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Student activities

  • Australia

The CNU Australian Situational Learning Camp

2014 Australian English Study Camp group photo inside Southern Cross University

2014 Australian English Study Camp group photo inside Southern Cross University

Students Alyssa Lin and Karol Lin (Department of Applied Foreign Language) enjoy a view of the Gold Coast from the Q1 Observation Deck

Students Alyssa Lin and Karol Lin (Department of Applied Foreign Language) enjoy a view of the Gold Coast from the Q1 Observation Deck

Jason Chen (Department of Pharmacy) gets a rare close up of dolphins at SeaWorld

Jason Chen (Department of Pharmacy) gets a rare close up of dolphins at SeaWorld

Joey Lee (Department of Pharmacy) deep in conversation with a student from India

Joey Lee (Department of Pharmacy) deep in conversation with a student from India

Making chocolate crackles in a practical English class

Making chocolate crackles in a practical English class

A game of beach cricket with teacher Rose

A game of beach cricket with teacher Rose

Australia’s favorite fast food – fish and chips.

Australia’s favorite fast food – fish and chips.

Outdoor English class – CNU students conscientiously preparing for a speaking activity

Outdoor English class – CNU students conscientiously preparing for a speaking activity

A steak lunch to celebrate after a morning of successful oral presentations.

A steak lunch to celebrate after a morning of successful oral presentations.

Director of Southern Cross University English Language Center Ms. Suzanne Neeson presents a commemorative plaque to chair of the CNU Language Center, Dr. Damien Trezise

Director of Southern Cross University English Language Center Ms. Suzanne Neeson presents a commemorative plaque to chair of the CNU Language Center, Dr. Damien Trezise

Students on the CNU 2012 Australian Situational Learning Camp pause for a group photo at the Point Danger lookout, at Tweed Heads, New South Wales.

Students on the CNU 2012 Australian Situational Learning Camp pause for a group photo at the Point Danger lookout, at Tweed Heads, New South Wales.

Students on the CNU 2012 Australian Situational Learning Camp outside the Skypoint building in Surfer’s Paradise, Queensland.

Students on the CNU 2012 Australian Situational Learning Camp outside the Skypoint building in Surfer’s Paradise, Queensland.

Group discussions were at the center of all English classes, with snacks and drinks welcome. Quite a different learning atmosphere for these CNU students.

Group discussions were at the center of all English classes, with snacks and drinks welcome. Quite a different learning atmosphere for these CNU students.

Who wouldn’t be excited to explore the white sandy beaches of the Gold Coast?

Who wouldn’t be excited to explore the white sandy beaches of the Gold Coast?

It didn’t take long for the CNU students to make friends with some of the local students. Even eating lunch was an English lesson.

It didn’t take long for the CNU students to make friends with some of the local students. Even eating lunch was an English lesson.

CNU students Alex Hsu (Applied Foreign Languages) and Cloud Chen (Medical Chemistry) with a new friend from Southern Cross University.

CNU students Alex Hsu (Applied Foreign Languages) and Cloud Chen (Medical Chemistry) with a new friend from Southern Cross University.

A visit to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary was a test of nerve for some, but no problem for Mia Chan (Applied Foreign Languages).

A visit to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary was a test of nerve for some, but no problem for Mia Chan (Applied Foreign Languages).

Lily Chan(Pharmacy) took the opportunity to hug a koala. But who would have guessed such a cute little animal would smell so bad?

Lily Chan(Pharmacy) took the opportunity to hug a koala. But who would have guessed such a cute little animal would smell so bad?

Director of the Southern Cross University English Center Ms. Suzanne Neeson presents a commemorative plaque to chair of the CNU Foreign Language Center, Dr. Damien Trezise.

Director of the Southern Cross University English Center Ms. Suzanne Neeson presents a commemorative plaque to chair of the CNU Foreign Language Center, Dr. Damien Trezise.

A CNU student stands by to snap a humpback whale surfacing on its migration north.

A CNU student stands by to snap a humpback whale surfacing on its migration north.

CNU students on the 2013 Australian Situational English Learning Camp, attending the National Aborigines and Islander’s Day celebration of indigenous culture at Southern Cross University.

CNU students on the 2013 Australian Situational English Learning Camp, attending the National Aborigines and Islander’s Day celebration of indigenous culture at Southern Cross University.

