Newsletter No. 444

444 · 4.10.2014 1 444 04 · 10 · 2014 环 顾世界各地学府,学士后课程人数超越本科生的,比比皆是,似乎不修一 两个硕士学位,难以加强竞争力。话虽如此,本校哲学文学硕士课程学员要 取得的却不是一张职场通行证,而是透解人生密码的哲学世界入场券。里面有甚 毈,就由课程师生在本期特稿现身说法吧。 学习过程的重要性不下于成果,学习范畴也无须拘泥于专业。人事处处长利顺攌大 学毕业后加入高等院校工作至今,从未疏于学习。世事洞明皆学问,她进修的不叫 人事管理课程,所学却能应用于工作,年轻同事不妨听听她的故事。 不是说水火不容吗?余济美教授却向水入手,寻索新的洁净燃料,又一次说明不设规 限是创造知识的门径。「洞明集」为各位介绍这项有趣的研究。 I n institutions of higher learning all over the world, postgraduate programmes often have a higher enrolment than their undergraduate counterparts. The belief that having a couple of Master’s degrees sharpens one’s competitive edge seems quite widespread. That said, the students of the University’s MA in Philosophy programme are not after professional advancement; their aim is to decipher life and the world through the teachings of philosophy. Let them and their teachers tell you what’s in it for them. The importance of learning should not be measured only by the results. Similarly, the contents of learning should not be bound by one’s profession. Director of Personnel Ms. Corinna Lee has not stopped learning since she graduated from college and joined a tertiary institution. Not pursuing further studies in personnel management, yet what she learnt she applied effectively to her job. Younger colleagues may be able to learn a few things from her. Fire and water are opposites, but Prof. Jimmy Yu finds the key to a clean fuel in water, showing once again that thinking out of the box is the pathway to new knowledge. ‘In Plain View’ has more on this interesting research. 目录 Contents 关于哲学,他们想学的是…… What a Myriad of Reasons to Study Philosophy 2 洞明集 In Plain View 4 字里科技 Tech Talks 5 . . . 校园消息 Campus News 6 宣布事项 Announcements 7 舌尖上的中大 CUHK f+b 7 口谈实录 Viva Voce 8 校园流芳 New Addition to Artistic Scene on Campus 位于逸夫书院的芳艳芬艺术传承计划展览馆在8月28日开幕,杨梁燕芳女士(即芳艳芬)( 中 )逾二十位家人及友好出席开幕典礼。 The opening ceremony of the Fong Yim Fun Art Gallery at Shaw College was held on 28 August with more than 20 family members and friends of Mrs. Katie Yang (aka Fong Yim-fun) ( centre ) in attendance. 人事处处长利顺攌谈和谐乐声与工作环境(页8) Director of Personnel Lee Shun-king Corinna on harmony in music and the workplace (p.8)