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  • 12/01/2015

    Successful Presentations: It’s All about the Message

    Co-organized with The Independent Learning Centre (ILC), the Library was pleased to offer this presentation skills workshop for research postgraduate students. The workshop was held at the Idea Exchange of the University Library.

    This workshop covered the key strategies that participants should use to plan and deliver presentations to capture audiences' attention and effectively convey their message. The participants discussed common areas of difficulty, and participated in a number of practise presentation activities. They also learned how to design and use visual aids effectively, as well as deal with questions.

    Instructor: Ms. Elsie Christopher, Director of ILC
    Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m....

  • 12/01/2015 to 22/01/2015

    錢穆圖書館藏品展(藝術複製品) Exhibition of Ch'ien Mu Library Collection - Art Reproduction

    Introduction

    Over the years, the University Library System has acquired very finely reproduced artworks recommended by the Department of Fine Arts. The originals of these works are housed in museums such as National Palace Museum, Taipei, Shanghai Museum, and British Museum. The reproductions are made by specialists such as the Nigensha Publishing Co. Ltd. in Japan. Because a high standard of professional and specialized reproduction skill is required, only experts can distinguish the reproduced item from the...

  • 15/12/2014 to 02/01/2015

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

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    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

    許思樂孫煖聯展 Joint Exhibition of Hui Sze Lok Serene & Suen Nuen Amy

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  • 21/11/2014

    Speaker: Mr. Adrian Chow (周博賢先生)
    Host: Dr. Chan Yin Ha (陳燕遐博士)
    Date: 21 November 2014(Fri)
    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    Language: Cantonese
    Enquiry: 3943 8733 or email to powerofwords@cuhk.edu.hk

    Dialogues in the Arts: Ringing Era, Singing Our Songs 藝文縱談: 敲響時代, 唱自己的歌Dialogues in the Arts: Ringing Era, Singing Our Songs 藝文縱談: 敲響時代, 唱自己的歌...

  • 18/11/2014

    Publishing with The Chinese University Press: Academic Journals and Books

    The Chinese University Press (CUP) is a world-renowned publisher devoted to China and Hong Kong studies, located right on CUHK campus. As a bilingual scholarly publisher, CUP publishes books of a diverse array of academic disciplines, with a particular focus on Humanities and Social Sciences. It also publishes a number of academic journals, including The China Review , an SSCI English journal. This talk was arranged to share with faculty members and postgraduate students insiders' tips about how to get journal articles and book manuscripts published.

    Topics covered:

    Preparation before submitting your research paper How to find the most suitable publisher/journal? How to make a submission...
  • 17/11/2014 to 28/11/2014

    小國寡民 - 鄭美倫、何幸兒、梁靜美、莫亭殷聯展 Joint Exhibition of Cheng Mei Lun, Ho Hang Yi, Leung Ching Mei, Mok Ting-yan

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    小國寡民 - 鄭美倫、何幸兒、梁靜美、莫亭殷聯展 Joint Exhibition of Cheng Mei Lun, Ho Hang Yi, Leung Ching Mei, Mok Ting-yan

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  • 14/11/2014

    The Library organized the third Research Café in Nov 2014. The Research Café is a service to provide a series of informal and engaging events where research postgraduate students can get together, network, present their research, exchange ideas across disciplines, and polish presentation skills.

    Themes: Nature and Automation

    I. Short Talk : Interdisciplinary research: bridging gaps between traditional and emerging sciences
    Speaker: Prof. Amos P.K. TAI, Assistant Professor, Earth System Science Programme, Faculty of Science

    Research Café in Nov 2014 「研究茶座」:二零一四年十一月

    II....

  • 07/11/2014

    The Library arranged a presentation skills discussion workshop at the Idea Exchange for research postgraduate students. This discussion workshop aimed to raise participants' awareness of the preparation process of an informative presentation.

    It covered topics such as audience analysis, building speaker confidence, organizational patterns for informative speeches, quality visual aids, and question-and-answer skills. Participants had the opportunities to share their own research interests with the audience.

    Instructor: Mr. Eddy Li, Lecturer, English Language Teaching Unit
    Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: Idea Exchange, Research Commons, 1/F, University Library

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  • 06/11/2014

    Publishing in Biology and Medicine Open Access Journals

    BioMed Central is a leading open access publisher with a portfolio of over 260 peer-reviewed journals spanning all areas of biology, biomedicine and medicine. This presentation offered advice on how to prepare a manuscript for submission, how to choose an appropriate journal, open access publishing and what BioMed Central had to offer.

    Topics covered:

    What editors and reviewers look for in a manuscript Choosing a biomedicine journal Things to consider before submission Publication ethics Open access publishing BioMed Central

    Speaker: Dr. Maria Kowalczuk, Deputy Biology Editor, BioMed Centra
    Time: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Language: English
    Venue: User Education Room 1, G/F, University......

  • 03/11/2014

    The Library arranged a seminar with Figshare and Digital Science on new tools for managing research on Nov 3, 2014 (Mon) for academics, researchers and research students.

    Figshare allows users to upload any file format to be made visualisable in the browser so that figures, datasets, videos, papers, posters, presentations, code and filesets can be disseminated in a way that the current scholarly publishing model does not allow.

