Past Activities 2012 – 2018

2018

Nov 27, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon

Oct 26, 2018 Dinner Gathering

Sep 25, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon

Aug 31, 2018 Dinner Gathering

Jul 31, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon

Jun 29, 2018 Dinner Gathering

May 29, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon

Apr 27, 2018 Dinner Gathering

Mar 27, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon

Feb 23, 2018 Dinner with Mentee

Jan 30, 2018 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon with Mentee

2017

Dec 23, 2017 Saturday Luncheon

Nov 28, 2017 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon – Atlantic Seafood & Dim Sum Restaurant (黃金閣)

Oct 28, 2017 Saturday Luncheon – New Fusion Restaurant

Sep 26, 2017 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon – Atlantic Seafood & Dim Sum Restaurant (黃金閣)

Aug 26, 2017 Saturday Luncheon

Aug 19, 2017 Joint Hong Kong Universities BBQ Party in Oceanside, CA

Aug 12, 2017 Visit the Flight Path Museum and Learning Center and Brunch at Proud Bird

Jul 25, 2017 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon – Atlantic Seafood & Dim Sum Restaurant (黃金閣)

Jun 24, 2017 Saturday Luncheon and Hiking

May 23, 2017 Tuesday Dim Sum Luncheon – Atlantic Seafood & Dim Sum Restaurant (黃金閣)

2016

Oct. 8, 2016 Annual General Meeting & Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

Jan. 30, 2016 Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

2015

June 12, 2015 Convention and Installation Ceremony of 2015/7 Board of Directors at NBC Restaurant in Monterey Park

February 27, 2015 Annual General Meeting & Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

2014

September 27, 2014 Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

Saturday May 3, 2014 Annual General Meeting at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

January 25, 2014 Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

2013

December 7, 2013 Boat Parade Reception at Davenport Island in Huntington Beach

September 28, 2013 Welcome Luncheon for Mentees at Empress Harbor Restaurant in Monterey Park

July 4, 2013 Joint Universities Buffet Dinner with Lawn Bowling & Fireworks at Bowling Green Club in Alhambra

May 10, 2013 Annual Dinner Convention & Installation Ceremony of 2013 Board of Directors at San Gabriel Hilton Hotel with HKU Alumnus Prof. Che Ting Chan 陈子亭教授 Chair Professor of Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology speaking on “The Science of Science Fiction – From Invisibility Cloak to Tractor Beam科幻小说中的科学:从隐形斗篷到牵引光”

February 23, 2013 Chinese New Year Annual General Meeting & Luncheon at Mission 261 Fine Dining to welcome new members and exchange students, and to review the Annual Report, Applications for 2013 Scholarship and Election of new Directors

2012

September 29, 2012 Mid-Autumn Festival Dinner at Capital Seafood Restaurant to welcome new members and exchange students, announce the 2012 Scholarship winner and discuss the HKU Centennial Celebrations.

2011

HKUAASC 22nd Annual Convention (May 6, 2011)

The Annual Convention was well attended by over 100 alumni and friends at the NBC Seafood Restaurant in Monterey Park. To commemorate the 100th Anniversary of HKU and the 1911 Chinese Revolution, HKUAASC invited Professor Hung-Hsiang Chou of UCLA for a keynote speech of “Dr Sun Yat-sen – the Person, the University, and the History.”

Hon. Mike Eng, 17th District State Assembly Member, who have been supporting HKUAASC for many years, installed the Board of Directors for 2011-2013 and presented proclamations to Sheila Chau, Outgoing President and Peter Tong, Incoming President. Two scholarships were presented: one to Michele Lau, daughter of our Alumni Dr. James Lau and Shirley Lau, and one to Cassie Yan, daughter of Alumnus Peter Yan. Cassie is a student of fine arts and showed a slide show of her portfolio of murals and various paintings. Further entertainment was provided by the choir of the Kwong Chow Chinese Association, who sang in Chinese.

2010

HKUAASC 21st Annual Convention  (May 14, 2010)

The Annual Convention was well attended by over 90 alumni and friends at the Mission 261 Restaurant in San Gabriel. State Assembly Member Mike Eng presented proclamations to President Sheila Chau and the two speakers, Dr. Peter Poon and Dr. Kenneth Chan.

Keynote speech: “The Benefits of Space Travel”

Speaker: Dr. Peter Poon, Telecommunications and Missions Systems Manager, JPL, NASA

Dr. Peter Poon is a scientist from Caltech – NASA’s JPL at Pasadena where he spent his 35 plus years in science and space technology. A graduate of HKU majoring in Physics and Mathematics in 1965, Dr. Poon completed his PhD degree at USC and the Advanced Project Management Program at Stanford University.

Dr. Poon made significant contributions towards mission success in projects including Voyager Interstellar Mission, Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn and Titan, Mars Exploration Rovers Spirit & Opportunity, Mass Odyssey, Mars Global Surveyor, Ulysses Mission to the Sun and joint projects with the French and German Space Operations Center.

In 2009, Dr. Poon is recognized by HKU as one of the 43 Distinguished Science Alumni during the 70th anniversary celebration of HKU Science Faculty. He is profiled in Marquis Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who in the World, Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering and Chinese American Who’s Who in USA. Dr. Poon’s wife Mable is a manager at Caltech. Their daughter is a Clinical Instructor in Psychiatry at Stanford University and their son is a graduate of UC Berkeley in EE-Computer.

Slide Presentation on “Medical mission to Guizhou and the Beautiful Shangrila of Yunnan and Sichuan, China.”

by Dr. Kenneth Chan, M.D. Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, USC  M.D., University of Miami.

Past Activities 1996 – 2009