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10 April, 2015
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Alumni Activities
2 June, 2015
Date : 2 June 2015 (Tuesday)
Time : 7:00 – 10:00 pm
Venue : Ballroom, 3/F, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers
Organiser : Office of Institutional Advancement and Alumni Affairs, Lingnan University
Guest Speaker : Mr Antony Leung Kam-chung
    Former Financial Secretary, HKSAR Government
    Group Chief Executive, Nan Fung Group
Language : English
Enquiry : 2616-8948
Website : www.ln.edu.hk/oiaaa/development/fd2015
11 July, 2015

歡迎各位校友與親朋摯友,一同回來參與我們每年在暑假期間舉行的盛事 - 「校友日2015」。今年校友日會以「Welcome Back!」為主題,讓各校友回到嶺大這個大家庭,與眾親友開開心心地重遊校園,共度一個不一樣的週末。

日期 : 2015年7月11日(星期六)及7月12日(星期日)
日間活動開放時間 : 2015年7月11日(下午3時至6時)及2015年7月12日(上午11時至下午4時30分)
晚宴日期及時間 : 2015年7月11日(晚上6時45分至8時45分)
截止報名日期 : 2015年5月15日(只適用於參與晚宴及住宿者)
報名確認日期 : 2015年5 月26日或之前(成功報名者將獲發個別電郵通知)
Campus News

The annual Lingnan Arts Festival was held from 4 to 31 March, featuring a fascinating array of performances, seminars, exhibitions and concerts, and providing an opportunity for teachers and students of the University and the public to experience the unique liberal arts education at Lingnan.

A beautiful selection of 21 small-to-medium-sized ballpoint pen paintings produced by Hong Kong-based Nepalese artist Mr Dipendra Rai was on display at Lingnan University from 4 to 13 March during “The Magic of Ballpoint Pen Art” exhibition.

Dr Alman Chan Siu-cheuk, Principal of Christian Zheng Sheng College, was invited by Lingnan University to speak on the topic “Life Coach” at the University Assembly held on 23 March.

More than 150 community partners, faculty members and students gathered at the Spring Dinner of the Office of Service-Learning on 6 March, which carried the theme “Empowerment • Ignite”, to share happiness and celebrate Lingnan students’ achievements in Service-Learning.

Around 120 guests, staff and students indulged in the “Bach and His Choral Legacy – The Hong Kong Bach Chamber Choir” music performance on 9 March, which was the first Concerts@Lingnan event held at the Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery.

Integrated Learning Programme has offered three new workshops under the Intrapersonal Intelligence Series to students in March, which provide students with the opportunities to further explore their inner feelings and personal growth for their self-understanding and self-appreciation.

The “Lingather Programme 2015: Alumni Career Advising Night”, organised by the Student Services Centre and the Department of Management, was held on 4 March with some 160 students taking the opportunity to learn about current developments of the job market and employers’ expectations from over 40 alumni.

A selection of collaborative postcards jointly created by students from four drawing classes of the Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University was featured in the “Postcards between Friends” exhibition at K11 Art Mall from 4 February to 31 March.

The Core Curriculum and General Education Office launched a unique short film series entitled “Delta Four” on 12 and 19 March, bringing four specially produced film pieces curated for the 14th Venice Biennale International Architecture Exhibition (Hong Kong) to Lingnan’s campus.

Upcoming Events
10 April, 2015
Date : 10 Apr 2015
Time : 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Venue : Dr James T Wu Lecture Room (MBG09), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Prof Jiang Yin, Research Fellow of Institute of Literary Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Organiser : Department of Chinese, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7880 / 2616 7881
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/chi/Events/201415-t2-talks.jpg
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: Putonghua

 

11 April, 2015
Date : 11 Apr 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue : Mr and Mrs Wai Kee Kau Audio Visual Theatre (LBYG02), G/F, B Y Lam Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Aaron Choi, Seasoned professional in investment banking
Organiser : Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Programme, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7180
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/mibf/attachment/2014-15/aaronposter.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

11 April, 2015
Date : 11 April 2015 (Sat)
Time : 2 nn – 2 pm
Venue : Chen Tseng Tao Staff Club, 2/F Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Officiating guests : Ir Dr Hon Lo Wai-kwok, BBS, MH, JP, President of Hong Kong Professionals & Senior Executives  Association (HKPASEA) and President Leonard K Cheng
Organiser : Hong Kong Professionals & Senior Executives Association (HKPASEA) and Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7408 (Ms Joeli Wong)
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/ssc/campuslife/mentoring/lmp/
13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Venue : Chiu Ho Kwan Yee Lecture Room (LBYG06), B Y Lam Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Nevia Dolcini, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, University of Macau
Organiser : Department of Philosophy, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7488
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/philoso/seminar/info/news_1415_2nd_Dolcini.html
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English
13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Venue : LKKG02, G/F, Leung Kau Kui Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Emiko Okayama, National Library of Australia
Organiser : Department of Translation, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7970
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Venue : Mr and Mrs Wai Kee Kau Audio Visual Theatre (LBYG02), G/F, B Y Lam Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Ms Freda Sze, Director, Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute
Organiser : Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Programme, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7180
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/mibf/attachment/2014-15/fredaposter.pdf
Remarks :  Open to public
- Language: English

 

13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Venue : Fong Sum Wood Library, 1/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Mr Law Kar, Veteran film cultural worker
Organiser : Centre for Humanities Research, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 8055
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: Cantonese

