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Four students receives Jockey Club scholarships
Four Lingnan students were awarded the Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarships in recognition of their outstanding academic and personal achievements. The four scholarship recipients include Wong Tsing-sum from Faculty of Social Science, Yang Yunyi from Faculty of Business, and Fong Kaman and Chu Tsz Hei from Faculty of Arts.
Student receives top award in Belt and Road essay competition
Kevin Xie Zihan, a Year 4 Accounting student, was selected one of the top three awardees in an essay competition on the topic “One Belt One Road: Opportunities for Vietnam?” organised by the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute.
Joint - Universities Putonghua Debate Competition
Lingnan’s Putonghua Debate Team won the 2nd Runnerup in the Joint-Universities Putonghua Debate Competition organised by the Radio & Television Hong Kong (RTHK). In the three rounds of debates conducted, Zhuo Pengxu (Social Sciences Year 4), Tian Haoxuezi (Social Sciences Year 3) and Shen Ruihan (Social Sciences Year 3) were respectively named the best debater.
Student teams win awards in innovation and entrepreneurship competition
Two Lingnan student teams won awards in the “Challenge Cup” National Competition – Hong Kong Regional Final, Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition 2016. One of the teams won First Class Award in the “Social Enterprise” division of the competition’s “Entrepreneurship Category” with their project entitled "Xpotential Sanitation Group" while another team was awarded Second Class Award in the same category with their "Elite Recycling Enterprise".
Student teams win awards in China College Students Entrepreneurship Competition
Two Lingnan student teams have won awards in the China College Students Entrepreneurship Competition 2016 held at Chengdu, China, including one Gold Award in the “Entrepreneurship Proposal” category and one Silver Award in the “Social Enterprise” category.
Student team wins award in Q-Mark Slogan King Poster Competition
A team of four Lingnan students won the Silver Award and “Facebook Most-liked Award” in the Q-Mark Slogan King Poster Competition organised by the Hong Kong Q-Mark Council.
Men's Alumni Rowing Team won championship
In the 9th Jackie Chan Challenge Cup Hong Kong Universities Rowing Championships held on 13 and 14 August, Lingnan’s Men’s and Women’s Alumni Rowing Teams won the championship and 2nd runner-up in the Men’s Coxed Eight and Women’s Alumni Coxed Eight race respectively.
Men's Basketball Team shines at inter-universities tournament
Lingnan’s Men’s Basketball Team won the 1st Runner-up against The City University of Hong Kong in the final of the AXA League Inter-universities Basketball Tournament 2016 held on 11 September.
Men's Basketball Team won championship at Jackie Chan Challenge Cup
Men’s Basketball Team of Lingnan University won the championship at the final of the 20th Jackie Chan Challenge Cup Hong Kong Universities Tournament held on 5 November.
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