Bulletin No. 1, 2015

Contents 2 Literacy Culture on and beyond Campus 4 Growing Trees in the Forest of Knowledge: Chinese University Press 8 Finding New Homes for Old Books: Timing Bookstore 10 An Oasis for Book Lovers: City Centre Book Club 12 Chalk Poetry on Campus: The Power of Words 14 The Pleasure of Leisure Reading: Good Reads Corner 16 College in a Living Room: Lidian Reading Group 20 The 76th and 77th Congregations 24 A Date with Warren Buffett 28 Gardens of Delight at CUHK 32 Interweaving Flowers with Poetry, Film and Music 34 The Best and the Brightest 36 News in Brief 36 Appointments 37 Honours and Recognitions 39 Research 41 Activities and Events 46 Intellectual Cross-currents CHINESE UNIVERSITY BULLETIN No. 1, 2015 © The Chinese University of Hong Kong 2015 The Chinese University Bulletin is published biannually by the Information Services Office Address all correspondence to Information Services Office, CUHK, Sha Tin, N.T., Hong Kong SAR, The People's Republic of China E﹣mail iso@cuhk.edu.hk Website www.iso.cuhk.edu.hk/ english/publications/bulletin/ Advisory Committee on Chinese University Bulletin Prof. Ho Che-wah Prof. Joseph Man Chan Prof. Simon N. Haines Prof. Lai Pan-chiu Mr. Eric S.P. Ng Ms. Amy Y.M. Tsui Mr. Daniel Cheng Mr. Tommy W.K. Cho