Lent Term Week 8 Newsletter

Dear Members,

  • D.O.S. – Down Our Shots End of Term Party
  • Five-a-side Indoor Football University Cup 2014
  • Take an online test to enter a prize draw of 2 * £15 Amazon vouchers
  • Cambridge Chinese Business Network (CCBN)
Come and Join us at the Annual DinnerVENUE: 
Cambridge City Hotel (formerly as the Plaza Hotel)
Downing St
Cambridge CB2 3DT

DATE: Friday, 14th March

Pre-Drink starts from 18:30
Meal starts from 19:00

PRICE (SUBSIDISED): £28 (£26 for alumni)
(The prices include a pre-drink, a 3-course meal with limited exquisite wines, Menus are attached below)

DRESS CODE: Black tie for gentleman and cocktail dress for ladies

There is a bar outside the dining hall. You can always buy extra wines or drinks at the bar. Note that there is a corkage fee of £12 for each

Apart from the wonderful food, everyone will also get the chance to win a variety of prizes!

First Prize:
Luxurious Private Party (maximum 10 person) for £300, worth of £500
Including transportation, accommodation, karaoke, dinner, card & mahjong
Address: 50 Church Street CB24 5HT

Second Price:
£50 Voucher for Karaoke in the Orchid
Bookings: 07455320095, 01223321050
Address: 70 Newmarket Road, CB5 8DZ

Third Prize
£10 Voucher for the finest Chinese cuisine in the Orchid
Tel: 07455320095, 01223321050
Address: 70 Newmarket Road, CB5 8DZ

SIGN UP AND PAYMENT: www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/53105

*Please remember to put down your name when you do your payment. Also a prove of payment is compulsory on the day.

You will not be able to pay through bank transfer or paying by cash to a committee member this time.

Wish to see you all in the Annual Dinner!

2. D.O.S. – Down Our Shots End of Term Party
We understand, at this critical time of the year, we’re all fed up with essay debts, write ups and pushing deadlines, not to mention the most daunting D.O.S. MEETING scheduled at the end of LENT term. We proudly present to you this perfect GETAWAY opportunity on the last day of our grand lectures. Let’s hop out of our D.O.S.’s stuffy old room, and take you on an exciting journey into the vibrant world of excitements and surprises in our exclusive floor in Lola Lo on the LAST DAY of SCHOOL.Following the huge success in our Chinese New Year Party, W.T.H. – Welcome the Horse, we proudly present to you the MOST ANTICIPATED END OF TERM PARTY in Cambridge: D.O.S.

For the newly elected ethnic Society’s committees in Cambridge, this is the best occasion to celebrate this huge excitement together and get to know your friendly alliances! We guarantee a night of amazing fun and plenty of surprises for you that’ll make this an incredibly memorable night. Tickets are limited so get yours as soon as possible from your hosts below!!

Location: Lola Lo, Cambridge (1st floor exclusive only to D.O.S. ticket holders)

Date: March 13, 2014

Time: 22:30 – 03:00

Dress code: Dress Less to Impress

Tickets: £10

Large tables £160:

  • 10 VIP tickets (worth £100)
  • Queue jump

Regular tables £120 :

  • 6 VIP tickets (worth £60)
  • Queue jump

Remaining tables are extremely limited so please contact your host as soon as possible to secure yours! And please purchase your tickets in advance as the sale of D.O.S. door tickets are strictly prohibited.

Please sign up here:

Please transfer your payment to:

Account Name: Adventurous

Account Number: 6414 3825

Sort Code: 40-16-08

We will send you a confirmation letter once we have received your payment.
N.B. Please note that all ticket holders must bring their IDs for club entry and that no torn jeans, sandals, or flipflops will be allowed.
If you have any questions, please contact Shuqing Lian:
mobile: 07402775377
WeChat: Eve_Lian

3. Five-a-side Indoor Football University Cup 2014
Adventurous is excited to be hosting its inaugural UK Chinese Five-a-side Indoor Football University Cup 2014. We are pleased that we have invited 19 university teams across the UK.
Come with your friends to celebrate this amazing Annual Football Feast!

Date: 15th of March 2014, Saturday
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: University of Cambridge Sports Centre, Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge, CB3 0FS

Entry fee: 
£5 entry after quarter-final (4:00p.m.)
Free entry before quarter-final
Please contact Shuqing Lian (07402775377) if you want to buy the tickets.
Attending team:
Aston University Chinese Society, Brunel University Chinese Society, Cambridge CSSA, Cambridge University Chinese Society, City University London CSSA, Coventry Hong Kong Society,
Imperial College Chinese Society, Imperial College CSSA, King’s College London Chinese Society, King’s College London CSSA, Liverpool CSSA, LSESU CSSA, Sussex CSSA, Sussex, Hong Kong Students Society , The University of Sheffield Hong Kong Society, University of Essex Hong Kong Chinese Society, University of The Arts London Hong Kong Society, University College London Chinese Society, Warwick Chinese Society
4. Take an online test to enter a prize draw of 2 * £15 Amazon vouchers

Participants for an online test of emotion recognitions are needed! In the end, you will obtain a graphic representation of your abilities of recognising others’ six basic emotions (happiness, sadness, surprise, fear, anger, disgust), which you are also able to share on Facebook and other social networking sites

The test involves identifying faces showing the six basic emotions, from people of different genders and ethnicities. The test does not have a time limit, and should normally take you 5-10 minutes to complete. The only requirement is a steady access to the Internet. After finishing the entire test, you will enter a prize draw of 2 Amazon vouchers worth £15 each.

The link to the test is attached below:
If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you very much! Your participation will be hugely appreciated and of massive help!
Rex Wang
Undergraduate of Psychology
5. Cambridge Chinese Business Network (CCBN)When:March 25, 8.00-10.30 AM (Breakfast will be served 7.30 am)

Where: Judge Business School, LT1


Realising the ‘Chinese dream’ is at the heart of a unique event, which will bring the University of Cambridge to Beijing on 25th March 2014 when the Cambridge Judge Business School will host a forum on the role of private enterprise in transforming China’s economy.

Moderated by Yang Lan, the forum will bring together leading academics, entrepreneurs, business people and policy makers, such as Wang Shi, Xu Shaochun, Ma Weihua, etc. (read more:http://www.chinesedreamforum.com/)

Participation is only possible if you register via http://tinyurl.com/ntdgk6h until March-12. There are 50 seats available.

Best Wishes,

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