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Taipei City Alumni Association's 50th Anniversary

Date 2019-04-19 4813 Clicks

The 10th Taipei City Alumni Association Gala was held on Mar 24, 2019. Celebrating the Association's 50th anniversary, the event comprised an evening banquet on a massive scale, featuring 60 large tables around which a wide variety of guests were seated. Such guests included the Chairperson of Tamkang University, Dr. Flora Chia-I Chang, the President of Tamkang University, Dr. Huan-Chao Keh, TKU Board of Trustees member, Dr. Wan-chin Tai, the Supervisor of the Board of Trustees, Mei-Lan Wang, the Vice President for Administrative Affairs, Dr. Shi-Feng Chuang, the Vice President for International Affairs, Dr. Kao-Cheng Wang, the Vice President for Lanyang Campus, Dr. Jyh-Horng Lin, the former President of TKU, Dr. Chen Ya-hong, and the former TKU President and current Chair of the Retired Tamkang Faculty Association, Dr. Lin Yun-shan.

During the Gala, a commemorative video was shown that took guests on a nostalgic journey, and was accompanied by music and dance performances. This was followed by opening remarks by Chairperson Chang, who explained that the "Taipei City Alumni Association has a long and venerable history, and is a comprehensive organization bursting with talent." She also thanked the current and all previous presidents of the Association, noting that, without their collective efforts, today there wouldn't even be a 50th anniversary to celebrate.