Bulletin No. 1, 2011

A Caring Campus 2
Caring Campus Campaign 4
Equality of Opportunity for All 8
Caring for the World 12
Keeping Posted on a Former Vice-Chancellor 16
Tenth Honorary Fellowship Conferment Ceremony 22
CUHK All Set for New Curriculum 28
Lighting a Candle for Japan 30
In the Sky with Diamonds 32
Breakthroughs in Fetal Genomic Mapping 34
Returning Soybeans to Their Roots 36
The Best and the Brightest 38
Biochemistry Students’ Cryptography System Wins Gold 38
ISEIS Student Wins Best Young Author Award 38
Fencer Bags Gold in Shanghai 39
Women’s Swimming Team Wins Silver 39
Nursing Student Scoops Running Honours 40
Students Win Business Competition for Third Year 40
Students Win Prospective English Teachers Scholarship 41
Math Students Win Awards 41
News in Brief 42
Appointments 42
New Council Member 42
New College Master 42
New Pro-Vice-Chancellor 42
New Faculty Dean 42
Honours and Recognition 42
Prof. Bei Dao Named Top Poet 42
Professor Awarded by Chinese Chemical Society 42
Prof. Xia Keqing Elected Fellow of American Physical Society 42
Two Projects Conferred State Awards 43
Engineering Professors Garner IEEE Honours 43
English Scholar Awarded Book Prize on Romanticism 43
Math Professors and Students Win Awards 44
Projects Receive National Scientific Research Awards 44
Scholars Named Croucher Senior Research Fellow 44
Activities and Events 45
CUHK-SYSU Centre for Historical Anthropology 45
World-class Finance Trading Lab 45
Opening of Teaching Hotel and Naming of Cheng Yu Tung Building 46
MoE Key Laboratory Established 46
Intellectual Cross-currents 47
International Poets in Hong Kong 47
Nobel Chemist on Antibiotics 47
CAE Academicians Visit CUHK 47
Star Lecturers on Global Economic Development 48
Harvard Educator Calls for Broader Foundation of Knowledge 48
Pai Hsien-yung on Renaissance in China 48