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Welcome to CCGEO

Common Core Arrangement 2018-19


  • Prof. Mark McGinley took part in 2018 Institute on General Education and spoke at the panel discussion on the Roles of Science in Global Citizenship on 4 December 2018.

  • Instructors were invited for an informal lunch on 30 November 2018 to share their views and experiences of teaching cluster courses.

  • View exchanges with scholars from Tin Ka Ping Mainland Scholars and Senior Administrators Exchange Programme on 12 November 2018.

  • Student ambassadors were ready to introduce the Core Curriculum to visitors of the Information Day on 27 Oct 2018!

  • (From left) Mr. Chow Sze Chung, Prof. Gong Haomin, Prof. Vincent Leung and Prof. Mark McGinley gathered on 18 October 2018 for screening of “To Live for Food”.

  • Science Unit members welcomed Prof. Bob Stimson (middle) to speak on Quality of Urban Life on 10 May 2018.

  • Prof. Paulina Wong welcomed Dr. Faith Chan, Assistant Professor of University of Nottingham Ningbo, to Lingnan to share his insights on Flood Risk Management on 12 April 2018.

  • Mr. Willy KWONG, Executive Director of the Jane Goodall Institute, shared his ideas about pollution policy in Hong Kong after the screening of “Plastic Ocean” on 22 March 2018.

  • Mr. Allan WONG, Vice President of HK Scrap Plastic Association, shared his thoughts about waste management after the screening of “Plastic China” on 15 March 2018.

  • Science Seminar Series: Prof. ZHANG Kun from Carnegie Mellon University shared the topic about Machine learning on 8 March 2018.

  • Science Seminar Series: Dr. SHU Feng Yue from Qufu Normal University shared about Species Diversity in river basin on 1 March 2018.

  • View exchanges with Japanese scholars on General Education on 15 March 2018.

  • Meeting with scholars from Tohoku University on 9 March 2018.

  • Enthusiastic participation in the science tour organised on Information Day of 21 October 2017.

  • CCGEO, Science Unit and Senior Management joined together at the opening ceremony of our new offices on 17 October 2017.

  • Ms. Kate Brooks (middle front), the director of the award-winning documentary “The Last Animals”, shared her filming experience on wild life protection on 7 September 2017.

    • Prof. Paulina Wong (left), a new member of the Science Unit, will offer exciting cluster courses about urban geography and climate change!

    • Prof. McGinley presented on "Using Mathematical Modelling Approaches to Inform Design of General Education Courses" at 2017 Institute on GE held at CUHK on 30 June 2017.

    • Full house attendance for the seminar "Dance with Sea Turtles - Research and Conservation" given by Dr. LIN Lui, visiting scholar of Science Unit from College of Life Sciences, Hainan Normal University on 1 March 2017.

    • Prof. Jose Wellington Alves dos Santos, visiting scholar of Science Unit, delivered a talk "Ecology of Pastures: Cows, Carbon, Climate” on 9 November 2016.

    • A group photo of Prof. McGinley and students at the seminar "Conserving SE Asian Biodiversity” on 7 April 2016.

    • Prof. Tjonnie Li, Research Assistant Professor of Physics from the CUHK, delivered a distinguished science seminar "Einstein's Messengers: A new window on the Universe” on 4 March 2016 at Lingnan.