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Luwita Hana Randhawa

educate@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Luwita Hana Randhawa

4 Jan 2015 | 7:00 AM

Working adults earn diplomas

GOING back to books after more than a decade, wasn’t easy for Gengammal Copalakrishnan. She was keen to move up the career ladder and in order to do so, she needed to pursue higher studies, but the 32-year-old was initially nervous.

Achievers all: (From left) Muhammad Zariff, Ong, Gengammal and Chan.
15 Dec 2014 | 12:09 PM

Malaysian students in Sydney advised to stay away from hostage location

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian students in Sydney have been warned to stay away from central Sydney following the siege of the Lindt Chocolat Cafe by a gunman.

Journalists and onlookers gather in Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney on December 15, 2014 following the siege of the Lindt Chocolat Cafe by a gunman. - AFP
12 Dec 2014 | 7:00 AM

‘Schools encouraged to use Jawi script’

KUALA LUMPUR: The move to have Jawi script alongside romanised Malay letterings on signboards at all institutes of higher learning and schools in Malacca is in the spirit of upholding Malay as the national language, said Deputy Education Minister P. Kamalanathan.

17 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM

Awakening the intellect

An initiative to develop critical thinking is what a group hopes to achieve among its varsity peers.

Put on your thinking cap: Bassey believes real education cannot be achieved without critical thinking.
10 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM

Journey of joy and goodwill

TWENTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD Jayashini Vasanthan was keen on an overseas trip with her friends.

Say cheese: The schoolchildren were more than happy to take their photo with the Malaysian volunteers.
3 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM

The perfect brew

IN today’s social media-driven world, a lot of us receive news via our Facebook newsfeed.

Pouya with his Aviff Cannes award certificate.
27 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

A practical guide

STUDENTS wanting to build character excellence can now find themselves a how-to guide in a new book written by a local author.

Yap (second right) launches Asohan's book 'A+B=C: Practical Guide for Students to Develop Attitude and Behaviour for Character Building'.
13 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

World recognition for local researchers

The work of three Malaysians, in advancing ideas and innovations in their respective fields of science, has been highly cited globally and earned them honour.

Out to make an impact: Prof Saidur is seen here with his shell and tube heat exchanger operated with nanofluids.
13 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

Inspiring innovation

SEGi University Group (SEGi) has been appointed as the exclusive education partner for the Women Extraordinaire Foundation (WEFO), a group that aims to empower women of the future.

Rafidah (centre) flanked by (from left) WEFO founder and deputy chairman Lily Rozita Rahman and Lau, and (from right) SEGI University Group head of marketing Vera Tay and Looi.
6 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM

New and improved

A NEW RM2.9mil building is in store for SJK (T) Ladang West Country (Barat).

Kamalanathan sharing a joke with some of the students of SJKT Ladang West Country.