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HKBU to confer honorary doctoral degrees on five distinguished persons in November

27 Sep 2018

HKBU will confer honorary doctoral degrees on (clockwise from left top): Mrs Doreen Chan, Dr Philip Chen, Dr Ko Wing-man, Professor Michael Schudson, and Professor Shi Yigong.
HKBU will confer honorary doctoral degrees on (clockwise from left top): Mrs Doreen Chan, Dr Philip Chen, Dr Ko Wing-man, Professor Michael Schudson, and Professor Shi Yigong.

HKBU will confer honorary doctoral degrees at its Commencement on 19 November on five distinguished persons for their outstanding and professional achievements as well as their remarkable contributions to society.

 

Mrs Doreen Chan, veteran banker, and Dr Philip Chen, distinguished business executive and prominent community leader, will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Business Administration, honoris causa. Dr Ko Wing-man, eminent leader in public health services in Hong Kong, and Professor Michael Schudson, world-leading scholar of journalism, will be bestowed the degree of Doctor of Social Sciences, honoris causa. Professor Shi Yigong, prominent structural biophysicist, will receive the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa. For more details, please visit: https://cpro.hkbu.edu.hk/en/press_release/detail/HKBU-to-confer-honorary-doctoral-degrees-on-five-distinguished-persons/.