    Altmetric for Institutions tracks both social media and traditional media associated with a researcher's articles, including tweets, blog posts, Mendeley readers, Nature news, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and the BBC. The attention from these outlets allows an article to be assigned an "Altmetric score" and a badge showing the...

  • 03/11/2014 to 14/11/2014

    付累 - 陳伊婷朱仟青聯展 Exhaustion - Joint Exhibition of Chan Yi Ting & Chu Chin Ching

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    付累 - 陳伊婷朱仟青聯展 Exhaustion - Joint Exhibition of Chan Yi Ting & Chu Chin Ching

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  • 31/10/2014

    Date: 31 October 2014 (Fri)
    Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Language: Putonghua
    Enquiry: 3943 1598

    Organised by The office of Arts Administrator and co-organised by The CUHK Library.

    Arts and Life - Dialogue between Dr. Gao Xingjian and Mr. Leung Man Tao 藝術與人生: 高行健與梁文道對談...

  • 20/10/2014 to 31/10/2014

    「塐」- 吳羽茜,莫曉彤,劉曼堃三人聯展 SÙ - Joint Exhibition of Ng Yu Sai, Mok Hiu Tung & Liu Mankun

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    「塐」- 吳羽茜,莫曉彤,劉曼堃三人聯展 SÙ - Joint Exhibition of Ng Yu Sai, Mok Hiu Tung & Liu Mankun

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  • 09/10/2014 to 06/11/2014

    Tutor: Venerable Chang Zhan (常展法師)
    Date:
    1. 9 October 2014 (Thur)
    2. 23 October 2014 (Thur)
    3. 6 November 2014 (Thur)
    Time: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Quota: 40
    Language: Cantonese
    Enquiry: Learning Garden 3943 9730, Email liblc@lib.cuhk.edu.hk  OR
    Dr. Sandy Hoi (許韻馨博士) 3943 1576

    Co-organised by the Dharma Drum Mountain Hong Kong Centre & the Chinese University of Hong Kong Library

    Meditation Workshop - A Touch of Chan 「禪的體驗」禪修工作坊...

  • 06/10/2014 to 17/10/2014

    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

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    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

    陳雍希個人展 Lucid Dream - Solo exhibition by Christie Yung Hei Chan

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  • 30/09/2014 to 28/10/2014

    Tutor: Nate Chan (陳芊憓)
    Date: 1. 30 September 2014 (Tue)
    2. 7 October 2014 (Tue)
    3. 14 October 2014 (Tue)
    4. 21 October 2014 (Tue)
    5. 28 October 2014 (Tue)
    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    Venue: Multi-purpose Room 2
    Fee: $200
    Quota: 20
    Medium of instruction: Cantonese
    Registration: Complete a registration form, together with the original copy of the deposit receipt and submit it to the ILC General Office, 1/F of United College Wu Chung Multimedia Library
    Deadline: 5:00 p.m. 23 September 2014 (Tue)
    Enquiry: 3943 8733

    The workshop is co-organized by CUHK Library and the Power of Words.

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  • 22/09/2014 to 03/10/2014

    「本我 - 我的心靈空間」-吳瑋琪 香港首個個人油畫展 'id – the Space for My Soul' Vicky Ng’s First Solo Exhibition in Hong Kong

    Curriculum vitae

    Born in Hong Kong. Being a young emerging artist, Vicky Ng is also the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Creative Art Association, the member of Hong Kong Society for Education in Art, the member of the Korea Culture Art Research Institute. She is devoted in Art and Counseling work. Vicky Ng is currently working for youth counseling as well as children's art.

    The artist is interested in exploring the inner world of people. Her...

  • 22/09/2014 to 24/09/2014

    The SMART-Boards are available at Group Study Room 18 and the collaborative zone of the Learning Garden. The Library is pleased to offer 5 identical sessions of IT workshops below to introduce basic functions and features of SMART-Board.

    Date and Time:
    1. 22 September 2014 (Mon) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. (Cantonese)
    2. 22 September 2014 (Mon) 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Cantonese)
    3. 23 September 2014 (Tue) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. (Putonghua)
    4. 23 September 2014 (Tue) 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Putonghua)
    5. 24 September 2014 (Wed) 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. (English)

    Venue: Open Forum

    Topics covered:
    1. Basic functions and features;
    2. SMART Notebook Software: Toolbar and Side-tabs;
    3. SMART Notebook Software: Gallery...

  • 19/09/2014

    Speaker: Yuen Chi Hung (雄仔叔叔)
    Date: 19 September 2014 (Fri)
    Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

    Language: Cantonese
    Enquiry: 3943 8733 or email to powerofwords@cuhk.edu.hk

    Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?Dialogues in the Arts: Imagination, Where From? 藝文縱談: 想像何來?...

  • 17/09/2014 to 17/10/2014

    「蕭紅與東北作家作品展」 Book Exhibition on Xiao Hung and the Northeast Writers

    Introduction

    In collaboration with the Power of Words, a book exhibition on 'Xiao Hong and the Northeast Writers' is being held in the New Asia College Ch'ien Mu Library. Selected works of the Northeast writers including Xiao Hong, Xiao Jun, Duanmu Hongliang and Luo Binji are exhibited in the lobby area of the Library.

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    「蕭紅與東北作家作品展」 Book Exhibition on Xiao Hung and the Northeast Writers

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