Danial Rahman

Recent and archived articles by Danial Rahman

15 Feb 2018 | 7:00 AM

Vote if you want to be heard

Young people will again be a factor in GE14. They, of course, have a lot at stake.

18 Jan 2018 | 7:00 AM

The road ahead for education policies

HAVING a background education in law, I did not think that my passion would be honed in a somewhat paradoxical manner – in a job that exposes me to the “law” or policies in education.

21 Dec 2017 | 7:00 AM

Education, technology, love

As education strives to keep up with new technologies and the 4th Industrial Revolution, we must not overlook the values that make us human.

23 Nov 2017 | 7:00 AM

The most innovative ministry in M’sia?

To tackle the challenges faced by students, industry and academics, many innovative ideas are being introduced to improve the tertiary education ecosystem.

26 Oct 2017 | 7:00 AM

Call for high-tech higher education

Artificial intelligence professors, social online learning and Netflix-style textbooks are just some of the changes students want to embrace – more so than their professors.

28 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Getting the best of both academic worlds

As students embark on the 2017/2018 academic year, the author reflects on his time at an Islamic university as well as the oldest English-speaking university in the world.

31 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

The positive energy of Prof Shamala

It would be hard to find a professor of Computer Sciences who is as passionate and committed to sports.

Passionate: Prof Shamala (centre) with the Malaysian SEA Games hockey team.
3 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Record-breaking year for M’sian higher education

THE first half of 2017 has been positive and historical for Malaysian higher education. Across various international achievement indicators, Malaysian universities as well as the higher education system as a whole have recorded significant improvements.

15 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Join the dream, help empower a student

Teach For Malaysia’s fundraising campaign is part of their quest to overcome education inequity.

10 May 2017 | 7:00 AM

Opening a door and letting in the light

A Malaysian pharmacy student’s love of books sparks a novel idea which bags her an international prize.

Ambitious mind: Yeong (right) won second place in GSEA 2017 for her pitch for ReadPublic, which aims to promote reading among Malaysians.