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Luwita Hana Randhawa

educate@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Luwita Hana Randhawa

22 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Building the base for creative industry

IN line with the long-term aim to make the country a regional hub for digital content, the government will introduce 3D design and software to be made accessible to all national schools for free.

Opening touch: (From left) Prof Sahol Hamid, Prof Amin, Idris, Prof Mohd Azmi and Dr Abu Hasan at the launching of the event.
12 Jun 2014 | 3:54 PM

First woman to head Higher Education Dept

PUTRAJAYA: Prof Datuk Dr Asma Ismail is the new Higher Education Department director-general, making her the first woman ever to be appointed to the post.

8 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Tapping on talent

AS soon as she sang her first few notes, it was clear that Dhanya Ashley Dass was nothing but pure talent.

Chicken licken: Jasmine and Jeremy had the audience in fits in Bird Flu.
8 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Shakespeare to the power of four

This year marks the great English poet, playwright and actor William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday.

Stars in their own right: Cast members rehearsed for six months before the show.
8 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

A teaching placement to remember

Teaching assistants under the Fulbright programme arrive in Malaysia to help teach English at schools but leave with an unsurpassed and unforgettable cultural experience.

Spice up your life: Movius says she can handle spicy food pretty well - although sometimes she gets teary-eyed having laksa or tom yam.
1 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

Swaziland's new associates of change

Empowered young graduates are ready to spur and transform this African nation’s creative economy.

Royal touch: King Mswati III (fourth from left) was the guest of honour at the convocation ceremony.
1 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM

A historical feat for friends

The first ever Big History Inter-Campus Quiz Challenge was taken out by four friends studying Foundation in Arts at Sunway University.

Quiz whizzes: Avery, Ria, Muhd Hazim and Soon Keat won an Apple TV, a Kindle and a book voucher each.
25 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Free online courses from private varsity

TAYLOR’s University is launching six new interactive online courses, with more to be rolled out in phases over the next six months.

Alternative learning: Idris and Prof Hassan hold a framed poster displaying the courses offered.
18 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

Team impresses with acne product

IN a hot and humid country like Malaysia, pimples can be a problem. But Taylor’s University students Karen Wan, Edmund Chee and Vincent Yeo made it their business.

Victorious.. Vincent (left), Karen and Edmund react to being named the winners.
18 May 2014 | 7:00 AM

A job for life

FOR those looking to work in hospitality, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Worldwide Inc. (Starwood) has a Starwood Careers Programme waiting for you but beware: a career in hospitality is not for everyone.

Sunny side: Guests requesting for a specific egg preparation.