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Apr 05, 2021

科大藝術節揭幕活動﹕《歐亞之間:中亞、高加索和中東的傳統音樂和服飾》展覽

適逢逸夫演藝中心將於今年稍後時間啟用,香港科技大學(科大)藝術節2021以「藝術在蔓延」主題回歸,率先為校園帶來一系列包括多媒體展覽、現場表演和工作坊等節目。

作為一所以科技為本的大學,科大視藝術為學生全人發展不可或缺的一部分,一直推出不同活動如夏季音樂劇,以及涵蓋粵劇、數碼藝術和劇本創作等多個學術課程。隨著逸夫演藝中心將於今年內啟用,大學正密鑼緊鼓地籌備一系列藝術、音樂和文化活動,為科大新地標的開幕作準備。

首個為藝術節揭開序幕的活動為《歐亞之間:中亞、高加索和中東的傳統音樂和服飾》展覽。...

Apr 04, 2021

The new USAID-DepEd agreement supports improving the quality of education in the Philippines. RTI International

The United States, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Philippine Department of Education (DepEd), signed a new, five-year bilateral assistance agreement...

Mar 27, 2021

The demand for online teaching resources and better designed kindergarten facilities grows apace across Mainland China.

More than 500 brands from all across Mainland China took part in the 11th International Kids’ Education Expo, which recently took place at Guangzhou’s Poly World Trade Center Exhibition...

Mar 21, 2021

Approximately 80% of the artists are suffering decrease of income due to the impact of Covid-19 taking away their performance opportunities.

“Tokyo University of the Arts: Art Fes 2021” to support 100 young artists will open today!

TOKYO -- Tokyo University of the Arts (Taito-ku, Tokyo, President:...

Mar 13, 2021

Bangkok, Thailand - The United States government, together with Facebook Thailand and DAI, is working with nearly 400 Thai university students to promote digital literacy, critical thinking, online identity security, and positive online communications.

Feb 20, 2021

Lockdowns reverse the lengthy decline in laptop and desktop sales brought by a march of the mobiles.

The wholescale migration of business and leisure interests to the online realm driven by the protracted global COVID-19 lockdowns has seen rejuvenated sales in the personal-computer sector, a development that...

Jan 31, 2021

A once in a lifetime opportunity to receive a prestigious British education. To be taught by teachers who have nurtured graduates admitted to Oxford, Cambridge, and Ivy League universities. To enjoy world-class educational resources and lifelong friendships. All of this is now possible and available with school and...

Jan 31, 2021

Presidents of KAIST, MIT, Tokyo Tech, and Northwestern to define new roles and responsibilities of universities for the post-COVID and 4IR eras during an online summit in celebration of KAIST's 50th anniversary

DAEJEON, South Korea, Jan. 31, 2021 -- Universities are facing ever-mounting pressure to address...

Jan 19, 2021

Here are five key areas where EdTech solutions can help countries transition their short-term education solutions to the medium and long-term.

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing governments around the world to find innovative and practical approaches to improve teaching and learning. An unprecedented surge in...

Jan 16, 2021

Bangkok (ESCAP news) – In early 2020, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) formalized a partnership to catalyze women’s entrepreneurship through gender lens impact investing in Asia.

Jan 11, 2021

Vonage’s Video API powers Wall Street English’s online educational solutions
Digital communications a critical means of providing educational services in response to COVID-19

SINGAPORE -- Vonage (Nasdaq: VG), a global leader in cloud communications helping businesses accelerate their digital...

Jan 03, 2021

PETALING JAYA, 29 December 2020 -- ( ASIA TODAY ) -- RYTHM Foundation, the social impact initiative of the QI Group is the proud winner of the Junior Chamber International Malaysia (JCIM) Sustainable Development Award (SDA) 2020 for its Maharani programme, which works with at-risk, adolescent girls from...

Dec 29, 2020

Teachers from U.S., China and other countries express need for more support, training; concern that students lack internet access and devices to learn online

Dec 19, 2020

4 December 2020, Bangkok: TCEB in collaboration with Department of Disease Control (DDC) under the Ministry of Public Health and MICE Academic Cluster, has developed and launched training courses to equip DMCs and manpower in MICE and travel industries with knowledge and understanding in the standards of monitoring...

Dec 14, 2020

In-game island The Floating City helps boost awareness of environmental issues through gameplay and expert insights

Dec 06, 2020

A Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) study has found that some Singaporeans have reported that, despite being aware of the existence of ‘deepfakes’ in general, they believe they have circulated deepfake content on social media which they later found out was a hoax.

Nov 14, 2020

HSINCHU, Taiwan -- A research team led by Professor Wang Wen-ching of the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) has exploited the power of big data to identify two key biomarkers contributing to the proliferation and metastasis of gastric (stomach) cancer. Using the US...

Nov 14, 2020

A hospitality college in Bali, Indonesia, has begun accepting coconuts as tuition payment as it acknowledged that students face economic hardship in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

When students at the Venus One Tourism Academy, based in the city of Gianyar in central Bali, pay their fees with coconuts...

Oct 28, 2020

Breaking through the Limitation of Battery Life of Smart Watches and Wristbands

Smart watches and wristbands are becoming more and more popular. Various new functions such as health monitoring, contactless payment, entertainment, living assistance, have been added to these small devices and bring convenience...

Oct 11, 2020

Mastercard announces new goal to reach 5 million girls by 2025 with signature STEM education program

Singapore – October 9, 2020 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) today announced that its signature STEM education program, Girls4Tech™, reached its initial milestone goal of educating one million girls. Ahead of UNICEF’s...