In a mostly Chinese society like Hong Kong, it is inevitable that not knowing the language will put you at a disadvantage in school and job applications. Despite the challenge, 19-year-old Etilib Saga believes that if she is willing to work hard, she will achieve her dreams.
With just one more term to go, we asked our cadets their tips for surviving the final few weeks before the summer holidays
International schools were solely meant to be for the children of expatriates working in Hong Kong. But the number of local students attending the city's international schools is increasing rapidly.
When I first set foot on Deception Island in Antarctica on an expedition organised by City University from mid-December to early January, I felt the explosive power of nature. The wind was so intense that birds literally flew backwards despite their furiously flapping wings, and the snow hit my...
Last December, I took part in a 21-day Antarctic expedition with 22 other undergraduate students from City University.
Chemistry, in many people's minds, has always seemed inferior to other natural sciences; it doesn't seem as exciting as some of the newer disciplines.
As students, many of you are probably getting ready to apply for university. Apart from finding out what the entry requirements are, I hope you have a good understanding of what subjects you want to study. This is very important. It could bring you rewards you never expected in the four years of...
Exams are coming up, and you may be feeling the heat. During this time, you run the risk of forgetting to care for your body and your mind. But if you're not in peak mental and physical condition, how can you be at the top of your game?
The countdown for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education exams (HKDSE) is on. Across the city, Form Six students are burning the midnight oil in the hope of acing their exams, and getting into a good university.
A decent study room is a sacred sanctuary for students who can't focus at home. And as the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) exams loom, finding a reliable place to revise is increasingly important.