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Student Experience

Windows to the World

We host/co-host a diverse range of high quality educational and enriching programmes on campus for the University community and the general public at large in Hong Kong. The programmes, ranging from talks, exhibition, film appreciation, aim to broaden students’ global horizons and cultivate a vibrant and engaged campus at HKBU.  

 

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Programmes

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“The EU as an International Actor – Finnish Perspectives”

Co-organizer – Consulate General of Finland in Hong Kong

Talk by Paula Lehtomäki, State Secretary, Prime Minister’s Office, Finland

15 November 2018

 

“Au Coeur de Mai 68” (In the Heart of May 68)

Co-organizers – Consulate General of France in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Association for European Studies, CoP-ITL (Community of Practice – Internationalization of Teaching and Learning) and HKBU/Department of Government & International Studies

Activities – Grand opening, reception, photo exhibition, film appreciation “May ‘68, A Strange Spring” – directed by the historian filmmaker Dominique Beaux, and a talk “What happened in May 1968 in France? Was it a French Cultural Revolution?” by Michel Bonnin, Professor Emeritus at Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris, France

 

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“Turkey’s Enterprising and Humanitarian Foreign Policy”

Co-organizer – Consulate General of Turkey in Hong Kong

Talk by Korhan Kemik, Consul-General of Turkey in Hong Kong

23 October 2018

 

 The Legacy of 1968: Prague Spring and Its Repercussions

50 Years On

Co-organizers – Consulate General of Czech Republic in Hong Kong and HKBU/Department of Government & International Studies

Activities – Grand opening, reception, and film show “Fireman’s Ball” with post-screening sharing with renowned critics and exhibition on campus

7 September 2018