hKUDOS Blogs

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,...


11:30am, 7th September, Norton Canes

September 12, 2014 / by

I’m writing this from what my driver called a ‘comfort stop’ in Norton Canes, which is, as far as I’m concerned, in the middle of nowhere. I thought eating something familiar would comfort...


Reg Day

September 08, 2014 / by

How was Week 1 peeps? My first week back to school has robbed me of my sleep, my hobbies, and probably my sanity too. But HKU went slightly crazier some three weeks ago, when the annual...


Disconnectivity: You Should Try It

September 03, 2014 / by

“Society relies too much on technology. We’re losing our ability to connect to people. We care far more about our virtual personalities than our actual relationships.” I’m sure we’ve all...

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