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A Central P(Art) of Hong Kong

April 11, 2017 / by

Hong Kong gets a bad rap...in the cultural sense. When you place it next to its metropolitan peers, Hong Kong’s art and culture scene aren't awarded the same influential power as New York, London,...

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10 Signs Semester Break is Near

November 28, 2016 / by

1. You realize that you will have a month of freedom with either no plans or exciting travel plans (there is no inbetween). 2. But then, you realize you have endless term essays, group...

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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 Return of Hong Kong’s Car Nameplates

June 14, 2015 / by

The excellence in Hong Kong's car nameplates continues. I've continued to keep a close eye on interesting nameplates, and once again, I was not disappointed. Thanks to everyone who has helped...

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Hong Kong Car Nameplates are the Best

April 07, 2015 / by

The title says it all. Spend a good amount of time in Hong Kong, and you won't help but notice the intriguing customised nameplates many automobiles sport. Over the last fortnight, Niki (me), Chloe...

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The ‘Sia’ in Malaysia

March 05, 2015 / by

It has been about 2 and a half years since I’ve been in Hong Kong and during this time, I have had countless people ask me where I’m from, why I speak Cantonese that sounds a bit off, and why my...

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Chinese New Year Isn’t Always the Best…

March 02, 2015 / by

Now that Chinese New Year is over, it seems OK to now expose some of the faults of this excellent opportunity to GTFO out of school after school, which has only been on for a measly two weeks after...

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HKU Student Union Elections 2015: An Interview with ASCENT

February 08, 2015 / by

The title says it all!! Let's cut to the CHASE! An interview with the Proposed President, Billy Fung Jing En of the Proposed Cabinet, Ascent! Q: What do you have planned for the new year...

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HKU STUDENT UNION ELECTIONS 2015: An Interview with proposed cabinet “SMARTIES”

February 08, 2015 / by

With the Student Union elections happening in less than a day, we talk to "SMARTIES" president, Michael Pang and his team about the elections, their vision, the opposing cabinet and Kenny...

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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...

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