Bulletin Vol. 8 No. 11 Jun 1972

T H E C H I N E S E U N I V E R S I T Y O F H O N G K O N G T H E U N I V E R S I T Y BULLETIN V O L U ME E I GH T J UNE 197 2 N U M B ER E L E V EN CONTENTS UGC Expands into University and Polytechnic Grants Committee . . 1 External Examiners 2 Fourth Pre-Employment Workshop . . 5 Lin Yutang's Chinese-English Dictionary of Modem Usage near Completion 6 Sino-British Fellowship Trust's Contribution t o Staff Development Programme . . . . 7 Staff Profiles 7 Comings and Goings 8 College News 8 UGC EXPANDS INTO UNIVERSITY AND POLYTECHNIC GRANTS COMMITTEE The University Grants Committee has been expanded to become the Universit y and Polytechnic Grants Committee in order to cope with the task of advising Government on the financial needs of university and polytechnic education in Hong Kong. Three additional overseas members and two additional local members have been appointed by His Excellency the Governor to serve on the Committee. The full Committee now consists of: 1. Chairman: Mr. M.A.R. Hemes, O.B.E ., M.C. Matheson & Co. Ltd. London England 2. Deputy Chairman: The Hon. T.K. Ann, O.B.E., J.P. Soco Textiles (Hong Kong) Ltd. Hong Kong 3. Professor Sir Melville Arnott, T.D ., B.Sc ., M.D., F.R.C.P ., F.R.C.P.Ed., F.R.C.P.(C) , F.C.Path. Professor of Medicine Queen Elizabeth Hospital Warwickshire England 4. Professor N.S. Bayliss, C.B.E ., B.A., B.Sc., Ph.D. Chairman Murdoch University Plannin g Board Western Australia 5. The Hon. Oswald Cheung, O.B.E., Q.C., J.P. Member of Legislative Council Hong Kong 6. Professor D. Daiches, M.A ., D.Phil. School of English and American Studies University of Sussex England 7. Dr. the Hon. Sir Kenneth Ping-fan Fung, C.B.E., LL.D ., D.Soc.Sc ., J.P. Member of Executive Council Hong Kong 8. Dr. M.R. Gavin, C.B.E., M.A ., D.Sc. Principal Chelsea College of Science and Technology England