01 August 2015
Smartphones or tablets come in handy for texting, emailing, playing games and taking pictures. Nowadays, youngsters have another reason to stay glued to their screens: E-books. The Nobel laureate Ernest Hemingway once said: “There is no friend as loyal as a book.” Today we can convert that into: “There is no friend as loyal as an eBook”.
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Friday, 12 June 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
The 9th edition of the outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards was celebrated yesterday at the Mauritius Examinations Syndicate. 80 Mauritian students including those who have come out Top in the World, top in Mauritius and who have achieved outstanding grades in the November 2014 Examinations were rewarded. Meet some of the students who have excelled…
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Friday, 24 April 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
The University of Mauritius today has its fourth Chancellor in the name of Dr Louis Jean Claude Autrey, C.S.K. On Monday, an installation ceremony was held at the Paul Octave Wiéhé Auditorium, Réduit, in the presence of the Prime Minister Anerood Jugnauth and Acting President Monique Ohsan Bellepeau, Minister of Education Leela Devi Dookun and other eminent guests.
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Friday, 24 April 2015 14:00
LRMG Performance Agency now operating in Mauritius – Ricky Robinson: “Improving individual performance”Written by News On Sunday
As part of its expansion strategy, LRMG Performance Agency opens its first office in Mauritius and the region at the Moka Business Centre.
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The Alliance Lepep government, recently elected, has a unique occasion to initiate the development of both short and long term plans for education for the future.
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Friday, 13 March 2015 13:02 Written by News On Sunday
Three students and a mentor were chosen to represent Mauritius at the Pan-Africa Youth Leadership. The four names were announced by the Ambassador Shari Villarosa last week.
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Many would agree that succeeding at an interview is often more of an art than a science. Getting an interview is an achievement in itself. While your experience, education and other qualifications play a significant role in the hiring decision, the hire is still very much based on the personal opinion of the interviewer.
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Friday, 13 March 2015 12:19 Written by News On Sunday
The Middlesex International Students’ Association of Mauritius (MISAM) held its fourth International Cultural Day on Saturday 28 February 2015 at the Municipality of Quatre Bornes.
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Friday, 20 February 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
BCC School, Pailles, will celebrate International Mother Language Day today, Friday, 20 February. The objective of this celebration is to make young Mauritian students aware of the history and significance of Mother Language Day. Although this day is observed in many countries around the world, in Mauritius most people still do not know the reason behind the celebration.
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The results of the Higher School Certificate (HSC) were released last week. Cohort 2014 achieved 75.4% success, a decrease of 2.53% compared to the previous one. While six colleges did a sans-faute, 43 colleges have a pass rate below 50%.
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Friday, 30 January 2015 14:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
“The greatest glory of living lies in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” (Nelson Mandela). These words from one of the world’s greatest personality inspired the Triolet SSS Boys student, Luciano Azor, to strive as hard as he can on his path to success. Coming from a low income family, young Luciano is a true role model for all Mauritian students.
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Saturday, 24 January 2015 11:00 Written by News On Sunday
One of the main topics of 2015 General Paper is the Judiciary, which has been analysed and discussed by professionals in the domain. Students can use materials below as a guiding tool in their essay writing.
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