The Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence Programme of The Chinese University of Hong Kong

7 November 2018 - 10 November 2018

Opening Ceremony cum Keynote Speech - “Embrace the Unexpected”: 7:00pm-8:30pm (7 Nov, Wed)

A Multidimensional View: Positivity towards Life and Death cum Closing Ceremony : 11:00am – 12:30pm (10 Nov, Sat)

CUHK Campus

Alumna Mrs. YIU SHAM Yuen Dorothy

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Event Details:

The Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence Programme aims to invite our distinguished alumni members from around the world to return to their alma mater for a series of specially designed activities, through which they will share their rich life experience as an inspiration for our students, colleagues and alumni. The first incumbent of DARP is Mrs. Dorothy YIU (1973/ United College/ Social Work), a veteran social worker and founder of the Chinese Cancer & Chronic Illness Society of Victoria, Australia.

During her stay at CUHK, she will engage in interactive dialogues with CUHK members via various activities below:
• Opening ceremony cum Keynote Speech - “Embrace the Unexpected” (7 Nov, 7-8:30pm)
• In-Depth Dialogue: Yum Cha with Distinguished Alumna (8 Nov, 9:30-11am) • Lunch Talk - “How to take care elderly family members with illness” (8 Nov, 1-2pm)
• Life Education Series I: The Practice of Loss and Grief Counselling (8 Nov, 3-5pm) • Night Talk @ Adam Schall Residence (8 Nov, 8-9:30pm)
• I.CARE Community Research Scheme – Home Visit for Solitary Elderly in Public Estate (9 Nov, 10-11:30am)
• Life Education Series II: Practical Tips on Positive Thinking (9 Nov, 2-3:30pm)
• A Multidimensional View: Positivity towards Life and Death cum Closing Ceremony (10 Nov, 11am-12:30pm)

More details:
Registration link for Opening and Closing Ceremony:

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