July 2014 Issue

Alumni Soccer League 2014 - 12 Matches, 4 Teams, 1 Champion
This summer, some real exciting events are on for sports in Yew Chung. Especially arranged for alumni, the first ever Yew Chung Alumni Soccer League will be held on four Saturdays between 19th July to 16th August, 2014. We are pleased to have 4 teams of alumni from 2003 to very recent ones from 2014 participating together in this event.

Let's Join the 2014 Alumni Homecoming Day
Our annual Almni Homecoming Day this year will be held on 16th August, 2014. Sports is the main teme this year, as we will be hosting the final match of the first-ever Alumni Soccer League in addition to the annual Alumni Basketball Tournament on the day. The event will begin with the Basketball Tournament at 8:30am, followed by networking and refreshments session for all , and finally the grand finale matches of the Alumni Soccer League to determine the champion team. Trophies and medals will be awarded after the final match. 

Alumni Career Sharing Session
This year, the University Guidance Office will join hands with the Yew Chung Alumni Relations Office and CALST team to organize a Career Week, which will take place from the 22nd to the 24th of September. In line with that, Yew Chung ALumni Association (YCAA) will organize the Alumni Career Sharing Session on 20 September, 2014 right before the career week. This is a new initiative of the YCAA which aims to help students explore their interests and interact with alumni in their desired industry. 

Yew Chung Founder's Day 2014
This year marks our third annual Founder's Day, commemoratin the founding of Yew Chung by Madam Tsang Chor Hang. This special event will be held on the 10th Oceober 2014 this year. Activities for this event are already under planning by the schools, and we, the Alumni Relations Office, believe that these will be exciting and fun occasions to gather alumni with current students of the school. So pencil in the date on your diaries whilst plans are being confirmed for the big day! Event datils will be sent out soon. Save the date and see you on the 10th October 2014 to celebrate together the third Yew Chung Founder's Day!

Yew Chung Alumni on LinkedIn!
We are pleased to announce that very recently a connection of Yew Chung Alumni members has been established on the social networking platform LinkedIn. These connnections include alumni from Hong Kong, Shanghai,Beijing and other Yew Chung campuses, consisting of graduates from as early as 1995 up until recent years. Our connections have been rapidly developing on LinkedIn, with the number of connections currently over 200. 

Yew Chung Alumni Membership Card and Privileges 2014
Following the official release of the brand-new alumni membership card in late June this year, applications for the card have kept coming in. All graduates and past students, who have studies in Yew Chung for at least 1 academic year, are eligible to apply. The membership card will serve as the official documentary identification of you as the alumni upon your visits to the school campus. We are also very pleased to announce a new set of privileges for holders of this card. Agreements have been made with several restaurants for discounts and offers. 

London Alumni Gathering 2014
The annual London Alumni Gathering this year took place in April. Representatives from Hong Kong spent a week in and around London, visiting alumni based on their location, and holding several alumni gatherings. Their itineraries took them around London into cities including Bath, Plymouth, Cambridge, Oxford and Cheltenham. 

"Rediscover and Reconnect" Alumni Gathering in Hong Kong, 2014
On 7th June, over 35 alumni and members of staff were brought together in a speical alumni gathering organised by the Yew Chung Alumni Relations Office. The event, named "Rediscover and Reconnect" aimed to connect alumni from different years levels, provide an update on current school activities, and an overview on the direction of future alumni activities. Our alumni certainly did enjoy meeing each other again and catching up, reminisce the old classroom and the campus! We were very glad you come back and we look forward to have more gatherings for our growing family of alumni.


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Yew Chung Alumni Relations Office (http://www.yewchungalumni.com)
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