To raise the literacy level and cultural awareness of students, the Chinese Language Teaching Development Centre of the Department of Chinese Language and Literature (Chinese Department), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) organised the ‘Literary CUHK’. After nearly a year’s effort in inviting and judging entries, the awards were recently announced and given to 17 students.
Winners of this year’s competition come from different faculties including Arts, Business, Engineering, Science and Medicine. It is believed that the power of literature is transcending and influential among faculties.
The award-winning essays drew on the variety of features around and about CUHK, humanity and values found expression in the students’ pieces, which is a precious and valuable experience for both writers and readers.