29 July, 2011
The Liberal Art University in Hong Kong
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Campus news

The much-awaited annual Alumni Homecoming Day was held on 2-3 July 2011, with the participation of more than 400 alumni from 1981 to 2010 and their friends and families.

Research and academic activities

Lingnan University has played an active role in co-organising the International Kun and Noh Research Forum in June 2011, the first international exchange and research platform of kunqu of China and Noh theatre of Japan.

The Centre for Humanities Research (CHR) at Lingnan University launched the first book on foreign translation of Hong Kong literature, A Bibliography of Hong Kong Literature in Foreign Languages, at an international conference “Translating Hong Kong” on 19 June 2011.

Ms Cheung Chui-yung, the first female war correspondent of Hong Kong, was invited to give an inspiring lecture on war reportage writing at Lingnan University on 20 June 2011.

Prof Du Peng, Director and Professor of Gerontology Institute, Renmin University of China gave a public lecture entitled "Population Migration in China" on 5 July 2011, discussing the phenomenon of rural-urban migration in China and its various impacts.

Awards and people

Lingnan University’s dragon boat team won the third runner-up in its quest for the Gold Cup of the Mixed Group at a dragon boat competition held in Tai O on 26 June 2011.

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Upcoming events

More information on upcoming activities available at http://www.ln.edu.hk/events