To Hei-tung Elizabeth (Philosophy, Year 4), a French minor in the Department of Linguistics and Modern Languages, clinched the top prize in the 10th Pearl River Delta Interuniversity French Speech Competition held in Shenzhen University on 23 March. It was the third year in a row that CUHK students won the championship. Elizabeth was awarded a fully-sponsored four-week language immersion course in Lyon, France in the summer of 2019. The competition was co-organized by the Consulate General of France in Guangzhou, the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau, and the Association of French Teachers in Hong Kong and Macau.
This article was originally published in No. 539, Newsletter in Jun 2019.