Neville Spykerman

Recent and archived articles by Neville Spykerman

17 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Going all out to help the orang asli

PETALING JAYA: Soo Hooi Fen made it her mission to help improve the lives of the orang asli community after her first visit to a settlement near Raub, Pahang, in 2014.

Doing their part: Volunteers posing for a picture with the children after presenting school kits to them at Kampung Sg Ruai Tengah in Raub.
4 Oct 2017 | 7:00 AM

Flight path from pilot’s simulator considered in MH370 search

PETALING JAYA: Data of a flight simulator session recovered from Capt Zaharie Ahmad Shah home was considered during the search for MH370, disclosed the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) in its 440-page final report.

23 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Workplace learning for students

BEING from different time zones and cultures did not stop students from the United States, Australia and Malaysia from successfully working together to come up with solutions for a real problem faced by a local company.

(From left) Briggs, Dr Todino, Dr Mohd Naim, Tio and Department of Polytechnic Education director Tung Chee Kuan going through the documents after the signing ceremony.
2 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

The passing of an educationist

The higher education fraternity mourns the loss of an experienced university leader.

Senior management, lecturers and students pay their last respects as the hearse bearing Dr Lee’s remains passes INTI International University in Nilai.
25 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Options on studying in Russia

STUDYING in Russia is a fraction of the cost of other universities overseas, said Russian Federation Honorary Consul Teoh Seng Lee.

25 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Study assistance

PARTIAL scholarships for medicine, pharmacy and physiotherapy are being offered to needy students by Asia Metropolitan University (AMU) and the All Malaysia Malayalee Association (AMMA).

22 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

UM investigating Japanese student’s molest claim

PETALING JAYA: Complaints by a male Japanese exchange student who was allegedly molested by another foreign student while at Universiti Malaya (UM) are being investigated.

18 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Choosing suitable pathways

The Star Education Fair provides a platform for institutions to share information and for students to find out what interests them.

Repersentatives from Linton University College were busy dealing with enquiries from students and their parents at the booth.
12 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Learning the art of being an actor

KUALA LUMPUR: There are three important tools to be an actor – voice, body and imagination.

Keeping things in mind: The audience participating in a group activity during Gill’s session at the fair.
11 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

A trip down Kirkby’s memory lane

A group of former teachers will travel to England to mark the spot where the Malayan Teachers’ Training College, Kirkby, Liverpool once stood.