Fabulous New Alumni Privileges for You to Enjoy


In our Express News recently emailed to you, you may have seen that the Alumni and Corporate Affairs Office has tracked down some fabulous festive offers for alumni this Christmas, to add extra sparkle to the holidays. Alumni can choose from a variety of offers designed to suit every taste. Foodies will be spoilt for choice, with special deals at top restaurants such as the Dynasty Chinese restaurant, whilst classical music fans can choose the fantastic concert performed by the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra. Other deals include special ticket discounts to Ocean Park, hotel room packages at the Hong Kong SkyCity Marriott Hotel, money off Chinese New Year Puddings from Tsui Hang Village, and special offers by WineThiNGS and Wellspring Wines.

Students' Achievements Celebrated at the
Faculty of Business Administration
Master's Degree (2011-2012) Graduation Ceremony

On 1 December 2012, over 1,500 guests looked on as 520 students received their degrees at the Master's Degree Graduation Ceremony of the Faculty of Business Administration, held in the University Mall. The Dean, Prof. T. J. Wong, congratulated and shook hands with each graduate in turn, to enthusiastic rounds of applause from the audience. The guest of honour, Mr. William Strong, Managing Director and Co-CEO of Morgan Stanley – Asia Pacific, delivered an inspiring speech, sharing his insights on the world economic landscape, what it takes to be successful in today's business world and his aspirations for this next generation of leaders.

Join the Fun at the "CUHK 50th Anniversary
Kick-off Ceremony ‧ Walkathon and Carnival"


On Sunday, 27 January 2013, the "CUHK 50th Anniversary Kick-off Ceremony‧Walkathon and Carnival" will take place to mark the Golden Jubilee of The Chinese University of Hong Kong. All proceeds raised from the Walkathon will be used to support the "I.CARE Programme". Participants are also encouraged to donate their time by joining the newly-launched "CU50.Care Campaign". All staff, students and alumni are invited to enjoy the Walkathon in our stunning campus and then join the carnival fun in the Lingnan Stadium with family and friends. Register by 14 January 2013 to book your place at this momentous event.

Alumni Welcomed Home at the
CUHK Business School Open House

"Towards the 50th Anniversary" was the theme for the 2012 CUHK Alumni Homecoming on 2 December 2012. On the same day, the Undergraduate Office and the Alumni and Corporate Affairs Office of the CUHK Business School co-organised an Open House at the teaching facility of Cheng Yu Tung Building to welcome alumni back "home". Alumni enjoyed sharing fond memories with fellow schoolmates, current students and faculty members, and showing friends and family their Alma Mater. A packed programme of activities was followed by a tea reception, where guests could relax and mingle over delicious snacks and drinks.


Looking Beyond Hong Kong at this Year's
"Prestigious Corporate Brand Awards Ceremony"


On 4 December 2012 the sixth "Prestigious Corporate Brand Awards Ceremony" was held in the JW Marriott Hotel and officiated by the Financial Secretary Mr. John Tsang as the guest of honour. The CUHK Business School's Master of Science Program in Marketing co-organised this annual event which, this year, looked beyond Hong Kong to include Greater China. Representatives from CUHK attending the event included CUHK Vice-Chancellor Prof. Joseph Sung, Associate Dean (Undergraduate Studies) of the CUHK Business School Prof. Dennis Fan, Director of Master of Science Program in Marketing Prof. Leo Sin, Director of EMBA Program Prof. Andrew Chan, and other academics from the Department of Marketing.

Praise for Prof. Andrew Ng at the
Vice-Chancellor's Exemplary Teaching Award 2011

Prof. Andrew Ng from the Department of Finance was among nine awardees who received the Vice-Chancellor's Exemplary Teaching Award from Vice-Chancellor Prof. Joseph Sung during the 71st Congregation for the Conferment of Degrees on 29 November 2012. This prestigious award was launched in 1999 to give recognition to outstanding teachers within each faculty, and this year Prof. Ng's tremendous dedication and enthusiasm was acknowledged by his fellow peers and students. We would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to Prof. Ng.

Top Researchers Honoured with Awards


Two researchers from the CUHK Business School were recently awarded The Young Researcher Award and the Research Excellence Award in recognition of their outstanding contributions to research. Prof. Shen Hao from the Department of Marketing received the Young Researcher Award 2011, along with a research grant of HK$100,000, from Vice-Chancellor Prof. Joseph Sung during the 71st Congregation for the Conferment of Degrees. Prof. Lin Chen from the Department of Finance received the Research Excellence Award 2011 and was awarded a research grant of HK$200,000 to further his research in the area of financial institutions and corporate finance. Congratulations to both our deserving award-winners!

Fascinating Discussions and Insights
at the Forthcoming BiG Forum

Join the BiG Forum on 5 January 2013 in Lecture Theatre 1 at the Cheng Yu Tung Building! Keynote speaker Mr. Wilson Wan, Chief Executive Officer of China Merchants Securities (HK) Company Limited, will discuss "Innovation Edge – The Case of China Merchants Securities", describing the role of innovation and globalisation in building China Merchants Securities as "The Best China Investment Bank" and recent developments in investment banking in China. Prof. Wilton Chau, Center BiG executive board member, will then host a BiG Dialog featuring interactive discussions with thought leaders.

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Alumni Privileges
Special discount of Certificate of Professional Mediation (CPM) Training Course by Vision Education Group
Up to 50% off wine offers from Wellspring Wines
Special Hong Kong Disneyland Room Package by Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel
Special Ngong Ping Room Package by Hong Kong Skycity Marriott Hotel
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10% off daytime admission tickets at Ocean Park
15% off Chinese New Year Pudding offers at Tsui Hang Village
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