Newsletter No. 173

News 1
CUHK's First Formal Danish Link 1
Mentor Programmes Flourish in the Colleges 1
CUHK Staff Selected Outstanding Young Person 1
More Research and Conference Grants 2
UC Plays Host to Budding Scholars from Nanjing 2
ICS Reception in Celebration of Several Events 2
Two Colleges Celebrate Anniversaries 2
Features 3
Research Focus: Obesity of Mice and Men 3
Announcements 4
Arrangements for the Fifty-sixth Congregation for the Conferment of Degrees 4
Staff Review of Non-teaching Staff Members 4
Staff Ball 2000 4
The Latest from BFC Fast Food Shop 4
Personalia 5