Hail for Taiwan! The 3rd International Earth Science Olympiad, which was held by Taiwan this year, had its closing ceremony in NTNU hall on September 21st. All 4 Taiwanese contestants won gold medals, which brought another first place in international group ranking.
Darwin discover evolutionism at the age of 26. His theory has rocked the biosphere for 150 years, and influenced mankind deep and far. Yang En-Shen, an eco-artist as well as the deputy director of the Creative Industry Centre, NTNU held an exhibition in the Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, entitled Endless Evolution: the Encounter of Artists and Darwin.
Knowing the grades of the joint college entrance examination, students needed to submit a priority list of departments that they wished to go to, and now the result of the distribution has been published as well. The Department of Physical Education, NTNU, remained to be the top choice of high school graduates.
Graduated in 1973 from the Department of Education, NTNU, Wu Qing-Ji will become Taiwan’s new Minister of Education. He has full educational experience – including primary teachers and several administrative positions in the Ministry of Education.
Year 2009 is the 10th anniversary of the 921 Earthquake, and the 3rd International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO) will be held in Taiwan by NTNU from September 15th to 21st. More than a hundred high school students and teachers from 18 countries will participate in this event.