Students on the 2013 Australian Situational English Learning Camp trying Australia’s favorite fast food – Fish and Chips.

Students on the 2013 Australian Situational English Learning Camp trying Australia’s favorite fast food – Fish and Chips.

CNU students watching the dolphin display at SeaWorld, on the Australian Gold Coast.

CNU students watching the dolphin display at SeaWorld, on the Australian Gold Coast.

CNU students having discussions with other international students, from South Korea, China, Mali and India.

CNU students having discussions with other international students, from South Korea, China, Mali and India.

CNU students Karen Wu (Cosmetic Science), Jarvan Liu (Applied Foreign Languages), Janette Huang (Medical Chemistry), and Celine Huang (Leisure Management) exchanging experiences with two Indian students at the English Language Center of Southern Cross University.

CNU students Karen Wu (Cosmetic Science), Jarvan Liu (Applied Foreign Languages), Janette Huang (Medical Chemistry), and Celine Huang (Leisure Management) exchanging experiences with two Indian students at the English Language Center of Southern Cross University.

  • Japan

Student visit in the summer of 2012

One year after the 2011 tsunami, CNU students visited Tohoku Pharmaceutical University and take a photo at a scenic spot in Sendai City.

One year after the 2011 tsunami, CNU students visited Tohoku Pharmaceutical University and take a photo at a scenic spot in Sendai City.

Visiting students from CNU in the training pharmacy at Tohoku Pharmaceutical University. A pharmacy teacher displays a prescription.

Visiting students from CNU in the training pharmacy at Tohoku Pharmaceutical University. A pharmacy teacher displays a prescription.

Students from CNU inspect master’s theses in the library of Tohoku Pharmaceutical University.

Students from CNU inspect master’s theses in the library of Tohoku Pharmaceutical University.

CNU medical trainees on a study tour to Japan in 2012 pause for a photograph outside the library of Tokushima Bunri University.

CNU medical trainees on a study tour to Japan in 2012 pause for a photograph outside the library of Tokushima Bunri University.

CNU students on the campus of Hoshi University in Japan, 2012.

CNU students on the campus of Hoshi University in Japan, 2012.

CNU students with a simulation paTyant in the hospital training ward of the internship division of Hoshi University, Japan, 2012.

CNU students with a simulation paTyant in the hospital training ward of the internship division of Hoshi University, Japan, 2012.

Scholarly visits & exchange

  • China

President of CNU, Professor Lee Suen-Zone (third from left) visits Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xian, Shaanxi, China.

President of CNU, Professor Lee Suen-Zone (third from left) visits Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xian, Shaanxi, China.

  • Indonesia

On April 27, 2013, two teachers accompanied four outstanding students from the Department of Childhood Education and Nursery to the kindergarten division of the Jakarta Taipei School (JTS) to begin a seven-week, 320-hour internship program, and to sign a “Memorandum of Cooperation and Friendship” with JTS.

CNU and Jakarta Taipei School sign a Memorandum of Friendship and Cooperation

CNU and Jakarta Taipei School sign a Memorandum of Friendship and Cooperation

Chair of the CNU Department of Childhood Education and Nursery Professor Liang Shu-juan presents a gift to the JTS representative.

Chair of the CNU Department of Childhood Education and Nursery Professor Liang Shu-juan presents a gift to the JTS representative.

Group photo of the CNU overseas internship group from the Department of Childhood Education and Nursery.

Group photo of the CNU overseas internship group from the Department of Childhood Education and Nursery.

  • Japan

Professor Lee (third from left), dean of the CNU College of Pharmacy and Science, and Professor Lin (second from left), chair of the Department of Cosmetic Science, with Dr. Michinari Yokohama (front second from right), dean of the College of Bioindustry at Tokyo University of Agriculture, Hokkaido Campus, and accompanying scholars.

Professor Lee (third from left), dean of the CNU College of Pharmacy and Science, and Professor Lin (second from left), chair of the Department of Cosmetic Science, with Dr. Michinari Yokohama (front second from right), dean of the College of Bioindustry at Tokyo University of Agriculture, Hokkaido Campus, and accompanying scholars.

On March 22, 2013, CNU signed a MOU with the Yodakubo Social Welfare Fund from Japan.

