Newsletter No. 264

News 1
Li Ka Shing Foundation Donates HK$100 million and Grants First Chair Professorship to CUHK 1
VC Urges Freshmen to Embrace the World 1
CUHK Math Graduates Pursue Ph.D. Studies in US on Full Scholarship 1
Lecture by World-class Mathematician 1
Lecture by Renowned Economist 2
Eight Non-Teaching Staff Honoured for Exemplary Service 2
School of Law Lunch Reception 2
Discussion on Corporate Governance and Accounting Research in China and Asia 2
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography Sets up Asian Test Centre 2
CUHK Teams Shine at National University Handball Championships 2
Promoting Health Education in Hong Kong's Pre-schoolers 3
New Books 3
Personalia 4
Service to the Community and International Organizations 5
Announcements 6
Professorial Appointment 6
Annual Academic Staff Review and Staff Development Grants Applications/Nominations 6
Staff Development Grants/Programmes 2006-07 6
Library Closure 6
Vice-Chancellor's Cup 2005 and Fun Fair 6
Mexican Night 7
2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Health Promotion in Conjunction with 2nd International Conference on Tai Chi Chuan 7
Hepatitis Awareness Campaign 7
Art Museum Exhibition 7