June 29th, 201701138By student journalist Chow Hong Wei
It is 1.30pm and the traffic is at a standstill along Light Street.
The traffic is caused by school buses and cars parked along the roads, waiting for Convent Light Street and Saint Xavier’s schools to dismiss their students for the day.
As the drivers’ patience wear thin, a turquoise blue...
June 29th, 20170691By student journalist Chan Wooi Chi
It starts with a spark, then a flare.
At the sound of the smoke alarm, occupants should have escaped a house fire within 2 1/2 minutes.
This is because the combination of scorching flames and thick toxic black smoke could lead to unconsciousness within five minutes.
However, low fire safety...
June 21st, 20170942While many can only dream of meeting their favourite TV hosts, 15 secondary school students will be mentored by the country’s famous media personalities, as part of their training to become the youngest media stars for the Host Idol 2017.
Organised by Han Chiang College (HCC), Host Idol 2017 which is the spin-off of the popular...
June 7th, 20170602Han Chiang College (HCC) and the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) have signed a partnership agreement to cooperate in providing quality higher education for both of the institutions’ students.
The collaboration follows UCAS’ visit to HCC after UCAS Executive Principal Professor Dr Wang Jinzhan expressed his...
June 6th, 20170761By student journalist Fong Jing Ting
It is 5am.
Judy is awake and she is getting ready for her usual morning prayers.
Judy was a Catholic but has chosen to convert to Islam after marrying a Muslim.
As society’s attitude towards interracial marriages has evolved over the years, what really matters is that love has now...
June 6th, 20170774By student journalist Goh Kok Guan
Ahmad is a 25-year-old IT officer.
One day at work, he stumbled upon a video on YouTube while he had his earphones on.
What he heard sent some weird tingly vibes down his spine and as he listened further, he began to find pleasure in something new.
He described this video as “relaxing at an...
June 5th, 20170813By student journalist Chow Hong Wei
Two years ago, when Leow was 22, she decided not to get her daily hot chocolate at the same place, same time, every single day.
Deep in her mind, she knew what would come next.
Leow quit her full-time job as a purchasing officer and became fully committed to her unusual business.
June 1st, 20170591In the midst of the group of college students, 75 children aged 7-8 years old descended Han Chiang College (HCC) campus for a day of fun learning.
The students from St Christopher’s International Primary School visited HCC yesterday and were given a tour around the College’s facilities.
HCC head of marketing Audy Choo, who...
June 1st, 201701070Han Chiang College’s School of Business and Management is organising a one-day workshop for business enthusiasts who are interested to gain entrepreneurial skills in starting new ventures, funding and networking.
Held in collaboration with TY Teoh International and Penang Chinese Chamber of Commerce, the workshop titled, New Venture...