Newsletter No. 369

本刊由香港中文大学资讯处出版,每月出版两期。截稿日期及稿例载于 。 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 我们的目标是……每年约 一千人可出外作一学期或 一学年的交流。 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 种内找到很多有利于 可持续种植的基因。 ... 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. 庄严的一刻 第六十八届大会(新任校长就职典礼暨颁授学位典礼)于12月16日举行(详见后页), 沈祖尧校长(右)从大学校董会主席郑海泉博士(左)接过中文大学钤章。此钤章文 曰「中文大学校长之印」,印文为秦篆,用广泗铜制成,重约一点六公斤,份量不轻。 不过,相对于沈校长的远道重任,则是轻如鸿毛。 P3 我兴起了将一颗小行星命 名为「中文大学」的念头。 I was struck by the idea of naming an asteroid after CUHK.