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Congratulations to Prof. POO Mu-chou on being awarded the Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship

Congratulations to Prof. POO Mu-chou on being conferred the Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship (2019) by the Research Grants Council in recognition of his excellent achievement under the disciplines of the Humanities and Social Sciences Panel. Prof. POO’s awarded project “The Imagined Paradise: The Netherworld in Ancient Egypt and China” looks into and compares the social cognitions of ancient Egyptians and Chinese on the netherworld, and the impact of these cognitions on people’s daily lives in the two eras.

 


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Acting Appointment

Prof. LAI Ming Chiu, Chairman, is on leave from 23 February to 5 March 2021. During his absence, Prof. CHEUNG Sui Wai serves as the Acting Chairman.

 


Upcoming Events

CUHK History Day 2021

13 March 2021 (Saturday)
CUHK History Day 2021
Date: 13 March 2021 (Saturday)
Time: 9:30am-11:30am
Venue: Conducted online via Zoom
Language: Cantonese
Enquiry: 3943 7117

Please click here for details and online registration.

 


For teachers and students who have information to share with the Department,
please email your articles in both Chinese and English to chanfiona@cuhk.edu.hk by 4:00pm every Monday.

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