HKU Women’s Lacrosse Team

HKU Women’s Lacrosse Team

On a Wednesday evening at Stanley Ho Sports Centre, around fifteen girls run on a small corner of the field. Each of them is holding a racquet that is similar to a field hockey stick, except that instead of a ‘toe,’ there is a pocket at the end. They pass a small rubber ball using […]

HKU students express outrage on posters around campus

HKU students express outrage on posters around campus

A month ago when the Johannes Chan appointment was turned down by the university council, ranges of angry wall posters and “dai ji bo” 大字報: big font posters were put up all over the campus by students hoping to bring the matter to attention of others. Unlike the postering during Umbrella Revolution, this time the […]

Referendum results show HKU students’ rejection of ‘King Arthur’

Referendum results show HKU students’ rejection of ‘King Arthur’

In the two general polls held by the Student Union of the University of Hong Kong from October 26 to 30, ballots cast by students clearly show their disapproval of the current governance structure of the University Council. Of the 16137 students who are union members, 5316 of them cast valid ballots, resulting in a […]

The Union Philharmonic Orchestra presents Pathétique

The Union Philharmonic Orchestra presents Pathétique

On the evening of November 13, the Union Philharmonic Orchestra held its Annual Performance, titled Pathétique, at the Grand Hall in the University of Hong Kong. Before the concert, an eager audience of students, staff and relatives, lined to purchase last minute at-the-door tickets in front of the Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre. The concert […]

“Two” is the key to pleasant music

“Two” is the key to pleasant music

The weather was splendid at noon and summer breeze was kissing the cheeks of the audience, made up of students, professors and people of all ages. African drums were counting the rhythms cheerfully, while ukulele sounded like ringing bells. On October 19, a total of four bands performed at the Happy Park, echoing the theme […]