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Wed Nov 28th - George Hogg Essay Prize Ceremony

I was delighted to host the following distinguished guests:

 

Prof Sun Hua of Peking University 

Dr Frances Wood (formerly of British Library) 

Zoe Reed Chair of SACU (Society of Anglo-Chinese Understanding) 

Dr Wang Fang, Westminster University

 

to award the following prizes, based on an essay competition, where students were asked to write about a person of their choice who they thought had influenced Uk/China relations in a positive way, in the spirit of Hogg. 

 

Catherine Beavis - winner of Upper School category - James Hudson Taylor

Isabelle Kinghorn - runner up of Upper School category - president, Xi Jinping

Sam Pesez - Winner Middle school category - Joseph Needham 

 

Great work by all and a wonderful evening. 

David Waters, Assistant Head

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