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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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SciencesPo & HKU Dual Degree: Hear from the students!

December 04, 2015 / by

This year, Sciences Po Paris university in France and HKU came together to launch a dual-degree program, wherein students would spend two years in each institution, and complete two bachelors in...

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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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Guilty

July 24, 2014 / by

Featured image from Google Images (Summer's half gone by now and the school year will start again soon, and thinking about the new batch of incoming students makes me reflect upon my own...

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Things You Learn Growing Up Outside Your Home Country

April 10, 2014 / by

As almost an immediate disclaimer, I want to add that this is not another article about the many plights and quirks about living a Third Culture Kid (TCK) lifestyle. Those are fun to read, but often...

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Late Night Blogging @IBWSC

August 14, 2013 / by

It's late at night after the second official day of IBWSC 2013 at the Hong Kong University now, and according to the official time, it's past midnight, so I'm already technically on the third day,...

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The challenge of walking in an another country’s shoes @ WorldMUN 2012, Vancouver (Part 1)

April 15, 2012 / by

WorldMUN Report, Vancouver 2012   From the moment  I departed from the Hong Kong International airport on March 10th for Vancouver till the very last second I spent in Canada, my WorldMUN...

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The challenge of walking in an another country’s shoes @ WorldMUN 2012, Vancouver (Part 2)

April 15, 2012 / by

Day 3 began nice and early at 8:30am. All of our delegates proceeded to their respective committee conference rooms present in the Vancouver convention center....

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The challenge of walking in an another country’s shoes @ WorldMUN 2012, Vancouver (Part 3)

April 15, 2012 / by

The next day I woke up rejuvenated and ready to go. Day 5 was crammed with 2 committee sessions, an advisor-head delegate feedback session, an advisor-head delegate tea party and finally the next...

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“Local,” or “International”?

March 21, 2012 / by

I never know what to say when people ask me if I’m “international,” and that often puts me in a weird position.  I would tell them, define “international.”  More often than not, they...

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