the only Hong Kong university to win a prize.

5 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Academic calls for warning on Bible

Good Book 'more likely to corrupt than survey'

A University of Hong Kong academic has lodged a complaint against Chinese University library for distributing 'indecent and obscene material' to students in that it carries copies of the Bible 'without suitable wrapping or warning'.

19 May 2007 - 12:00am

Who should promote Hong Kong to become an education hub?

In 'Is Hong Kong ready for an education hub role' (Education Post, April 21), the heads of eight local universities were reported to have recently held a conference to deliberate on what a regional education hub meant and how Hong Kong could assume the role. It is interesting to note their views on how they really see Hong Kong as a regional hub.

18 May 2007 - 12:00am

Bigger picture for newspaper editor

Studying for his master's in cultural studies at Lingnan University was a rewarding and insightful experience, said Alan Lo Kok-lun, chief editor of free daily newspaper, am730.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Analysis ensures you're tuned in to cultural change

In an increasingly complex world, cultural studies are becoming a progressively influential field of scholarly inquiry for understanding aspects of everyday life.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Is HK ready for an education hub role?

How many top-flight academics does it take to thrash out the meaning of one of education's most quoted - and often misunderstood - buzz phrases? The answer is eight, and the phrase is 'education hub'.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Lingnan enters a new era

The research capacity of Lingnan University is superior to any liberal arts college in the United States, the university's president has claimed.

14 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

English Studies

Name: Jeanne So

Age: 22

Course: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Contemporary English Studies

School: Lingnan University

Year of Study: Year Three

Duration of programme: Three years

Young Post: What courses have you studied?

22 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

class notes

Island school student's story triumphs

17 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

The quest for excellence in academia

I had a lot of sympathy last week for everyone involved in the process of finding a new president for City University. There were two shortlisted candidates, both popular with the university council, but neither managed to attract the three-quarters support needed. This came after students and faculty complained about being left out of the exercise.

16 Mar 2007 - 12:00am