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Orchid Island ideal for catching first sunrise of 2013

2012-12-28

Taipei, Dec. 27 (CNA) Those wanting to greet the first ray of sunlight in 2013 should travel eastward to the outlying Orchid Island, where sunrise is expected at 6:33 a.m. on New Year's Day, the Central Weather Bureau said Thursday. Cloudy to rainy weather is expected across the island during the New Year holiday weekend of Dec. 29 to Jan. 1, but local residents could still try their luck by traveling to famous tourist destinations, including Kenting and Sansiantai in southern Taiwan, wh ... More

  • Harvard professor urges public discourse on issues of justice

    2012-12-11

    It's important to connect philosophy with the world Taipei, Dec. 9 (CNA) The public discourse on issues of justice should be elevated to achie ... More

  • 服裝設計系師生客家服設賽桐花香

    2012-11-22

    北市舉辦客家服裝設計大賽,共2所大學20套服飾參賽,輔大以「擂茶」為概念迎戰實踐的「文物」土樓女戰士、桐花禮服創作。 台北市政府客家事務委員會上午在客家文化主題公園召開記者會,發表由輔仁大學織品服裝系和實踐大學服裝設計系師生,融合客家元素創作的20款客家服飾。 輔仁大學織品服裝系 ... More

  • 德國紅點設計獎(red dot)亞太區實踐大學第三名

    2012-11-22

    〔記者陳怡靜/台北報導〕台灣設計能量再獲國際肯定!德國紅點設計獎(red dot)公布設計概念類年度排行榜,在亞太區前十大設計學校中,台灣有六所大學上榜,較去年提高兩校。台灣科技大學更拔得頭籌,蟬聯第一,登上設計學校之冠,實踐大學、台北科技大學也分居第三與第四名。 台科大蟬聯第一 紅點是 ... More

  • 服裝設計系學生楊婕 吳季剛工作室實習

    2012-11-22

    今年中到吳季剛紐約工作室實習4個月的實踐大學服設系學生楊婕,參與了9月吳季剛的時裝秀,還經手了15個吳季剛設計的芭比娃娃專案。她說,去了紐約才知道服設產業有這麼多可能,台灣學生很有才華、要多往外發展,別被狹小的市場侷限了眼光與熱忱。 23歲的楊婕去年從實踐畢業,半年前收到校方的消息參加甄選 ... More

  • 高雄內豐社區公園新潮壁畫濃濃宋江陣味

    2012-11-22

    為營造與眾不同的社區公園,內門區內豐社區居民發揮創意,結合宋江陣與火鶴花兩大特色,在內門區台三線路旁建設出濃厚文化氣息的藝陣公園,這裡的一草一木皆由居民聯手營造,還找來實踐大學學生繪畫新潮壁畫,傳統與創新結合在一起,產生衝突又不對立的美感。 內豐社區公園所在地原本是荒蕪的空地,占地約300坪,為讓 ... More

  • Taiwan, Vietnam to step up cooperation on tourism development

    2012-11-22

    We have seen significant growth in tourism in Vietnam in recent years. Taipei, Nov. 21 (CNA) Taiwan and Vietnam are hoping to work together to boos ... More

  • Taiwan needs to focus more on university museums: official

    2012-11-22

    the concept of a university museum has not received much attention Taipei, Nov. 20 (CNA) Taiwanese universities should step up efforts to build mus ... More

  • 2012 Study in Taiwan Call for Story Prize Winners

    2012-11-20

    2012 Study in Taiwan Call for Story Prize Winners Top 3 Award First Place: 徐筱妮 (Natalia Serrano Espinosa) (National Yang-Ming University) “The R ... More