e-bulletin (Issue 169) - 9 Aug 2023

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 9 Aug 2023 (Issue 169)
University Updates
Equipped with cutting-edge professional equipment, the new 7,000-square-foot laboratory will support the new Bachelor of Science with Honours in Medical Laboratory Science programme to be launched this September.
HKMU received a grant of HK$23.1 million from the Quality Education Fund (QEF) to transform the existing Open English textbook series for primary and secondary schools into an app with multimedia and innovative functions, such as videos, animations, games, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and chatbots.
The University held a gala to express its gratitude to donors for supporting HKMU student development through scholarships and awards.
Three new Council members, Prof. Chetwyn Chan, Ir Alice Chow and Mr Danny Wong, toured around the advanced teaching and learning facilities and student amenities on the University’s campuses.
In the video, President Prof. Paul Lam joins students and staff in taking on the challenge of learning to play cricket from scratch, hoping to encourage DSE candidates to face setbacks and embrace the future with an open mind.

Under the theme ‘Imagination is Your Playground’, 112 works of over 290 graduating students were displayed, including animations, short videos, interactive installations, photography works, advertising campaigns and creative writing.
Research and Knowledge Transfer
Having won several awards with a collaborative project on eco-tiles for enhancing marine biodiversity, Dr Juan Carlos Astudillo Placencia at the School of Science and Technology (S&T) turned his hand to eco-engineering research at the rip rap seawall in south Hong Kong.
19 Aug (Sat) 1:30pm
@Xiqu Centre,West Kowloon Cultural District

19 Sep (Tue) 5:00pm
Speaker: Ir Prof. Frank CHAN Fan, GBS, JP

Programmes and professional tests
(Chinese version only)
Knowledge for All (Sundays, 9:00am-1:00pm on TVB Pearl)
• Treasures of the British Library – Insight (20 Aug 09:00)
• InnoTech Expo Seminar – Biotech (27 Aug 11:00)

Enquiries: 2711 2100 info@hkmu.edu.hk