• Flower Pots Decoration Workshop

    The DOGA Art Club hosted a morning and an afternoon flower pot decoration workshop on Jun 24. We were amazed by the creativity everyone demonstrated in decorating a set of large and small terracotta pots
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  • Macaron Baking Workshop (8 July, 2017)

    The macaron baking workshop was held on 8th July at The Mixing Bowl. It was a cozy fun-filled afternoon with 17 participants including some mothers and daughters behind the baking counter. They had a great
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  • Netball Festival 2017

    On September 16th, the DOGA Netball Team participated in the Celebrations of the 20th Anniversary Establishment of the HKSAR - Netball Festival 2017 organised by the Hong Kong Netball Association. Despite the strong sun and a
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  • Membership Sub-Committee Interest Group Networking Events

    DOGA Legal Group held its inaugural networking event on 24th June. It was an occasion where alumnae working in different legal professions from the class of 1981 to 2016 had the unique opportunity to get
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  • Mother’s and Father’s Day Calligraphy Workshop

    On 13th May, the DOGA Art Club hosted Mother’s and Father’s Day calligraphy workshops featuring Kaye Shu from K’s Calligraphy 舒法. The two sessions attracted 62 alumnae and their families to attend. The morning session
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News Updates

  • 1 DOGA Art Club: Urban Sketching on 3 March
  • 2 Chinese Bakery on 10 March
  • 3 Congratulations to Mrs Stella Lau JP
  • 4 Events Calendar
  • Urban Sketching is an act of drawing while on location to document the world around you. The Urban Sketching community has skyrocketed in popularity in the past 10 years with sketchcrawls happening all over the world.

    The Art club will be organizing the very first sketchcrawl in our familiar 1 Jordan Road campus. Please come and join the fun and take this opportunity to capture the school campus with your own sketches.

    For details please refer to the link below:
    http://www.doga.org.hk/images/attachment/events/2018/art_club_event_mar2018.jpg

    Date: 3 March 2018 (Saturday)
    Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm
    Cost: HK$50 for DOGA member or each of her immediate family
    HK$80 for non-DOGA member or each of her immediate family member
    Venue: DOGA room


    Registration will start at 9:00am on 11 February 2018 (Sunday)
    . DOGA membership number is required to qualify for the member price. Priority will be given to members. Spaces are limited and first come first serve, maximum of 30 participants only, so remember to sign up. See you there!

    Kindly follow below link to register: https://goo.gl/forms/Xl51kKkozZBB6bUN2

    Some reminders for the event:
    1. Each person can register for

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  • Welcome to the Year of the Dog! Are you still indulging in the mood of Chinese New Year with various kinds of traditional food? Want to try baking your own "Lo Por cake 老婆餅" and egg tart to cheer your family?

    The Social Committee has kindly arranged a baking workshop with a veteran Chinese Bakery Kee Wah in Hong Kong on March 10th. Two different workshops have been arranged for your choice. You could choose to bring your kid to join for the egg tart session in the afternoon.

    Date: 10 March 2018 (Saturday)
    Time:

    Workshop A: 10:00am - 12:30 pm; baking of Lo Por cake (for adult only);

    Workshop B: 3:30pm - 6:00pm; baking of egg tart (for adult / adult with a child under 12)

    Place: Kee Wah Studio Workshop, 2/F, 188 Queen's Road East, Wanchai, HK

    Cost: Workshop A: HK$300; Workshop B: HK$300 or HK$380 (with a child under 12)

    Language: Cantonese


    For registration of the workshop, please download the form and read the details from
    http://www.doga.org.hk/images/attachment/events/2018/circular031018.pdf

    As seats are limted, please act now to secure your registration. See you

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  • DOGA would like to extend our warmest congratulations to our alumna and DGS headmistress, Mrs Stella Lau JP, on her award of the Silver Bauhinia Star (SBS) from the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administration Region. The Silver Bauhinia Star is awarded to persons who have taken a leading part in public affairs and/or voluntary work over a long period of time. Mrs Lau is awarded the SBS for her distinguished public service, and in particular, her valuable contribution towards the promotion of interests and well-being of women in Hong Kong.

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  • Upcoming Events

    2018:
    March 3 DOGA Art Club: Urban Sketching
    March 5 Introduction of DOGA to S6 graduates
    March 10 Chinese Bakery
    March 24 Class Rep & New Members Tea Gathering
    March DOGA Netball League
    April 21 Support of DGS Career Fair
    April Inter-school Alumnae Badminton Competition
    May 5 Art Club Mother's & Father's Day Event
    May DOGA Netball Team in Festival of Sports
    Community Chest Dumplings-Making Workshop
    Social Sub-committee event
    June 16 Dr. Symons Scholarship Selection
    June DOGA AGM
    Finance Group drinks
    Visit to S6 Graduation Dinner
    July 5 Art Club Summer Event
    July Support of S5 Job Shadowing Programme
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Jane Ng - Class of '84


The first recipient of DOGA's Dr. Symons Scholarship was Jane Ng, Headgirl 1985. Delpha Ho of the Editorial Subcommittee of DOGA met her for a chat on 22nd November 2002.

In 1973, Jane was one of the first batch of students to enrol in the Diocesan Girls' Junior School as it now stands. She went through her years in DGS (all the way up to Form 7 in 1986) not only performing well in academics but was very active in sports and various extracurricular activities. With the Dr. Symons' scholarship, Jane went on to the London School of Economics where she took her Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws degrees. After spending 8 years in England, she returned to Hong Kong and very soon afterwards, began taking an active part in DOGA. Jane was the assistant secretary of DOGA from about 1996 and have since 1997 been honorary secretary of DOGA.

Jane is now a mother of one daughter, slightly over 3 years old, and is practising law as a partner with a major international law firm in Hong Kong. In the meantime, she still dedicates time for DOGA as its honorary secretary.

Amongst the many fond memories that Jane had of her life at DGS (it took her quite a while to decide which ones to tell), was her playing the piano for assemblies. "I really like having that [the assembly] to start each day at school - that is the one thing the entire school did together on a regular basis." One of the highlights of assembly for her was to hear Dr. Symons' inspiring words for the day. Also fondly remembered are music lessons with Mrs. Chiang in DGJS, practising hard with the choir and other soloists at lunch times for Music Festivals (very difficult to get anything out of the old Bluthner in the Senior Hall) and playing Netball (nearly all the time). Being asked to sketch a bowl of fruits at art class or anything related to art/handwork (which was not, apparently, one of Jane's many talents) plus always being bottom half of the class at Maths (Mrs. Choy always used to distribute Maths tests results from top dog downwards and after about 20 names and you still haven't got your paper back, you begin to wonder...) rank amongst the worst memories of her school life - that just goes to show how fulfilling and enjoyable her time at DGS had been for Jane.

Jane felt that education at DGS cultivates independence, a strong sense of responsibility and principles in its students and nurtures the "steel" underlying the varying and diverse characters of DGS girls, all of which are qualities which enable DGS girls to excel in what they do whether in school or in life. Jane's advice to existing students is this: "Take advantage of the encouragement and room which DGS gives you to develop your potential (be it in academics or your other interests), your creativity and your individuality. "

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  • MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES: Life Member: Anyone who has completed at least one academic year at DGS/DGJS and has attained the age Read More
  • The Dr. C. J. SYMONS SCHOLARSHIP was established in 1985 by the Diocesan Old Girls’ Association in honour of Dr. Read More
  • We are very pleased that the School has now moved back to a brand new campus in 1Jordan Road with Read More
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