Newsletter No. 433

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 . 翻转教学 你知道被称为「比尔.盖茨最喜欢的老师」是谁吗?是萨曼.可汗 (Salman Khan),或者应说,是他创办的网上教学课程平台─ 可汗学院。近年像可汗学院、Coursera或edX之类的网上课程大行 其道,掀起「翻转课室」风潮,更有迈向「全球大学堂」的趋势。有 些人认为可能会改变未来的教学形态。中文大学在这波教育新浪潮 中也没有缺席。(见第2至3页)。 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 中文大学与加州大学在 1965年签署交流协议,是 中大首份学术合作协定。 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 「 我一直坚信正义的至高 无上…… 一心一意学法律, 待在这一行,义无反顾。」 ‘ I have always regarded justice to be of paramount importance, and … I have stayed with law without looking back. ’ P6 有人说牛肉面是台北的饮食乡愁,敬文书院餐厅或可解 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.