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Alumni Activities
24 January, 2016

在農曆新年前,嶺南人齊來聚首一堂,親親大自然同迎新春!

日期 : 2016年1月24日 (星期日)
時間 : 上午10時 – 下午4時30分
集合時間﹑地點 : 上午9時15分,粉嶺港鐵站 (具體位置待定)
名額 : 60人
報名費 * : 每位港幣70元 (3歲或以下小童免費)
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截止報名日期 : 2015年12月4日 (星期五)  /  額滿即止
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25 October, 2015

The sixth “Walking with Lingnanians” Fundraising Walkathon organised by Lingnan University today (25 October) has drawn a record-breaking participation of over 1,300 Lingnanians, with HK$2.8 million being raised in support of the University’s whole-person development programmes.

27 November, 2015
Date : Friday, November 27, 2015
Time : Reception 6:45 p.m. (with Iberian ham and Spanish wine tasting)
    Dinner 7:45 p.m.
Venue   翠亨邨 Tsui Hang Village, Central (Cantonese Cuisine), 2/F, New World Tower, 16-18 Queen's Road Central
Guest-of-Honor : Ms. Maria Perez-Ribes, Deputy Consul General, Commissioner for Economic & Commercial Affairs,
Consulate General of Spain Trade Commission
Guest Speaker : Mr. Nelson Chow, Chairman, HK Sommelier Association, (to introduce the wine and stemware)      
Wine Theme : Manuel Manzaneque D.O. Pago wines of Spain
Attire : Smart Casual
Seats Available : 100 (first-come-first-served)
Fee : $550 per person
Payment & Registration : DBS (星展銀行) Account Number:  78-3204835
    Payable to: "Joint University Alumni Associations Wine Club Ltd."
    Please write guest names and contact numbers on the payment slip and email to IreneLaw.JUAAWC@gmail.com or WhatsApp to 9616 9615 for registration

 

Campus News
25 September, 2015

The art exhibition AFFINITY, co-organised by Art Dreamers Hong Kong and Lingnan University Chaplain’s Office, was held from 25 September to 6 October, featuring artworks by 20 local artists from Art Dreamers Hong Kong.

14 October, 2015

Ningbo Municipal Bureau of Education, Ningbo Digital Library and Lingnan University Fong Sum Wood Library co-organised the first-ever “Ningbo-Hong Kong Symposium on Digital Libraries and Innovative Services”.

16 October, 2015

Pan Sutong Shanghai-Hong Kong Economic Policy Research Centre co-organised the “Belt and Road Initiative” and Hong Kong-Macau Developmental Opportunities seminar, with active participation by Lingnan scholars.

20 October, 2015

Prof Wei Shangjin, Chief Economist of the Asian Development Bank, delivered a lecture on the topic “A Smarter Future: Education, Skills, and Growth in Asia” at the Distinguished Lecture Series organised by the Department of Economics, Pan Sutong Shanghai-Hong Kong Economic Policy Research Centre and MSc in International Banking and Finance.

22 October, 2015

Department of Visual Studies is now staging an art exhibition on “Resonating with Creative Minds” from 22 October to 27 November at the Fong Sum Wood Library to mark the 10th anniversary of its Artist-in-Residence programme.

24 October, 2015

The annual Info Day was held on 24 October this year to introduce to students, teachers, parents and the general public features of Lingnan’s liberal art education, as well as admission information of its undergraduate programmes in 2015/16.

26 October, 2015

Popular veteran actor Mr Woo Kai-sau (Woo Fung), who was conferred Honorary Fellowship by Lingnan University in early October, was invited to attend the University Assembly with the topic “Woo Fung: Hong Kong Legend”.

27 October, 2015

This year marks the 10th Anniversary of the inauguration of Service-Learning at Lingnan.  To celebrate the fruits of Service-Learning and further promote this pedagogical tool, the University will organize a series of symposiums focusing on faculty, community, students and regional partnership respectively.

28 October, 2015

Festive atmosphere filled the campus of Lingnan University as the International Day 2015 was held on 28 October.

5 November, 2015

參加了「滬港明日領袖(嶺大菁英)實習計劃2015」的嶺南大學(嶺大)學生,於今日(11月5日)舉行的分享會上,分享及回顧他們在上海實習期間工作和生活的收穫。

The past month is a fruitful one that witnessed encouraging development in the University’s effort to extend its international exchange and research links.

Lingnan University now invites applications for admission to its Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programmes for the 2016-17 academic year.

A teacher-student partnership from the Department of Economics was awarded a €300,000-Euro research grant to initiate a two-year research project which aims to alleviate poverty among North Ethiopian farmers.

Awards and Achievements
12 October, 2015

Ten Lingnan students who received the Shanghai and Commercial Bank Scholarship attended the Shanghai Commercial Bank Scholars Reception held on 12 October.

Two Lingnan students were selected as the first batch of “Global Scholars” under Global Liberal Arts Alliance’s Global Scholar Programme.

According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015, Lingnan was ranked between 9 and 16 in Asia in the subject of philosophy.

New Publications

Office of Service-Learning Faculty Newsletter 2015 Vol l3. Issue 1 has been published.

