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Lingnan University

Think-tanks at the government's service

The South China Morning Post surveyed 27 think-tanks for a snapshot of their work and to canvas their views on the role of think-tanks in Hong Kong:

Wednesday, 6 February, 2008, 12:00am

Spring to mind

Administrative officers, those elite Hong Kong civil servants who have dominated public decision-making for decades, had better watch their backs. In a more democratic era, Hong Kong is waking up to the need for policy experts.

6 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Class Notes

Lingnan study finds white-collar workers more stressed than blue-collar counterparts

Lingnan University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences have jointly conducted a study on mental health problems among financial workers in the mainland. The research found that more financial workers were suffering from depressive symptoms than those in service industries.

2 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Visiting performers showcase creative education

An international conference on creative education kicked off with a bang, crash and a shika-shaka-shaka on Thursday with a rhythmic performance by visiting Korean students.

The eight-member group, the Rustic Chickens from Haja Production School in Seoul, set traditional Korean folk songs to lively Brazilian-inspired rhythms.

19 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Cross-border learning opportunities

Local education crosses borders as students participating in Lingnan University's EMBA programme venture to the mainland for learning opportunities in the business industry.

The programme was established by the university in 2001, and has provided students with a diverse learning experience. One of the major benefits of the programme is the study tour in Shanghai.

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Event will showcase the cream of UK crop

Students wishing to study in Britain and speak face-to-face with university representatives about living and studying in the country should not miss the exhibition to be held today and tomorrow at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Wan Chai.

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Career highlights

Selected awards

1999 - Ten Outstanding Young Persons Award

2001 - Distinguished Women of Hong Kong (high technology sector) award

2003- China's Economic Leaders for Tomorrow

Positions in public office

8 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Historical chronicle to compile the HK story

Hong Kong is set to have its own chronicle of its history, culture and politics ready in 2012 - in which the reaction of the Hong Kong public to the Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989 will be recorded.

31 Dec 2007 - 12:00am