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Leading light of university engagement outlines vision – University World News

Leading light of university engagement outlines vision – University World News. ASIA Leading light of university engagement outlines vision Hana Kamaruddin13 May 2012 Issue No:221 “Never in my wildest dreams did I expect to be a deputy vice-chancellor,” said Saran Kaur … Continue reading

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Do you hear them when they cry? – Part 2

Note: Names have been changed to protect the identity of the interviewees.  It is dark, cold and stifling in the fishing boat. Thida shifts his seating position to relieve the pressure on his behind from sitting with no adequate back … Continue reading

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My Favourite Malaysian – Dr. Jemilah Mahmood

I’ve always had a romantic viewpoint of humanitarian workers who voluntarily offer their help in war-torn countries. Black and white scenes of them kneeling down to a child offering food or medicine almost always come to my mind and I … Continue reading

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Coffee with …. Ronald Magness

Take one look at Ronald Magness and you’d have no idea that this man is a Grammy Award-winning and one-time Oscar-nominated producer. Having worked with names such as Mick Jagger, Paul McCartney and The Who, one would think that he’d … Continue reading

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