Hong Kong’s Open University seeks rebrand to distance itself from distance learning roots, much to some alumni’s chagrin

//Hong Kong’s Open University seeks rebrand to distance itself from distance learning roots, much to some alumni’s chagrin

Hong Kong’s Open University seeks rebrand to distance itself from distance learning roots, much to some alumni’s chagrin

What’s in a name? Well, in the case of Hong Kong’s Open University, it’s outdated associations with adult distance learning, the school’s leaders say.In a rare move for institutions of higher learning, the 31-year-old school is now asking the public for suggestions for a new name that can update its image and reflect its position as a full-service university offering bachelor’s degrees and postgraduate courses.The university said on Monday that it hoped “a more appropriate title” could “better…

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