Newsletter No. 369

本刊由香港中文大學資訊處出版,每月出版兩期。截稿日期及稿例載於 。 The CUHK Newsletter is published by the Information Services Office, CUHK, on a fortnightly basis. Submission guidelines and deadlines can be found at . 第三六九期 二零一零年十二月十九日 No. 369 19 December 2010 P10 我們的目標是……每年約 一千人可出外作一學期或 一學年的交流。 Our goal is ... about 1,000 students of a cohort can go on term-long or year-long exchange. P4 …… 在野生(大豆)品 種內找到很多有利於 可持續種植的基因。 ... wild species (of soybean) have more genetic resources that can facilitate their sustainable cultivation. The Solemn Moment On the 68th Congregation for the Installation of the New Vice-Chancellor and the Conferment of Degrees on 16 December (see page 2), Prof. Joseph J.Y. Sung (right) received the seal of Vice-Chancellor of CUHK from Dr. Vincent H.C. Cheng (left), Chairman of the University Council. The seal bears the Chinese inscription ‘Seal of the Vice-Chancellor of The Chinese University of Hong Kong’, written in the clerical style of the Chin Dynasty. The 1.6 kg seal, though a bit heavy, is nothing compared to Professor Sung’s stupendous mission. 莊嚴的一刻 第六十八屆大會(新任校長就職典禮暨頒授學位典禮)於12月16日舉行(詳見後頁), 沈祖堯校長(右)從大學校董會主席鄭海泉博士(左)接過中文大學鈐章。此鈐章文 曰「中文大學校長之印」,印文為秦篆,用廣泗銅製成,重約一點六公斤,份量不輕。 不過,相對於沈校長的遠道重任,則是輕如鴻毛。 P3 我興起了將一顆小行星命 名為「中文大學」的念頭。 I was struck by the idea of naming an asteroid after CUHK.