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Department of Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies

翻譯、傳譯及跨文化研究系

Mentoring and Student Activities

Dr Catherine Chan and Equity Scholarship Awards Ceremony / Mentoring Talks by HKBU Career Centre and TRAN Alumni

 

It was our great honour to have invited the scholarship donor Dr Catherine Chan of Equity Financial Press Ltd., joined by Professor Mette Hjort, the Dean of Arts, to a ceremony to present scholarship awards to our BA and MA students with outstanding academic performance. The event was held on 6 February 2021. The second part of the event was a thematic talk by Ms. Penny Lo of HKBU Career Centre and alumni sharing by two TRAN alumni Mr. Pilot Tse and Ms. Queenie Law.

 

 


 

Mentoring Concert

 

A mentoring activity was organised on 23 April 2019, which was a music-sharing session by the Nur Collective.

 

 

 

Sharing session by music performers

 

 

Reaction of the audience

 

 

Music performance

 

 

Group photo

 

 


 

Translation Society

 

Organizing academic societies is an exciting part of university life. Inaugurated in April each year, the Translation Society organizes and coordinates activities for translation students of all years in the Programme, including orientation camp, orientation night, high table dinner and the Academic Week. The committee, comprised of students in their second year of study, seeks to cultivate a professional attitude amongst members through co-curricular and extra-curricular studies and projects.

 

One of the highlights and traditions of the Society is the organization of Academic Week. The event focusses on a specific theme each year and usually features a talk, an exhibition and book sales on the campus. The themes of the Academic Week included "Subtitles Translation", "Interpreting" and "Martial Arts Translation", to name only a few. Through the organization of various activities in the Academic Week, the discipline was promoted to students with other majors.

 

The Society is currently dormant, but we can still feel the happniess of the Society from the photos!