“UM: Joyous and Splendid Campus” Photography Competition
Student Affairs Office
Macao Digital Photography Association
01 March 2019 - 31 October 2019
Objective: To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Macao Special Administrative Region, the 10th anniversary of the construction of the new campus of University of Macau and to promote the development of campus culture diversity. SAO is holding the photography competition with the following details
Application period: 01/03/2019 - 31/10/2019
Eligibility: The competition is divided into three groups： ►Student Group: All registered full-time UM students (including students from the off-campus curriculum center) ►Staff / Alumni Group: All staff currently working in UM or alumni who have graduated from full-time courses ►Open Group: Local resident with valid Macau ID card (permanent and non-permanent)
Submission: Participant submit the completed application form together with the physical works and save the photos' file in CD / memory card then pack it into a sealed envelope with subject "UM: Joyous and Splendid Campus" photography competition to the Student Activity Center (E31) room 2007.
FAH-CPC: Intercultural Dialogues - Chinese Characters and Western Notions
Seminar / Lecture
Chinese-Portuguese Bilingual Teaching and Training Centre (CPC)
Professor Ana Cristina Alves
1, 3, 4 April 2019
19:00 - 21:30
E21-1046, Humanities and Social Sciences Building
Session 1 - Feminine and Masculine in Eastern and Western Thoughts (01/04/2019; Portuguese) - The relation between Philosophy and Religion in Western and Eastern traditions: • Transcendent and Immanent worldviews • The Greek Mythology, a bridge between different thoughts • Pangu (盤古) and Nǚwa (女媧) in Chinese Thought • Yīn (陰) and Yáng (陽) in The Book of Changes (《易經》), an etymological approach of the Feminine and Masculine in Chinese Tradition
Session 3 - Chinese Dào and Plato’s Cave (03/04/2019; Portuguese) - The Philosophical Dào (道) of Plato and Mencius, differences and similarities. - The Way of Virtue in both philosophers - Mount Niu (牛山) and Cave Allegory - Love in Plato and Mencius: rising and remembering the Way of Heaven. - The ideograms of Confucian Philosophy: The Way of Earth
Session 4 - Confucian Virtues versus Socratic Virtue (04/04/2019; English) - Confucian Virtues versus Socratic Virtue - The ideograms of Confucian Philosophy: The ethical and Political Rén - The Confucian Gentleman versus the Socratic Philosopher - The Chinese Confucian diversity and the Greek Socratic search for unity
Professor Ana Alves is currently an academic teacher and researcher of University of Lisbon. Her research area include Chinese and Portuguese Languages and Cultures, Chinese Religious Thoughts, Chinese-Portuguese Translation Theory and Practice. She has many articles and publications on Chinese and Portuguese cultures and translation.
To register, please scan the QR code on the attached poster or visit the following link: https://go.um.edu.mo/lngjpne8 by by 3:00PM Friday, 29 Mar 2019.
UM staff and students
Session 2 on "Prejudices: Chinese Wisdom and Western Philosophy" will be held at Rui Cunha Foundation on 02/04/2019 18:30-21:00 that will open to the public.
Contact Person for Details
Chinese Portuguese Bilingual Teaching and Training Centre (CPC)