e-bulletin (Issue 91) - 15 Feb 2017

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15 Feb 2017 (Issue 91)   

    Great Speakers Series  

The OUHK Great Speakers Series is a distinguished public lecture series featuring prominent speakers from various sectors. Through broadcast as part of the Open for Learning programme on TVB Pearl, it is accessible by all in Hong Kong, turning all of Hong Kong into an OUHK lecture hall. To register for the upcoming talks or watch the programme replay, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/greatspeakers.

    Distinguished Lecture by Prof. Wei Shyy  

Topic: From Natural Flyers to Advances in Aerospace Engineering
Date: 27 February (Mon)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Chan Ma Ching Heung Lecture Theatre (E0313), 3/F, Jockey Club Campus
Please register your seat now.

    HKTDC Education & Careers Expo 2017  

Date and time:
23–25 February (Thu–Sat): 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
26 February (Sun): 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (OUHK booth at 1E-D13)


    RIDCH 28th Seminar – Theatre and Culture in Europe: New Forms and New Trends  

Since the latter part of the 20th century, European theatre has undergone many changes. The development of globalization and the emergence of technology have inspired new trends in theatre-making. Drawing on the developments of the Sibiu International Theatre Festival and the complex style of contemporary European theatre in the 21st century, this seminar offers historical and critical insights into European theatre and culture, shedding light on the newest progress of the European stage.

Date: 17 February (Fri)
Time: 3:00 – 4:50 pm
Venue: Tai Ning Hall (A1217), 12/F, Ho Man Tin Campus  



    Cheers for the OU Marathon Team  

The OUHK formed a team of 300 students, alumni and staff to join the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon on 12 February. This year, more than half of the team ran the full or half marathon. University management cheered the team on and shared their joy at the OUHK booth.


    Knowledge Network Highlight – How is money created?  

Exchanging lai-see is one of the traditions of Lunar New Year. Whether you are the giver or receiver, have you ever wondered how banknotes are issued? The free courseware, 'How is money created?', will study the process of currency issuance. After completing the free course, you will also understand Hong Kong's monetary policy.

Enjoy studying!

Register at Knowledge Network and enjoy more free courseware now!



      Bachelor of International Hospitality and Attractions Management with Honours  

This programme aims to provide high quality education in theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in various aspects of hospitality and attractions management for those who wish to pursue their careers at managerial level in the hospitality industry. Students will be offered internship as well as local and overseas exchange opportunities to gain familiarity with practical work settings.



      Master of Nursing (Chinese Medicinal Nursing)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.




      Master of Education in English Language Teaching  

This is a one-year full-time programme specially designed for postgraduate students to deepen their understanding of applied English linguistics as well as theories and practices of English language learning and teaching. Graduates of the programme will have gained a strong academic foundation in practical English language teaching skills and expertise in teaching English in a variety of contexts.



  National Putonghua Proficiency Test  

Test date: 12–14 March
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk




    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 OUHK graduates. Please view the latest promotion video online.





    Recent highlights  

  China Institute Seminar series: Exile and Romance – My 16 Years in Xinjiang (in Putonghua) (View online)
  Great Speakers Series: Fresh Progress in China's Major-Country Diplomacy (in Putonghua)
  Corporate Governance Conference 2016: External Stakeholders and CG - At the Table or Just Noisy Neighbours?



       New benefits for Alumni Link members  

Good news! Some benefits for members have been extended:

  Gregory Marketing Limited: Enjoy 30% off smartphone lens, ActionCams and headphones of Polaroid, Braun and Sesametec, and 20% off car cameras.

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



(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
    OUHK MBA Association  

The Association is holding a Chinese New Year banquet on 25 February (Sat) for members, OUHK alumni and students. Please refer to the Association's Facebook fanpage for details.




Register as a member of the OUHK Knowledge Network NOW!  
Click here to register and start enjoying an interactive learning journey with vibrancy!  

Enquiries: 2768 6361