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Diving with HKU – Reef Check 2014

October 15, 2014 / by

The AFCD Hong Kong Reef Check is an annual government-hosted event.  Teams of SCUBA-divers from all organizations and institutions are invited to participate in a visual survey of coral reef...


When In Glasgow

October 01, 2014 / by

While you were… - screaming at the computer because for a third semester in a row the common core you wanted to take is full and the course registration system is closed; - marveling at all...


Identity Crisis

September 24, 2014 / by

This has been on my mind for quite a while now, so allow me a long-winded rant (though my blog posts are almost always rants). I was born in Korea and raised in Malaysia. My dad’s Korean and my...


Dear Freshmen: What I Wish I Knew A Year Ago

September 17, 2014 / by

Freshman year ought to be a time of laughter, light-heartedness and liberty. As much as that is true, the first year of your university life is also, in one way or another, one of order,...

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.

Michael Chan

Blogger with a focus on the environmental disciplines.

Coco Mak

A baby's bonafide take on our concrete jungle.

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