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A Guide to Best Budget Restaurants around Campus

April 15, 2017 / by

If you are tired of waiting for the line at SU Canteen during busy lunch hours, or bored of eating siu mei fan every single day at CYM Canteen, you are not alone. But what other alternatives are...


Why HeForShe Matters

April 15, 2017 / by

In 2015, The University of Hong Kong, in a landmark move, became the first global university to launch the HeForShe campaign-a United Nations(UN) initiative on gender equality. For the uninitiated,...

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's first female Chief Executive

The era of Carrie Lam: what’s next for HK’s women?

April 14, 2017 / by

On Tuesday morning Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-Ngor, who was elected by a 1,200-person committee earlier in March, received her appointment from the Central Government to become the first female Chief...


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Staying Informed: Getting Newspapers on Campus

April 13, 2017 / by

"Reading newspapers is calisthenics for the mind," a wise man once said. Unarguably the easiest practice to incorporate in your day to expand your mind, improve your level of writing and stay...

Campus Reporting
HKUSU June 4th Forum, 2017

‘End of patriotism’: HKU plays host to heated debates on June 4th anniversary

June 04, 2017 / by

Two student-led forums were held today at the University of Hong Kong on the anniversary of the bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989. The events, hosted separately by the Student Union (HKUSU)...


‘Undergrad’ in translation: hKUDOS reviews the May 2017 issue

May 26, 2017 / by

If you ever need a good reason to read Undergrad, HKUSU’s official magazine, just remember how C.Y. Leung begged you not to. Back in 2015, he said we should stay alert to its “fallacies” and...

Author Profiles

Abbas Alvi

Mediocre at best.

Catherine Yu

Someone who used to be a child and wants to be a child forever. Keeping my mind light brings me heavy progress. I am a mainland girl who now studies Economics and Finance at HKU.

Coral Munot

we seldom forget that imagination gives birth to reality. Embrace your imagination to make it your reality.

Joy Pamnani

Born and raised in Hong Kong. Passionate about journalism and public speaking. Loves travel, dance and talk shows!

Nicole Chan

I write, sometimes. I breathe, most of the time. Made in Malaysia, made by the internet. I also think I'm funnier than I really am.

Samaara Malhotra

Spends time avoiding cooking/ laundry/ doing the dishes, and all-round just wriggling out of responsibilities that come with adulthood.

Yash Shukla

I am a 2nd Year undergraduate majoring in Biochemistry, aiming to unravel the secret of life. I love philosophy and debating.


I pine for puns I never pen.

Delia von Pflug

I enjoy swimming in the cold open sea, running through concrete jungles and real jungles, and practicing other ways to master my mind.

Holmes Chan

Law and literature student at HKU.

Karen Sun

A third year student majoring in Chemistry and Psychology.

Natasha Arora

A third year student at the University of Hong Kong, studying Politics and Public Administration, Psychology and Journalism. She loves to explore and lives for good food and music. To sum up: a major foodie, climate change advocate, and wannabe workaholic.

Rebecca Wang

Freshman under Faculty of Science, still exploring majors. Ex-Texan, Hufflepuff, Prolific reader & Cuber/Solver of geometric puzzles.


#Freshman# #Science major but non-Science character# #Love dancing and observing the world# #New blogger in hKUDOS#

Vanessa Leigh

Uncovering hidden wonders, one day at a time