The 48th Volume of Cultural Studies@Lingnan is now published.

The Centre for English and Addition Languages’ Newsletter October 2015 issue is now published.

Lingnan Gardeners’ Newsletter No. 11 is now published.

Upcoming Events
9 November, 2015
Date : 9 Nov 2015
Time : 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Venue : AM310, 3/F, Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Organiser : Department of Chinese, Lingnan University
Speaker : Prof Lin Ching-chang, Researcher, Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica
Moderator : Prof Lee Hung-kai, Department of Chinese, Lingnan University
Language : Putonghua
Enquiries : 2616 7880 / 2616 7881
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/chi/posters/201516/large/linchingchang.jpg
9 November, 2015
Date : 9 Nov 2015
Time : 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Venue : Lingnan University Alumni (Class of 1947) Lecture Room (MBG10), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Speaker: Prof Annie Chan, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Lingnan University
Moderator: Prof Mary Wong, Department of Chinese, Lingnan University
Organiser : Centre for Humanities, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 8055
Remarks : - Open to public
    - Language: Cantonese
10 November, 2015
Date : 10 Nov 2015
Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : SEK210, 2/F, Simon and Eleanor Kwok Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Lu Ye, Associate Professor of Management Sciences, City University of Hong Kong
Organiser : Department of Computing and Decision Sciences and Hong Kong Institute of Business Studies, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 8373
Remarks : - Open to public
    - Language: English
10 November, 2015
Date : 10 November 2015 (Tuesday)
Time : 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Venue : AM201, 2/F, Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Organiser : Office of Service-Learning, Lingnan University
Language : Cantonese
Enquiries : 2616 8060
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/osl/spotlight2.php
10 November, 2015
Date : 10 Nov 2015
Time : 7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Venue : Ben C M Wong Lecture Theatre (MBG22), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Organiser : Kwan Fong Cultural Research and Development Programme, Lingnan University
Performed by : Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble
Enquiries : 2616 7484
Remarks : Free admission. All are welcome
11 November, 2015
Date : 11 Nov 2015
Time : 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Venue : Lee Ying Lam Lecture Theatre (MBG07), G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Mr Derek Yung, Chief Executive Officer, Prudential Hong Kong
Organiser : Department of Finance and Insurance, Lingnan University and Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council
Enquiries : 2616 8196 / fin_ins@LN.edu.hk
Remarks : - Online Registration: https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/fsdc
    - Language: English
12 November, 2015
Date : 12 Nov 2015
Time : 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue : SEK210, 2/F, Simon and Eleanor Kwok Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Christine Wang Weiting, Research Fellow, NUS Risk Management Institute, National University of Singapore
Organiser : Department of Finance and Insurance and Hong Kong Institute of Business Studies, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 8373
Remarks : - Open to public
    - Language: English
12 November, 2015
Date : 12 Nov 2015
Time : 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Venue : WYL314, 3/F, Dorothy Y L Wong Building, Lingnan University
Speaker(s) : Dr Zhang Hongsong, Assistant Professor of Economics, School of Economics and Finance, The University of Hong Kong
Organiser : Department of Economics, Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2616 7190
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/econ/info/DrZhangHongsongPoster.pdf
Remarks : - Open to public
    - Language: English
13 November, 2015
Date : 13 Nov 2015 - 14 Nov 2015
Time : Day 1: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
    Day 2: 9:00 am - 5:10 pm
Venue : Day 1: Council Chamber, 4/F, Block A, The Hong Kong Institute of Education
    Day 2: Paul S Lam Conference Centre (AM308), 3/F, Amenities Building, Lingnan University
Organiser : Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership, Centre for Greater China Studies and Department of Asian and Policy Studies of The Hong Kong Institute of Education, and Centre for Asian Pacific Studies of Lingnan University
Enquiries : 2948 7384 / cgcs@ied.edu.hk
Remarks : - All are welcome
    - Language: English
17 November, 2015

 

Date : 17 November 2015 (Tuesday)
Time : 9 am - 6 pm
Venue : Chan Tak Tai Auditorium, Lingnan University
Website : http://www.ln.edu.hk/congregation/
Enquiries : 2616 8750
23 November, 2015
Date : 23 November 2015 (Monday)
Time : 10:30am – 12:00nn
Venue : Lee Ying Lam Lecture Theatre (MBG07), Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University
Speaker : Prof Leonard K Cheng, President of Lingnan University
Language : Putonghua
Enquiries : 2616 8976
Remarks : Secondary school principals, Mainland scholars and senior administrators and staff of Lingnan University are welcome
24 November, 2015
Date : 24 November 2015 (Tuesday)
Time : 12:30 pm
Venue : G/F, Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building
Enquiries : 2616 8948
1 December, 2015
Date : 1 Dec 2015
Time : 9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Venue : Lingnan University (8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories)
Organiser : Lingnan University, Hong Kong Chinese Industry and Commerce Association and InnoXcell
Enquiries : 3978 9900 (Ms Eunice Mak)
Website : http://www.innoxcell.net/sme2015
Remarks : - Online registration: http://www.innoxcell.net/sme2015/registration.html
    - Language: English

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