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Monaro High student awarded Engage Asia Prize

MONARO High School student, Craysha Audley-Coote, has been awarded with an ANU Engage Asia Prize for academic excellence in Asian Languages.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Telegraph

class monitor

Uniformity is about the levelling of difference. Regulating what students wear to school is one well-intentioned way of creating a uniform collective identity that rises above the social and cultural disparities that dog the lives of children and young people in India.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Fiji Times

Students graduate

Graduates during the Fiji National University apprenticeship graduation ceremony at the FNU campus in Nasinu, Suva, on Friday.

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Related Topix: Fiji, World News

Korea Herald

Prospect of state-authored textbook stir...

The government-initiated drive toward reintroducing state-authored history textbooks has caused rifts within education circles over whether it is appropriate for the state to monopolize education content.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Telegraph

Bengal

Three Visva-Bharati students were arrested today on the basis of a complaint the varsity lodged against them for allegedly extorting money from a junior by threatening to circulate 'objectionable pictures' of her through MMS and on the Internet.

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ABC News

Students flock to university open days despite fee deregulation protest

Thousands of prospective students and their families have flocked to the ACT for a behind the scenes glimpse at study options and on-campus life at Canberra's universities.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

NEWS.com.au

Stop treating terrorists like rock stars

TONY Abbott is continuing with plans to spend a week in Arnhem Land meeting tribal leaders in mid-September, but the trip appears increasingly problematic.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Prison, Maximum Security, State Prisons,

Fri Aug 29, 2014

English Dong-A

Patriot Yoo Gwan-soon' missing from history textbooks

Patriot Yoo Gwan-soon' missing from history textbooks . AUGUST 30, 2014 04:43. . RTV, public access television channel, aired "Hundred Years' War in Korea," a documentary produced by the Institute for Research in Collaborationist Activities last year that critically describes the lives of late former Presidents Rhee Syng-man and Park Chung-hee.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

Fiji Times

Chefs spice up tasty menus

Sarjheel Singh serves a dish of grilled fish with local spinach at the Tanoa Waterfront Hotel, Lautoka.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

20th convocation of NUST College of E&ME held

National University of Science and Technology College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering held its 20th convocation of its 32nd undergraduate program here on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science, Science / Technology, Robots

Korea Herald

[Weekender] Korea struggling with aging

South Korea's population is rapidly aging, but the government appears to lack policies to deal with the demographic change.

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Related Topix: Park Geun-hye, South Korea, World News, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Social Security, Personal Finance

Samoa News

Ulu Summit: Introducing - gluten...

Commercialization of 'ulu' at an industrial scale for export has yet to occur anywhere in the world.

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Related Topix: Oceania, American Samoa Travel, American Samoa, Agriculture, Science

ABC News

Business as usual for Australia and Indonesia, despite code of conduct

ELIZABETH JACKSON: Australia and Indonesia have kissed and made up, and signed a new code of conduct, putting last year's spying scandal well behind them.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Patch.com

National University Receives $1.05 Million to Train Vets in Nursing

National University announced today that it has received a three-year, $1.05 million federal grant to launch a program designed to speed up instruction for military veterans interested in nursing careers.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

Business Journal

Only Samsung exec invited to Steve Jobs' funeral set to take over company

The UpTake: One of the few people at Samsung on good personal terms with Steve Jobs is slated to take over the South Korean company.

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Related Topix: Steve Jobs

San Diego Source

Diversity in generations

Pity the poor millennials, those born between 1977 and 1997, who are graduating from college and can't get a job.

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Related Topix: Credit Card Debt

Bangor Daily News

University of Maine at Machias president to step down; fourth leader in system to leave in 2014

University of Maine at Machias President Cynthia Huggins will retire at the end of 2014, University of Maine System James Page announced Thursday.

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Related Topix: Maine, Machias, ME, University of Maine at Machias, University of Maine at Augusta, University of Maine

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

More Southeast Asians Move Across Borders

There has been a marked growth in the number of Southeast Asians migrating to other countries over the past decade.

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Chosun Ilbo

Conglomerates to Hold Job Fairs for Provincial Students

Major conglomerates will hold several job fairs nationwide to recruit potential employees in early September, the Federation of Korean Industries said on Tuesday.

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Korea Herald

North Koreans' opinion of South deterio...

Positive opinions about South Korea seem to be decreasing in North Korea, a study on defectors showed on Wednesday, apparently reflecting last year's elevated tensions between Pyongyang and Seoul.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, South Korea,

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