With drizzling rain, gentle sounds of the piano were flowing out from the NTNU auditorium. A concert celebrating Professor Li Shu-De’s 80th Birthday was held the night of October 23rd. Professor Li was an outstanding NTNU alumnus that was dubbed “the mother of violin in Taiwan”.
The result for the presidential election of NTNU came out on October 23rd. After careful consideration of the 21 selection committee, Professor Zhang Guo-En, currently a professor at the Graduate Institute of Informational Education as well as the vice-president of NTNU, was chosen to be the 13th president of NTNU.
In the new semester, NTNU installed a new online teaching system, and moves from BlackBoard to Moodle. The Centre of Information foresees the difficulties students might encounter with the new system, and published teaching manuals and FAQ along with the launching of Moodle.