HKBU receives donation from DC Foundation
Prof. Roland Chin hosted a lunch for the guests
The University recently received a kind donation of HK$1 million from the DC Foundation, designated for the enhancement of the Academy of Film’s teaching facilities and the establishment of the DC Foundation Scholarship for Film students, with the aim of nurturing young talent for the industry.
In recognition of the Foundation’s generosity, a cheque presentation ceremony officiated by Ms. Diana Chen, BBS, JP, Chairman of DC Foundation, as well as Professor Roland T. Chin, President and Vice-Chancellor, was held on 5 October 2016. Guests and HKBU representatives attending the ceremony included representatives of the DC Foundation; Dr. Albert Chau, Vice-President (Teaching and Learning); Professor Frank Fu, MH, JP, Associate Vice-President and Secretary-General of the HKBU Foundation; Professor Emilie Yeh, Director of Academy of Film; Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement; and Mr. Derek Wan, Senior Lecturer of Academy of Film. After the ceremony, Professor Chin hosted a lunch for the guests at his residence Shiu Pong Hall.