Time Capsule Opening cum 25th Anniversary Commemorative Publication Launch

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK) held a ceremony on 27 May 2019 to open a time capsule placed on campus in the 1990s, unearthing a number of items and documents that bear testimony to the transformation of the University.

Among the historical items preserved in the capsule was a letter written by Founding Council Chairman, Dr Simon Ip Sik-on, in 1996 to the current Council Chairman. During the ceremony, Dr Ip passed the letter, which set out the vision and mission of the then Institute, to Professor Frederick Ma Si-hang, the current Council Chairman of the University.

On the same occasion, EdUHK launched its 25th Anniversary Commemorative Publication to pay tribute to teachers. The publication features the stories of 25 individuals in four chapters, namely “Brilliant teachers nurture star students”, “Blessed to have a mentor for life”, “Family of educators” and “Teaching with heart and soul”.

More than 30 alumni including the Chairmen and Committee Members of Alumni Associations, alumni of former Colleges of Education and alumni who graduated in 1995 (i.e. the first cohort of alumni) attended the ceremony to grace the occasion.

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Dragon Boat Festival Rice Dumpling Wrapping Workshop

The Alumni Affairs and Development Office (AADO) organised the “Dragon Boat Festival Rice Dumpling Wrapping Workshop” on 18 May 2019. Alumni and friends, under the guidance of Mrs Anissa Wong Leung Suk Ying, the tutor at Shun Hing Cooking Centre and also our alumna, produced traditional salted meat rice dumplings and lotus seed paste rice dumplings. The place was filled with a happy festive mood celebrating the Dragon Boat Festival.

In addition, AADO is thankful to the tutor and a few of our alumni who attended this workshop for their generosity and donations to The Education University of Hong Kong in supporting the establishment of bursaries to help their juniors in need. We hope that donations will continue to come in to set up more bursaries for helping students with financial difficulties.

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Outstanding Alumni Short Film
Alumna Maria Lam Woon-sum (Headmistress of Ying Wa Primary School, also known as Headmistress Snoopy)

Alumna Maria Lam Woon-sum, who has been engaged in the education profession for forty-five years, has never forsaken the heart of a pure and innocent child. Bursting with vitality every moment, she is very popular with students. She is deeply convinced that education is sacred and meaningful. The words and deeds of an educator become the model for students and will have a significant impact on them. Although Alumna Lam is about to retire, her relationship with her students will not end here for she believes that “a relationship with a student belongs to a lifetime!” She is full of anticipation for retirement and passion for life. Alumna Lam loves the cartoon character, Snoopy, so much so that in her office Snoopy is found everywhere, reflecting the heart of a child’s and gaining herself the name, “Headmistress Snoopy”. To listen to a message from Alumna (Headmistress Snoopy) before her retirement, please click here.


Happy Dragon Boat Festival!


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AGM and Dinner of Grantham College of Education Past Students’ Association


AGM and Reunion of The Graduate Association of Colleges of Education


Art Meet 2019


Alumni Privileges
- PAM Holidays Travel Package Privileges
- Royal Plaza Hotel Dining Privileges
- Other Privileges


輕鬆畫一畫—STEAM Drawing體驗工作坊 (Details in Chinese only)


小技巧、大效果︰「與學生建立互信關係的捷徑」工作坊 (Details in Chinese only)


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