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University of Hong Kong

Discontent at a high

Hongkongers' discontent with the government has risen to a record high since the city's handover to mainland rule in 1997, findings of a University of Hong Kong poll show.

Thursday, 7 June, 2012, 12:00am

Women lag behind men in making it to senior rank of tenured professor

Su-Mei Thompson and Lisa Moore have drawn attention to the hurdles that women face on the Hong Kong academic career ladder in their article ('Study in bias', May 25).

This is a subject I feel strongly about as an academic at the University of Hong Kong for more than 30 years, and as a mother of three.

5 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

First-timers from mainland tell of their shock and want to learn more

For 18-year-old Mok Cheuk-ngai, last night's candle-light vigil was his first.

Mok, who moved from Guangdong two years ago, said he knew virtually nothing about what happened in Tiananmen Square 23 years ago until he started researching the incident after arriving in Hong Kong.

5 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

HKU students get say on choice of vice chancellor

29 May 2012 - 12:00am

City tops 'best young universities' league

Heavy investment in higher education by governments in Asia and an 'erosion in performance' by established institutions has led to a shake-up in an annual international ranking of universities.

29 May 2012 - 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Legco panel discusses creation of culture bureau

22 May 2012 - 12:00am