The Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU CBS aims to give public recognition to outstanding CBS graduates for their professional achievements and significant contributions to the community and their alma mater. We are delighted to announce the following result of the CBS Outstanding Alumni Award 2023:
Mr. Peter NIU
Outstanding Young Alumni Award in Professional Achievement of PolyU CBS 2023
Read more about the story of our awardee:
Mr. Peter NIU
MA in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, The Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies, 2010
During the past 13 years, Mr. Niu teaching reputation across global IB schools has gained wide recognition. In 2012, he initiated and successfully held the first inter-school Chinese character dictation contest in Hong Kong. He has also organized and coached students to participate in the World Scholars Cup actively. His team has won the world team championship and two individual global championships for two years at Yale University.
As a passionate educator, he has developed his patented product (both USA and HKSAR), Niu Xiaozi AR Chinese Flash Cards, which is used by more than 200 schools and kindergartens worldwide and won him the Asia International Innovative Invention Gold Award in 2019. He has also organized local students to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with the mainland and enhance their sense of ethnic identity. He mobilized students to participate in community services in less developing counties, such as Laos and Bangladesh with a view to cultivating them to better responsible world citizens.
He has actively contributed to academic workshops as a leader and a keynote speaker in different workshops and seminars to share his teaching experience with other educators at home and abroad from 2012 till now, which has contributed to his selection as Hong Kong Outstanding Youth Teacher Awardee in 2018.
Congratulations to the outstanding CBS alumnus who is accomplished in his respective fields and draw positive attention to his alma mater. We would also like to thank the panel of judges for their commitment to the selection process.