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Distinguished Alumni Award recipients inspire students at sharing forum

2021.6.24

Distinguished Alumni Award recipients (from left) Mr Louis Yan, Dr Cathy Lui, Mr Albert Au and Mr William Yeung share their valuable experience with the audience and moderator Mr Andrew Lau (first from right), Part-time Lecturer of the Department of Journalism.

Members of the University's senior management team show their gratitude to the four outstanding alumni.


Around 100 students, alumni and guests join the Forum.

The Seventh Distinguished Alumni Award Sharing Forum was organised by the Alumni Affairs Office on 15 June, and around 100 students, alumni and guests attended in person or participated online.

At the Forum, the four outstanding Award recipients – Mr Albert Au, Dr Cathy Lui, Mr Louis Yan and Mr William Yeung – shared their fascinating career stories, personal development experience and insights. 

In his welcoming remarks, Dr Clement Chen, Chairman of the Council and the Court, expressed his appreciation to the four Award recipients for their unfailing support of their alma mater and their significant contributions to society. He encouraged students and young graduates to learn from the success of these distinguished alumni, and he urged them to strive to achieve their goals. Professor Alexander Wai, President and Vice-Chancellor of HKBU, also shared an update on the University’s latest developments and its recent research achievements.