Newsletter No. 433

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 . 翻轉教學 你知道被稱為「比爾.蓋茨最喜歡的老師」是誰嗎?是薩曼.可汗 (Salman Khan),或者應說,是他創辦的網上教學課程平台─ 可汗學院。近年像可汗學院、Coursera或edX之類的網上課程大行 其道,掀起「翻轉課室」風潮,更有邁向「全球大學堂」的趨勢。有 些人認為可能會改變未來的教學形態。中文大學在這波教育新浪潮 中也沒有缺席。(見第2至3頁)。 Turning Education Upside Down Do you know who ‘Bill Gates’s favourite teacher’ is? Salman Khan. Precisely, it’s the Khan Academy, the online learning provider created by Khan. In recent years, online learning providers like the Khan Academy, Coursera, edX are gaining popularity. The potential of the ‘flipped classroom’ and the ‘one world schoolhouse’ leads some to think that learning experiences and the traditional paths through higher education will be changed. CUHK plays its role in this new development. (Please read pp. 2–3). P7 中文大學與加州大學在 1965年簽署交流協議,是 中大首份學術合作協定。 CUHK entered into its first exchange agreement with the University of California in 1965. 第四三三期 二零一四年三月四日 No. 433 4 March 2014 P8 「 我一直堅信正義的至高 無上…… 一心一意學法律, 待在這一行,義無反顧。」 ‘ I have always regarded justice to be of paramount importance, and … I have stayed with law without looking back. ’ P6 有人說牛肉麵是台北的飲食鄉愁,敬文書院餐廳或可解 此愁。 Beef noodles are said to quench the culinary nostalgia of Taipei people. Those with such nostalgia may visit the restaurant of C.W. Chu College for their comfort food.