e-bulletin (Issue 14) - 15 Sept 2010

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15 September 2010 (Issue 14)      中文  

     Reserve your seat at the OUHK 21st Anniversary Banquet
   Support 'Lifeline Express Charity Run/Walk 2010'
   Handbell Concert to raise fund for scholarships and bursaries
 Putonghua Association of the OUHK (Alumni) established



    Reserve your seat at the OUHK 21st Anniversary Banquet  

The OUHK 21st Anniversary Banquet will be held on 6 Nov under the theme of ‘Powering up for the Future’. There will be an enticing array of performances and lucky draws. Don’t miss this chance to have fun with your OUHK pals! Hurry up and reserve your seat now!


Ticket fee:

6 Nov (Sat)
7:00 – 9:30 pm
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai


Officiating Guest: Secretary for Labour and Welfare Mr Matthew Cheung Kin-chung
Website: http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/banquet2010



    Support 'Lifeline Express Charity Run/Walk 2010'  

The University has been invited by Lifeline Express to join their Lifeline Express Charity Run/Walk 2010, which is aimed at drawing Hong Kong people’s concern for underprivileged cataract sufferers in China and raising funds for Lifeline Express Eye Hospital Trains. All OUHK staff, students and alumni are welcome to join. The University will provide transportation between Homantin campus and the starting point, OUHK T-shirts and souvenirs to all participating OUHK members. Details of the activity are as follows:



30 Oct (Sat)
9:00 – 11:00 am


Starting point:    The Clearwater Bay Country Club



10 km Charity Run (Adult) or 4 km Charity Walk
on or before 20 Sep
2768 6239 (Marvin) mchung@ouhk.edu.hk




OUHK Notebook Program  

Lenovo and Fujitsu have been invited to offer notebook computers at discounted prices to OUHK students, staff, tutors and alumni. Roadshows will be held at various campus locations from Aug to Oct, during which products on sale will be displayed. For more details about the roadshows and the products, please visit the following websites where the latest information will be uploaded from time to time:

Lenovo: http://www.notebooks.com.hk/ouhk-2010
Fujitsu: http://eshop.sunlite.hk/2010ouhk 



eLearning Programmes  

  Master of Laws in Chinese Business Law (Business Applications)


  Certificate in Basic Chinese for Non-Chinese Speakers


  Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Leadership and
    Decision Making (in Chinese)

Enquiries: 2768 6960 http://ecentre.ouhk.edu.hk




  Recent highlights  

  Chinese Literature as World Literature: Writer, Translator and Critics by
    Dr. Mo Yan and Prof. Howard Goldblatt (View online)


  The uncommon life of a CEO – Andrew Yang Fan Sing (in Cantonese)
    (View online)


  Images over India


  Financial Tsunami and Asia's Emergence as a Global Leader (View online)




    Alumni Link Talks – Doctor Sharing Series  

The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit will present three free talks (in Cantonese) in September and October. Alumni, students, staff and tutors are welcome to join.


  'Cancer Prevention and Healthy Eating'
     by Dr Tony Mok

      27 Sep (Mon) at 7:00 - 8:30 pm


  'Emotion and Stress Handling'
     by psychiatrists Dr Dominic Lee and Dr Kathy Chan

      4 Oct (Mon) at 7:00 – 9:00 pm


  'Care for the Elderly: Do's & Don'ts'
     by Dr Paul Shea (geriatrics specialist)

      11 Oct (Mon) at 7:00 - 8:30 pm


Venue: Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, Block C, OUHK Homantin campus

Enquiries: 2768 6366



      Handbell Concert to raise fund for scholarships and bursaries  

To solicit donations for the OUHK Alumni Scholarship & Bursary Fund, the Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit will organize a handbell concert presented by Hong Kong Handbell Academy on 13 Nov. Every donor who has contributed HK$200 or more will receive two free concert tickets. All donations will be matched on a dollar-for-dollar basis by ‘Mr Vincent Woo Matching Donation Fund'.



13 Nov (Sat)
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, Block C, Homantin campus
2768 6366


*Click here to view a video of Hong Kong Handbell Academy's performance


      Fundraising for alumna Ms Tsang Yee Lai  

Higher Diploma in Nursing graduate Ms Tsang Yee-lai lost her husband Mr Fu Cheuk-yan (also OUHK distance learning student) in the Manila tragedy. The Association of Hong Kong Nursing Staff has rolled out a fundraising campaign for Ms Tsang and her son and daughter. Those who would like to support the campaign may deposit donations into the designed bank account.



      Putonghua Association of the OUHK (Alumni) established  

The Putonghua Association of the Open University of Hong Kong (Alumni) was established in August by volunteer alumni. Please email the Association for more information about its activities.
Email: pthaa.ouhk@gmail.com 




(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
    Alumni Association of the OUHK – Autumn Outing  


13 Oct (Sun)
Visit Hong Kong Geopark and Lions Nature Education Centre






查詢: 2768 6361