1 From the Editor
Interview with the President
2 Building strategically on the past, soaring to greater heights in the future
Special Features
4 Symbol of transformation
– An interview with Professor Matthew Lee Kwok-on,
Vice-President (Development & External Relations)
5 The “conservative radical” philanthropist
– An interview with Dr David Harilela,
Honorary Doctor of Business Administration
Alumni Insights
6 Like father, like son
7 A family where education begins at home
8 Sowing the seeds of love
CityU Pride
10 QS rankings success
Research Assessment Exercise affirms CityU’s research excellence
Strong position maintained in ARWU ranking
Young faculty thrive in early career scheme awards
Staff accomplishments
11 Other highlights
12 Alumni and student achievements
Alumni Expert Column
14 Boosting your memory
By alumnus and media veteran Li Chan-wing
Myriad Events Strengthen Bonding
16 Learning and links deepen commitment and community spirit
18 Affinity receptions leave fresh graduates with evocative memories
Strengthening cohesiveness in Homecoming Month
19 Advisory Committee
Global Alumni Networks
20 Mainland groups gather pace in support of CityU
21 Inaugural Japan exchange tour breaks fresh ground
Singapore get-together builds up bonds
Networks extend to North America
22 Upcoming Events
Celebrating the Caring Spirit
23 CityU Alumni Giving Club inspires generosity
24 Convocation strengthens alumni’s support for CityU and beyond
26 Alumni associations pave the way to unity
28 Caring spirit continues to prosper through Alumni Ambassador Scheme
Alumni Connection
30 Deepen your ties with CityU’s lifetime community
31 Alumni data update form
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