e-bulletin (Issue 79) - 17 Feb 2016

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17 February 2016 (Issue 79)   

    Admission Seminar for Full-time Face-to-face Undergraduate Programmes  

Full-time face-to-face programmes information sessions and advisory services on course selection will be held. Applications for full-time programmes will be accepted and admission interviews for some programmes will be arranged on-the-spot. Non-JUPAS applicants are welcome.

Date: 16 March (Wed)
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus



    Great Speakers Series  

The OUHK Great Speakers Series is a distinguished talk series to further our mission of Education for All. It is the only public lecture series that is accessible by all in Hong Kong through TV broadcasts, turning all of Hong Kong into OUHK lecture hall, and enlightening all in Hong Kong. For more information of the upcoming lectures and registration, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/greatspeakers.

    Distinguished Lecture by Dr Rebecca Lee Lok-sze & Prof. K C Ho  

Topic: The Beauty of Scientific Research: The 30th Anniversary of Dr Rebecca Lee's Polar Expedition
Date: 1 March (Tue)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Chan Ma Ching Heung Lecture Theatre, E0313, Jubilee College

Please register your seat now.

    Knowledge Network Highlight – Chinese Snacks  

Chinese cuisine is one of the major components of Chinese culture. Geographically, different parts of China have their distinct style of cooking. Hence, it resulted in distinct regional flavour of cuisine and snacks in different areas. This free courseware, Chinese Snacks, shows you the way to master Putonghua by introducing Chinese snacks and their recipes. Enjoy study!

Register at Knowledge Network and enjoy more free coursewares now!



    Master of Social Sciences in International Economics and Development  

To broaden the horizons of its students and increase their awareness of economic development in different social and political contexts, this master programme aims at developing a multi-disciplinary perspective to students to analyze current international and development issues, and exposing them to inter-disciplinary courses pertaining to international relations and international organizations.






      Master of Nursing (Chinese Medicinal Nursing)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





    Postgraduate Programmes in Autism Spectrum Disorder  

The programmes aim at providing students with more advanced and up-to-date knowledge of research, theories, interventions, and therapies for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The programmes are suitable for degree holders in related disciplines, health care professionals, occupational therapists, nurses, social workers, teachers, and parents, who are interested in enriching and deepening their knowledge in ASD or improve their academic and professional standing.






    Professional Bodies Recognition  

The business programmes offered by The Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration are recognized by a number of leading local and international professional bodies. A range of exemptions and memberships have been granted to the OUHK graduates. Please view the latest promotion video online.



    Language Enhancement Courses  

The School of Education and Languages offers language studies programmes in English language and Chinese language, as well as a number of language enhancement courses in English, Chinese and Putonghua. These language enhancement courses last for one to two semesters only and are suitable for those who wish to enhance their language proficiency in social, academic and workplace contexts.



    Recent highlights  

  The Frontiers of Space
  Great Speakers Series: Behind the Lyrics (in Cantonese)
  Masters of Money: John Maynard Keynes and Keynesianism




       A Taste of Good Life Cooking Workshop Series  

CNY Cooking Workshop, the first workshop in the series, was successfully concluded! All participated alumni and students had great fun making their very own turnip pudding and Chinese walnut cookies. Browse the following link to share their joy and download your photos!

Coming next will be the Happy Easter Cooking Workshop scheduled in mid-March. Participants who joined the first workshop can enjoy a privileged discount of 15% off upon showing their payment receipt. Details will be announced later. Stay tuned!



    New page on alumni profiles launched  

A new page 'Our Alumni' in the alumni portal has been newly launched. Come and listen to alumni's sharing about their tremendous learning experience.




       New benefits for Alumni Link members  

Good news! Several benefits for members are now extended or added:

  Baking Workshop Co. Ltd.: 5% off for regular-priced courses and baking supplies.
  BP International: Members can enjoy 32%-35% discount on dinner buffet and special birthday privileges at Cafe by the Park. Members can enjoy 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' for all standard drinks at Flamingo Lounge from 9 pm onwards.
  Chung Ying Theatre: 15% discount for each adult ticket purchased from the URBTIX ticketing (counter booking or internet booking) of Month On End, a Cantonese drama. Please refer to here for details.
  Robot Institute of Hong Kong: special discount on courses, books and robot kits.

By presenting the Alumni Link membership card, members can enjoy lots of benefits and privileges. For details, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/alumnibenefits.



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

The following activities will be organized in February and March:
1. Tai Chi Class (21 Feb and 28 Feb)
2. Outing to Ma Wan and BBQ gathering at Sham Tseng (28 Feb)
3. Annual General Meeting (6 Mar)
4. Dinner (6 Mar)
5. Outing to Cheung Chau (13 Mar)

For details, please visit the Association's homepage or Facebook fanpage.


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