e-bulletin (Issue 9) - 12 May 2010

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12 May 2010 (Issue 9)      中文   

    Applications for the Government Matching Grant Scheme will begin on 1 June. As its first fundraising initiative, the Alumni Affairs Office will present an 'a cappella' concert on 12 June. People with contributions of $3,000 or above will have their names engraved on a donor wall on campus. Please send in your cheque today to enjoy a melodious night of riveting performances! First round applications for full-time face-to-face programmes have to be submitted by 14 May. Don't miss the deadline!  


   News and Events  
  'a cappella' concert to raise fund for Government Matching Grant  
    The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit will organize an 'a cappella' concert to solicit donations to match the Government Matching Grant. Every donor with a contribution of HK$200 or more will receive two free concert tickets. A number of famous songs of the 80's will be presented at the concert. 
12 June (Sat)
7:00 - 8:30 pm
OUHK Serena Yang Lecture Theatre
    *Donations of $3,000 or above will be acknowledged on a donor wall on the Ho Man Tin campus.

Download donation form   

  Study Planning Day  
    Information sessions on distance learning, part-time and e-Learning programmes will be held. Visitors can meet with our teaching staff and browse through learning materials. There will also be advice services on course selection, credit exemption and financial assistance.
19 June (Sat)
2:00 – 6:00 pm
OUHK Homantin Campus

Online registration   

   Programmes and Courses  
  Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Writing and Film Arts
(4-year full-time programme)
  • Language of instruction: Chinese and English
  • Entry requirements: completion of Secondary Six/Seven or a Pre-associate programme (or equivalent)
  • Honorary Professors: film director Mr Wong Ka Wai and novelist Mr Liu Yichang

Enquiries: 2768 6410       www.ouhk.edu.hk/bahcwfaf

  Bachelor of Education with Honours (English Strand) and
Bachelor of Language Studies (English) with Honours [double degree]
  • A full-time programme leading to the award of 2 honours degrees within 4 years
  • Recognized by the Education Bureau as a language (English) major degree and a teacher qualification
  • Eligible for the 'Scholarship for Prospective English Teachers' set up by the Education Bureau

Enquiries: 2711 2100



   'Open for Learning' upcoming TV programmes  
    TVB Pearl  

Broadcast schedule on 16 May        Broadcast schedule on 6 June


Broadcast schedule on 23 May        Broadcast schedule on 13 June


Broadcast schedule on 30 May        

  Alumni news  
  Job Fair 2010  
    Organized by the Student Affairs Office of the Registry, Job Fair 2010 will be held on the OUHK campus on 5 June (Sat). The organizer is now recruiting organizations/companies to offer employment opportunities or career information to the University's graduates. Interested alumni please email to su@ouhk.edu.hk or contact the OUHK Students' Union at 3572 0335.   


  New Full-time BBA Alumni Association  
    The OUHK Full-time BBA Alumni Association was established in April by volunteers to serve full-time BBA graduates and provide a platform for building friendships and connections. Interested alumni should contact the Association via email ftbba.general@gmail.com.

Website: http://ftbba.mysinablog.com

  More benefits for Alumni Link members  
    Upon presenting the "Alumni Link" membership card, members will enjoy certain benefits and privileges at a variety of retail outlets and service providers. New benefits include:
  • Lenovo - 10% discount on notebook computers (exclusive for Alumni Link members)
  • SINOPEC - special price of $1.60/liter on fuel oil
  • LiPACE - 10% discount on fees of professional courses


  Alumni Link talks  
  1. "NLP for Leadership Skills" (how the right words and body language can boost communication efficacy and psychological wellbeing in the workplace)  
17 May 2010 (Mon)
7:00 - 9:00pm
Mr Alex Lam, recognized NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) instructor and graduate of OUHK's Bachelor of Science in Communications Technology programme

Details & Online registration   

  2. "Learning in Drama" (the new senior secondary school syllabus has included drama as an elective for the subjects of Chinese Language and English Language)  
31 May 2010 (Mon)
7:00 - 9:00pm
School of Education and Languages Lecturer Dr Jack Shu and Teaching Assistant Ms Gladys Luk

Details & Online registration   

  Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni ---- News and events  
   Alumni Association of the OUHK (AAOUHK) – new Board of Directors  
    The new Board of Directors of the AAOUHK was elected at its Annual General Meeting held on 7 March. Please click HERE for a list of office bearers.

Alumni interested in joining the AAOUHK are welcome to visit its website at www.aaouhk.webserver.hk and download an application form.
   MBA Association of the OUHK – Activities  
  1. Chinese Kung Fu Class (for members/non-members, staff and tutors)  
every Sat or Sun (tentative), commencing in June or July
Master Somson Kwan to teach Tai Chi and Chi Gung, etc.
about $100 - $200 per month
    To facilitate venue arrangement, please email to info2010@ouhkmbaa.com on or before 30 May (specify 'Chinese Kung Fu Class') if you are interested.
  2. Food & Beverage Gathering (for both members and non-members)  

14 May (Fri)
7:30 – 9:30 pm
Choi Fook Seafood Restaurant
(3/F, Olympia Plaza, 255 King's Road, North Point, H.K.)
dinner and networking
    Estimated cost: $100 - $200 per head (pay at the restaurant)
Enquiry: Ms Linda Yip (mobile: 9315-6529)

Please e-mail to info2010@ouhkmbaa.com and specify 'F&B on 14 May 2010' if you would like to join.

For other information about MBA Association, please visit its website at www.ouhkmbaa.com.


Enquiry: 2768 6361