Events Calendar

 

 

Passion Project Workshop: The Role of Passion in a Great Career

2/F Digital Interactive Lab HKU Main Library

In his talk, Tim will explain why finding and following a passion is the only way to succeed professionally. He will explain why the importance of being passionate about something means more than to simply find it interesting. Discovering your passion isn't about having things in common or striking up good conversations, it's a deep-rooted […]

Film Screening: The Exemplar + Centenary Commemoration

Run Run Shaw Tower, CPD-3.04

“A thought of hatred must be destroyed by a more powerful thought of love”   The film “The Exemplar” is about the life of  ‘Abdu’l-Bahá Abbás (1844-1921), a Persian philosopher, spiritual leader and central figure of the Bahá’í Faith who promoted teachings of peace, unity, gender equality and religious harmony to audiences throughout the Middle […]

HKU-UQ Virtual Student Exchange Final Showcase

Main Building Room 249 The University of Hong Kong

This session is a final showcase of the digital stories created through the collaboration between undergraduate HKU students from across multiple disciplines and postgraduate students from the University of Queensland (UQ) School of Education. It is part of a 6-week HKU-UQ virtual student exchange, a co-curricular program funded by the Gallant Ho Experiential Learning Fund […]

[Postponed] Origins of Cinema & Preserving Film Heritage: Seminar and Film Screening

Rayson Huang Theatre (RHT) The University of Hong Kong

After careful consideration of the health and safety of our participants and partners under the emergence of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 virus in the community—and after consultations with our HKU partners—we have made the difficult decision to postpone this event yet a later date.   Motion pictures were invented in 1895. Yet earliest attempts […]

[RESCHEDULED] Passion Project Workshop: Marketing It Big

2/F Digital Interactive Lab HKU Main Library

In light of the latest developments of covid-19 in Hong Kong, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this workshop to a later date.   In this workshop, Daniel will share the story of his life and entrepreneurial journey, including the struggles of hitting rock bottom, overcoming personal and professional challenges, and how he identified […]

Case-Solving Workshops with Dr. Zachary Leung (Session 1)

Zoom

Are you confident about your problem-solving process? Can you present your ideas????clearly? We have organized a series of workshops where students (yes you!) will be able to learn more about the essentials of case-cracking. The workshops will be conducted by Dr. Zachary Leung. Dr. Zachary Leung has six years of experience coaching the City University […]

Case-Solving Workshops with Dr. Zachary Leung (Session 2)

Zoom

Are you confident about your problem-solving process? Can you present your ideas????clearly? We have organized a series of workshops where students (yes you!) will be able to learn more about the essentials of case-cracking. The workshops will be conducted by Dr. Zachary Leung. Dr. Zachary Leung has six years of experience coaching the City University […]

Case-Solving Workshops with Dr. Zachary Leung (Session 3)

Zoom

Are you confident about your problem-solving process? Can you present your ideas????clearly? We have organized a series of workshops where students (yes you!) will be able to learn more about the essentials of case-cracking. The workshops will be conducted by Dr. Zachary Leung. Dr. Zachary Leung has six years of experience coaching the City University […]

Creating non-linear stories using Twine to support case-based learning

Zoom

Date: 30 November 2022 (Wednesday) Time: 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm Venue: RRS 321, 3/F Run Run Shaw Building, Main Campus, HKU Speaker: Mr. Donn Gonda, CETL Registration: https://www2.cetl.hku.hk/cetlevents/regist/492/registEvent.php?eventId=492 Abstract Storytelling can be a powerful tool to enhance students’ communication skills. These stories can help students to understand complex and abstract concepts by allowing them […]

Untitled: A.I. and Transformations to Teaching and Learning

Zoom

Untitled: A.I. and Transformations to Teaching and Learning   The rapid technological advances in AI deep generative models have significant and disruptive implications for teaching and learning within higher education. While there are questions and issues around academic honesty, plagiarism, creativity, and originality - the potential to enhance student learning is substantial. Join us for […]

Healing Our World 療癒我們的家園 | World Religion Day 2023

EY Wavespace, 22/F Citic Tower, 20 Tim Mei Avenue, Central, Hong Kong

World Religion Day 2023 Healing Our World: Spiritual Inspirations, Conversations, Actions 療癒我們的家園:知—行—共勉 Interfaith dialogue, devotions and music with members of different religious and non-religious communities in HK. Come to share and learn about healing our world at the personal, community and planetary levels Date:  Feb 5 (Sun), 2023 Time:  2 – 5 pm (HKT) Language: English […]