 

13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Venue : Lingnan University Alumni (Class of 1943) Lecture Room (WYL104), 1/F, Dorothy Y L Wong Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Prof Park Jeongwon, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Lingnan University
Organiser : Department of Economics and Centre for Public Policy Studies, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7381
Website : http://ln.edu.hk/econ/info/Seminar_by_Prof_Park_13Apr.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

13 April, 2015
Date : 13 Apr 2015
Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : WYL314, 3/F, Dorothy Y L Wong Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Prof Lui Tai-lok, Chair Professor of Hong Kong Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education
Organiser : Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7192
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

14 April, 2015
Date : 14 Apr 2015
Time : 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue : Lam Woo Lecture Theatre (MBG06), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Mr Simon Chung, Managing Director and Head of Corporate and Investment Banking, Asia Pacific, Banco Santander
Organiser : Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Programme, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7180
Website
: http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/mibf/attachment/2014-15/simonposter.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English
14 April, 2015
Date : 14 Apr 2015
Time : 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Venue : Wong Siu Keung Lecture Room (WYL102), 1/F, Dorothy Y L Wong Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Mr Marlon Seror, PhD candidate, Paris School of Economics and Ecole Normale Supérieure
Organiser : Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7381
Website : http://ln.edu.hk/econ/info/Seminar_by_Mr_Seror_14Apr.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

17 April, 2015
Date : 17 Apr 2015
Time : 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : WYL314, 3/F, Dorothy Y L Wong Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Prof Brian Bridges, Adjunct Professor, Department of Political Science, Lignnan University
Organiser : Department of Political Science, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7169
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/polsci/S170415.jpg
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

18 April, 2015
Date : 18 Apr 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Venue : Mr and Mrs Wai Kee Kau Audio Visual Theatre (LBYG02), G/F, B Y Lam Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Aaron Choi, Seasoned professional in investment banking
Organiser : Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Programme, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7180
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/mibf/attachment/2014-15/aaronposter.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

21 April, 2015
Date : 21 Apr 2015
Time : 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue : Mr and Mrs Wai Kee Kau Audio Visual Theatre (LBYG02), B Y Lam Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Prof Avinash Dixit, Distinguished Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Organiser : Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7381 / 2616 8963
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/info/dixit_lecture_2015_poster.jpg
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

21 April, 2015
Date : 21 Apr 2015
Time : 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : Lee Ying Lam Lecture Theatre (MBG07), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Wilson Cheng, Founding Member of Chinese Investment Club and Founder of Unbounded Learning Inc and Weespin
Organiser : Master of Science in International Banking and Finance Programme, Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7180
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/mibf/attachment/2014-15/wilsonposter.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
- Language: English

 

23 April, 2015
Date : 23 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
Time : 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Venue : Artist-in-Residence Studio (NAB323), 3/F, New Academic Block, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Ms Grace Tang Ying-mui, Artist-in-Residence, Lingnan University
Organiser : Department of Visual Studies, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7457 / 2616 7456
Remarks : Open to public

 

30 April, 2015
Date  :  30 Apr 2015
Time  :  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Venue  :  LKKG101, 1/F, Leung Kau Kui Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s)  :  Prof Wang Xiaoming, Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Humanities, Lingnan University
Organiser  :  Master of Cultural Studies Programme, Lingnan University
Enquiries  :  2616 7496
Remarks  :  - Open to public
- Language: Putonghua
Awards and Achievements

A team of four business students from Lingnan University was shortlisted as one of the finalists at the Grand Final of the “KPMG Business Administration Paper Contest 2014” held on 4 January, and grabbed the championship with their innovation, outstanding performance and confidence.

New Publications

A new book entitled The Rise of Asian Firms: Strengths and Strategies, edited by Prof Chan Tsang-sing, Shun Hing Chair Professor of Marketing and Prof Cui Geng, Professor of Department of Marketing & International Business, Lingnan University, has been published by Palgrave Macmillan – the publisher of the Journal of International Business Studies.

Lingnan Gardeners’ Newsletter No. 4 is now published.

The 45th volume of “Cultural Studies@Lingnan” is now published.

Centre for Advancement of Outcomes-Based Education’s Newsletter No.2 is now published.

Others

The Centre for Humanities Research organised the seminar “My 1960s” on 3 March, which also marked the launch of its project on “The Making of Modernism – Hong Kong Literature and Culture of the 1960s” under the Research Grants Council’s General Research Fund.

The Centre for Humanities Research organised the international conference on “The Translation of Literature and Culture in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Mainland China during the Cold War Period” from 6 to 7 March.

Lingnan Unversity’s Department of Chinese organised the International Conference on the Ming-Qing Literature and Literary Criticism cum Launching of Lingnan Journal of Chinese Studies, New Series from 20 to 21 March.

Prof Charles Kwong Yim-tze, winner of the 2014 University Grants Committee (UGC) Teaching Excellence Award, Professor of Chinese & Translation and Adjunct Professor of Philosophy of Lingnan University, was invited by the Hong Kong Institute of Education to give a lecture on “Values, Research & Confusion: Whither Education?” on 26 March.

The Office of Research Support conducted two identical talks on 26 February and 17 March to introduce the new internal funding scheme “Knowledge Transfer Project Fund”, which is an initiative to enhance the University’s capacity and efforts in Knowledge Transfer.

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