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HKU R2R's Nov 2 Beers for Books at Culture Club

Introducing: HKU Room to Read’s Beers for Books (Drinking for Charity? Sign me up!)

November 16, 2016 / by

At the beginning of this month, HKU Room to Read hosted a Beers for Books event. What exactly is HKU Room to Read and Beers for Books you say? HKU Room to Read (HKU R2R) is a newly established...

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The Big Apple

May 24, 2015 / by

"Living in New York City is like dating a comedian: fun while it lasts, but when it's over, man, is it over." I came across this quote the other day and it took me a split second to realize that...

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HKU Celebrates Holi – Photos

March 13, 2015 / by

Hey everyone, This year's Reading Week was welcomed on Monday by Holi: India's most vibrant festival.  Celebrating Holi is simple: there is coloured powder, there is water (or beer, or any...

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Join hKUDOS March Campaign!

February 27, 2015 / by

Happy Chinese New Year and hKUDOS wishes that you have a nice relaxing holiday with family and friends. Before you indulge in another sweet holiday for reading week, take some moments off your hectic...

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I’ll Miss Home

January 18, 2015 / by

And before we know it, it's the last day of winter break. I'm currently sitting in Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2, waiting for my flight back to Hong Kong and my heart is getting heavier by the...

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HEY HO! LET’S GO!

April 30, 2014 / by

Inspiration hasn’t quite struck this week… And I’m sure everyone’s bombarded with a never-ending pile of work when we’re at the LAST WEEK OF THE SEMESTER (Well deserved pat-on-the-back)!!...

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Holi in HKU: An Inside Perspective

March 19, 2014 / by

 Celebrating Holi is simple: there is coloured powder, there is water (or beer, or any liquid there is, really...), and there are people. There are no rules. Some of my earliest memories of this...

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Holi in HKU: An Outside Perspective

March 19, 2014 / by

So… how was Reading Week? Yes, I can hear the groans and moans as we all recall the very awesome week we had that is back to bite us in the butt as midterms, assignments, projects, presentations...

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De-stressing: The Best Places in Hong Kong to Drain the Strain

March 03, 2014 / by

Over the last few weeks, I’ve noticed a smooth, standard transition when I ask people how they are.  Around Chinese New Year, I’d get happy and bubbly responses about life being great, but if I...

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Day 1 of Conference

August 12, 2013 / by

So, today we woke up at 7, and oddly, I wasn't as tired as I thought it would be (probably because I'm from Vancouver, Canada, so yay for jet lag wooo), then we brushed our teeth, got dressed and...

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