Chairperson Hiroyuki Okamura (center) addresses the meeting

Chairperson Hiroyuki Okamura (center) addresses the meeting

MOU signing ceremony with the Yodakubo Social Welfare Fund from Japan

MOU signing ceremony with the Yodakubo Social Welfare Fund from Japan

  • Malaysia

On June 11, 2014, a CNU delegation led by Chairman of the Board, Dr. Wang, signed MOU with the Oasis College at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Dr. Wang, Chairman of the Board of CNU (back right), Tan Sri Datuk Ng Teck Fong, founder of the Oasis College (back left), professor Ming-Tyan Chen, CNU vice-president (front right), Yi-Tsen Ng, Dean of Oasis College (front left) after the signing of MOU.

Dr. Wang, Chairman of the Board of CNU (back right), Tan Sri Datuk Ng Teck Fong, founder of the Oasis College (back left), professor Ming-Tyan Chen, CNU vice-president (front right), Yi-Tsen Ng, Dean of Oasis College (front left) after the signing of MOU.

From September 21 – 23, 2013, teachers from CNU’s Department of Cosmetic Science conducted training courses in Aromatherapy and meridian cosmetics in Malaysia.

Class demonstration

Class demonstration

Professor Xu You-Fei giving a lecture

Professor Xu You-Fei giving a lecture

Aromatherapy demonstration

Aromatherapy demonstration

Lymphatic massage demonstration

Lymphatic massage demonstration

  • The Philippines

From September 30 to October 1, 2013, CNU professor Lu Ming-Jun and associate professor Wan Meng-Wei visited De La Salle University, and the Diliman campus of the University of the Philippines in the Philippines.

Professor Lu Ming-Jun (left) and scholars from the University of the Philippines discuss details of the implementation of a dual degree agreement

Professor Lu Ming-Jun (left) and scholars from the University of the Philippines discuss details of the implementation of a dual degree agreement

Professors Lu Ming-Jun (second from left) and Wan Meng-Wei (left) discuss details of a dual degree agreement with Dr. Joseph Auresenia and Professor Susan A Roces of the Department of Chemical Engineering at De La Salle University.

Professors Lu Ming-Jun (second from left) and Wan Meng-Wei (left) discuss details of a dual degree agreement with Dr. Joseph Auresenia and Professor Susan A Roces of the Department of Chemical Engineering at De La Salle University.

Professors Lu Ming-Jun (right) and Wan Meng-Wei (third from right) discuss details of a dual degree agreement with the chair of the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of the Philippines, Dillman (third from left), Professor Rizalinda L. De Leon, and Professor Mark Daniel G. de Luna

Professors Lu Ming-Jun (right) and Wan Meng-Wei (third from right) discuss details of a dual degree agreement with the chair of the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of the Philippines, Dillman (third from left), Professor Rizalinda L. De Leon, and Professor Mark Daniel G. de Luna

Professor Wan Meng-Wei (right) with the chair of the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of the Philippines, Dillman, Professor Rizalinda L. De Leon (left)

Professor Wan Meng-Wei (right) with the chair of the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of the Philippines, Dillman, Professor Rizalinda L. De Leon (left)

  • South Korea

CNU vice president Dr. Chia-Sui Wang with the president of Daegu University, South Korea.

CNU vice president Dr. Chia-Sui Wang with the president of Daegu University, South Korea.

CNU vice president Dr. Chia-Sui Wang, chair professor Bo-Yuan Tian and director of the Institute of Confucian Studies professor Chung-Wen Wang inspect the Ming Lun Hall on a visit to Sung Kwan University, South Korea.

CNU vice president Dr. Chia-Sui Wang, chair professor Bo-Yuan Tian and director of the Institute of Confucian Studies professor Chung-Wen Wang inspect the Ming Lun Hall on a visit to Sung Kwan University, South Korea.

  • Thailand

From July 29 to August 1, 2013, the dean of CNU’s College of Sustainable Environment Professor Chen led a delegation to visit three universities in Thailand to discuss dual degree agreements. They are pictured here at Chiang Mai University.

Faculty of Engineering Chiang Mai University

Faculty of Engineering Chiang Mai University

Department of Environmental Engineering, Kasetsart University

Department of Environmental Engineering, Kasetsart University

Faculty of Science, King Mongkuts University of Technology (KMUTT)

Faculty of Science, King Mongkuts University of Technology (KMUTT)