The Centre for Chinese History and Culture (CCHC) visited Pui Ching Middle School

On the morning of July 15, 2020, Zhu Shoutong, director of the Centre for Chinese History and Culture of the University of Macau, and the members of CCHC visit the Macao Pui Ching Middle School. First, they visited the Chinese Cultural Center of the Macao Pui Ching Middle School.The curator Dr. Chunhui Zhong introduced the Chinese Cultural Center a lot of rich collection .

 

Please refer to the Chinese Version for more details: 澳門大學中國歷史文化中心參訪培正中學

Macao Base for Primary & Secondary Education in Humanities & Social Science visit Kwong Tai Middle School

On the morning of July 10th, Zhu Shoutong, director of the Centre for Chinese History and Culture of the University of Macau, Cheang Neng Ian, deputy director, and members of the Centre visited Kwong Tai Middle School. The principal of Kwong Tai Middle School Chan Kin Pong and teachers of Chinese and History warmly received.

Please refer to the Chinese Version for more details: 澳門中小學生人文社科教育基地開啟示範單位考察活動——首次參訪廣大中學

FAH-CCHC student of UM Lin Longping receives award for the Story-Writing Competition “Memorable Moments and World Heritage” held by Cultural Affairs Bureau

In order to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the inscription of the “Historic Centre of Macao” in the World Heritage List, the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC, from its Portuguese acronym) of Macao SAR held a series of activities in 2020. In May, it took the lead in hosting the “Memorable Moments and World Heritage” story solicitation competition, inviting citizens to share the unforgettable fragments and stories of the city, and jointly promote the responsibility of cultural heritage conservation.

The social response to the “Memorable Moments and World Heritage”competition was enthusiastic and there were many participants. UM FAH-CCHC student Lin Longping used the short essay “The Smile of Grandpa” to get out of 400 entries and won a winning prize with 10 other contestants. In the morning of July 1, the award ceremony was held at The Mandarin’s House in the historical city of Macau, the world cultural heritage. Ms. Mok Ian Ian, the Director of Cultural Affairs Bureau of Macao SAR and the famous writer, presented the award certificates to the 10 winners.

Lin Longping said: “Protecting the World Cultural Heritage and Historic Centre of is the responsibility of everyone living in Macao. The first thing of truly protect the Historic Centre of Macao is to learn the story behind every building of the Historic Centre. Only after a thorough understanding of the cultural connotation of the Historic Centre of Macao can we truly fulfill the responsibility of protecting and inheriting the Historic Centre of Macao”

Cultural Affairs Bureau of Macao SAR has issued the ten winning works of this competition to local illustrators to make the postcards of the sites in the historical Centre of Macao for public issuance.

(Award collection: https://edocs.icm.gov.mo/mhd/15/collection.pdf )

 

Picture 1: Award certificate