Emily Chan

Recent and archived articles by Emily Chan

21 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Fund-raising carnival spurs ingenuity

THE aroma of food wafting through the air welcomed visitors as soon as they entered the gates of SMK Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya, last Saturday.

14 Jul 2019 | 7:00 AM

Oil and gas giant backs English proficiency for progress

THE youngest of four siblings, Nor Nadhirah Mohd Nor, 18, had always been shy and reserved.

Muhammad Adib Rusydi (middle) with his parents Salina Musa (left), 49, and Mohd Zawawi Ismail, 60, during the award ceremony.
30 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Klang schools get a boost in language learning

TO English panel head Ruthirayene Poologasingam, The Star newspaper is as good as a textbook.

30 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Lending a hand to brilliant minds

KUALA TERENGGANU: Ex-Petro­nas scholar and Terengganu native Datuk Raiha Azni Abd Rahman shared a joyful and nostalgic mo­ment with the Petronas Education Sponsorship Programme (PESP) 2019 recipients during its award ceremony.“I was curious about the outside world, so I applied to go to the United States and I got it.

For their future: Raiha (centre in green flowery baju kurung) with several of the award recipients from Terengganu at the Petronas Education Sponsorship Programme (PESP) award ceremony.
19 Jun 2019 | 7:00 AM

Instil reading habit, pupils urged

KUALA LUMPUR: “Pupils should make an effort to pick up books and read more. It is discouraging to see the reading culture on the decline,” says Eco World Foundation chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye.

Educational fun: Lee (centre), Mohd Radzi (left) 
and Martin browsing the ‘Step Up’ pullout with pupils of SJK(C) Yak Chee in Puchong.
3 May 2019 | 7:00 AM

Nurturing multilingual pupils

SUBANG JAYA: When The Star sent a proposal for an education pullout sponsorship programme to LBS Bina Group years ago, Tan Sri Lim Hock San said they did not hesitate to jump on board.

20 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Building strong foundations

EDUCATION is key to the development of a country as it promotes economic growth and stability.

31 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Nation building through education

NUMEROUS awards line the walls of a room at Limkokwing University of Creative Technology near where its president’s office is found.

24 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Transforming lives

MARY KAY’S tagline, “Enriching women’s lives” is very much the core of what the direct-selling cosmetics and skincare giant does.

Posing with the pupils are (holding the mock cheque, from left to right) Mary Kay marketing director (Malaysia and Singapore) Karen Ng, Cho and Khor at SJK(C) Chung Hwa Damansara, Petaling Jaya. - IZZRAFIQ ALIAS /The Star
17 Mar 2019 | 7:00 AM

Sharing tips for success

SK SUBANG Bestari 2 recently opened its doors to SK Sungai Buloh English panel head Nurhafizah Yaacob who shared her experience on using the Step Up education pullout by The Star.

Nurhafizah (left) receiving a token of appreciation from Md Hishamuddin after a sharing session at SK Subang Bestari 2 on how to utilise the Step Up pullout by The Star.