New Asia College
Motto in English
|Sincerity and intelligence|
|Dean||Siumi Maria Tam|
|Affiliations||The Chinese University of Hong Kong|
|New Asia College|
New Asia College was founded in 1949 by Chinese scholars Ch'ien Mu (Qian Mu), Tang Junyi (Tang Chun-i), and Zhang Pijie (Tchang Pi-kai), in Hong Kong, then a British dependency, after the Communist victory in mainland China.
In 1963, the College joined forces with United College and Chung Chi College to form the Chinese University of Hong Kong under a charter granted by the Legislative Council of Hong Kong. The College has since then become a research and educational hub for Confucian philosophy and Chinese studies.
Presidents & Heads
College Heads (1977-Present)
- 7. Prof. Ambrose King (1977-1985)
- 8. Prof. Lin Tzong-biau (1985-1992)
- 9. Prof. Leung Ping-chung (1992-2002)
- 10. Prof. Henry N.C. Wong (2002-2010)
- 11. Prof. Shun Kwong-loi (2010-2013)
- 12. Prof. Henry N.C. Wong (2014-present)
- Vincent Cheng (1973) — chairman of HSBC China (2005–11); chairman of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (2005–10)
- Lavender Cheung (1993) — news anchor at Cable TV Hong Kong (1998–2009)
- Man-kwong Cheung (1978) — member of the Legislative Council from the Education constituency (1991–97, 1998-2012); president of the Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union (1990–2010)
- Ming-kwai Lee (1972) — Commissioner of Police (2003–07)
- Sammy Leung (1994) — DJ, MC, and actor
- Lap-Chee Tsui (1972) — geneticist; vice-chancellor and president of the University of Hong Kong (2002–14)
- Ying-shih Yu (1952) — historian; tenured professor at Harvard University, Yale University, and Princeton University
- "About New Asia: History". Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
- "Presidents & College Heads".
- "Honorary Fellow A Citation Cheng Hoi Chuen, Vincent, OBE, JP" (PDF). Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "Alumni Organisations>>Local Associations>>Faculties/Departments". Chinese University of Hong Kong Alumni Affairs Office. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "An address given by The Honourable Cheung Man Kwong, BSSc" (PDF). Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "Mr LEE Ming Kwai, Dick". Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "YUNA 20th Reunion". Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "First Academic Lecture to Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of New Asia College, CUHK Professor Lap-chee Tsui Speaks on "New Asia．Genes"". Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "LapCheeTsuiCV" (PDF). University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
- "Professor Yu Ying-shih". Chinese University of Hong Kong. Retrieved 28 July 2016.
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