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As we prepare to celebrate our Centenary, we would like to update your contact and personal details so that we can keep you informed of our upcoming anniversary events in the anniversary year (school year 2019-20) as well as news and ongoing development of the school in the years beyond.
Taking this chance, we would also like to solicit your inputs to enrich the repertoire of ideas, quotes, stories, photos or artifacts to facilitate planning for our publications, heritage centre and other possible commemorative production items.
In this regard, please go to our website: www.wahyan.edu.hk and click on the designated page under the tab “100th Anniversary Celebration” on the left to access the online form.
- 2019.07.22 - Dr. So YL '77 (Principal)
Joint School Interview Workshop with MSS (29th June, 2019)
The Joint School Interview Workshop, co-organised by the WYPSA and Marymount Secondary School (MSS), was successfully held at Wah Yan on 29th June, 2019. The turnout this year was particularly encouraging, as more than 70 Wahyanites and 30 Marymountians participated in the event. We are also grateful for the 26 mentors from both schools who volunteered to share their valuable interview experience with all the students.
At 2:15pm, the event began with speeches given by Mrs. Catherine Li, principal of MSS, and Mr. Julian Ng, vice-principal of WYHK. Speeches from Mrs. Irene Tung from the Joint School Mentorship Programme and Mr. Willie Cheng, Vice President of the WYHKPSA, completed the introduction session.
The mentees were divided into twelve groups and had their first workshop in the classrooms. The first session included a self-introduction, one-on-one interview and group discussion. Mentors concluded their sessions with their feedback and reflection.
After the first session, mentees gathered back in the rooftop classroom for a presentation on interview skills. Mentors shared their professional experiences on interview skills and manners. They were greeted with insightful questions by the mentees in the following Q&A session. The groups then returned to the classrooms to participate in a second round of group discussion practice before dismissing at roughly 5:30pm.
We are glad to have received plenty of positive feedback immediately after the event from mentors and mentees alike. The positive responses strongly encourage us to embrace this event and improve even further in the future running of this annual highlight of the Mentorship Programme.
Real Estate Fraternity First Gathering!
On behalf of the Wah Yan Real Estate Fraternity , we would like to invite you all to attend our first gathering with details as follow:
Date: July 10 2019 (Wed)
Venue: 1/F Bar & Bowling Area, Pacific Club, Harbour City
6:00 pm Registration, Drink session starts
7:00 pm Photo session
7:20 pm Welcome speech by Mr Stephen Ng (WYK69)
7:45pm Buffet Dinner starts
HK$120 (Drink only)
HK$480 (Dinner and drink)
- Fee will be collected at the event reception
- - Any surplus will be used to further event for the fraternity group / school donation.
Mr. Stephen Ng 吳天海先生 (WYK 69) is confirmed to attend the event and we are honoured to invite him as a guest speaker to kick off our fraternity group. Mr. Ng is the Chairman of Wharf Group (004) since 2015 and he is also the founding member of Wah Yan One Family Foundation
Prof Francis Lau, BBS 劉紹鈞教授 (WYK55) is also confirmed to attend the event. Prof Lau is the founder of RHL International which is the earliest Chinese established surveying firm and he was made an Honorary University Fellow of HKU.
Mr. Roger Poon (WYK 74) is Associate Director and Head of Leasing Department of Sino Land (083). Prior to joining Sino Group, Mr. Poon was the head of property investment and management of MTRC (066) and Executive Director, Head of Real Estate Strategy, Asia from Goldman Sachs
Both WY Principals will join the event.
- 2019.07.04 - Michael Ho '06 (Real Estate Fraternity)
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