hKUDOS Blogs

Superpass: A HKU Thing

December 02, 2014 / by

It’s revision week. I see you’re alive, or well, barely. It’s ok, I mostly can’t think straight either. A well-known tradition at HKU practiced around this time of every semester is to wish...


The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: An Afterthought

November 24, 2014 / by

I’m sure almost everyone reading this has heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, unless you lived under a rock this summer (good for you, if you did), or didn’t have access to news media or...


The Other Side of Exchange

November 22, 2014 / by

One April morning last year, the pink Sony VAIO that I had been using for just a little over a year decided to die on me. Desperate to finally switch to a MacBook and terribly strapped for cash, I...


Happy All Hallow’s Eve!

October 31, 2014 / by

Halloween’s here! Any thrilling plans this Friday night? Put down that phone before your selfie scares the living daylights out of an innocent procrastinator on Facebook – me. Originally, we...

Guest Blogs

5 Money Saving Tips for incoming HKU students

August 20, 2014 / by

Studying abroad can be pretty daunting. If you’re coming to Hong Kong University this summer for the first time, this guide will help you to get settled down, the fastest, cheapest, and the most...


Trusting the Kindness of Strangers: Solo Travels Down Jerusalem

August 01, 2014 / by

People have asked me about what I have done when I was in Israel/Palestine. The truth is, I didn’t do much. It was a three-week trip and I have stayed in Jerusalem most of the time except for one...

Author Profiles

Chloe Lam

Meeting people on campus, a picture a time.

Heey Jin Kim

Writing about small me taking on the big world.

Karen Cheung

The city gets curiouser and curiouser as I take you down the rabbit hole.

Nikita Mathur

"And that's all I have to say about that." - Forrest Gump, 1994

Coco Mak

A baby's bonafide take on our concrete jungle.

Michael Chan

Blogger with a focus on the environmental disciplines.