University Committee Briefing Session

 

The recruitment of student representatives for the coming session of University Committees shall commence soon. In order to enhance students’ understanding towards University Committees, the University Affairs Committee, HKUSU Council is now organizing University Committee Briefing Session before selection. The details of the Briefing are listed as follows:

Date: 11th April (Thursday)
Time: 1900-2000
Venue: Union Chamber, 2/F Union Building

Student representatives of University Committees shall be appointed in the 3rd Emergency Council Meeting. For those who are interested, please kindly fill in the following form (https://bit.ly/2UILyRt) and attend the Council Meeting for the appointment.

Should you have any enquiries, please contact Davin Wong, Acting Chairperson of University Affairs Committee, HKUSU Council at davinwong.asterism@gmail.com

Recruitment of Committee Members – Current Affairs Committee and University Affairs Committee

 

Since the Current Affairs Committee and University Affairs Committee will appoint new committee members in the first Ordinary Union Council Meeting, we hope to recruit students who are interested in joining the committees and share our aspirations.

The Current Affairs Committee (CAC) will be mainly responsible for promoting current affairs and enhancing social awareness to encourage discussion on current affairs among our members. Besides, CAC will publish statements on different topics such that students and the general public may know more about the stance of HKUSU.

The University Affairs Committee (UAC) will be responsible for the discussion of student welfare, regular communication with student representatives of various university committees and publicise information regarding university committees, academic development, and hall-college development. Meanwhile, UAC will issue statements and take other actions in response to university affairs, as well as reflecting opinions regarding campus facilities to the university authorities.

CAC and UAC have eight and seven seats for Full Members of HKUSU respectively. We welcome all Full Members to compete for the seats.

The tea gatherings for recruitment of committee members for the Current Affairs Committee and the University Affairs Committee were successfully held. Students who are interested to join the committees shall fill in the online forms below and attend the first Ordinary Union Council Meeting.

Online Forms:
https://goo.gl/forms/W4n4u5wsnUSBoVa72

The details of the first Ordinary Council Meeting are as follows:

Date: 21st February (Thursday)
Time: 19:00
Venue: Union Council Chamber, 2/F, Union Building

For further enquiries about The Current Affairs Committee, please feel free to contact PANG Ka Ho, Acting Chairperson Current Affairs Committee (email: jordanpang.asterism@gmail.com).
For further enquiries about The University Affairs Committee, please feel free to contact LEI Tsz Shing, Chairperson of The University Affairs Committee (email: daniellei.asterism@gmail.com).

Recruitment of Committee Members – Current Affairs Committee and University Affairs Committee

 

Since the Current Affairs Committee and University Affairs Committee will appoint new committee members in the first Ordinary Union Council Meeting, we hope to recruit students who are interested in joining the committees and share our aspirations.

The Current Affairs Committee (CAC) will be mainly responsible for promoting current affairs and enhancing social awareness to encourage discussion on current affairs among our members. Besides, CAC will publish statements on different topics such that students and the general public may know more about the stance of HKUSU.

The University Affairs Committee (UAC) will be responsible for the discussion of student welfare, regular communication with student representatives of various university committees and publicise information regarding university committees, academic development, and hall-college development. Meanwhile, UAC will issue statements and take other actions in response to university affairs, as well as reflecting opinions regarding campus facilities to the university authorities.

CAC and UAC have eight and seven seats for Full Members of HKUSU respectively. We welcome all Full Members to compete for the seats. We will organise a tea gathering beforehand and invite students who are interested to participate and know more about the structure and duties of the respective standing committees. The details are as follows:

Current Affairs Committee

Date: 18th February (Monday)
Time: 18:30 – 19:30
Venue: UG102, Union Building

University Affairs Committee

Date: 19th February (Tuesday)
Time: 18:30 – 19:30
Venue: UG102, Union Building

Moreover, students who are interested in joining the aforementioned committees shall fill in the online form below and attend the first Ordinary Union Council Meeting of Session 2019 for consultations from councillors and formal appointment.

Online form:
https://goo.gl/forms/W4n4u5wsnUSBoVa72

The details of the first Ordinary Council Meeting are as follows:

Date: 21st February (Thursday)
Time: 19:00
Venue: Union Council Chamber, 2/F, Union Building

For further enquiries about The Current Affairs Committee, please feel free to contact PANG Ka Ho, Acting Chairperson of The Current Affairs Secretary (email: jordanpang.asterism@gmail.com).

For further enquiries about The University Affairs Committee, please feel free to contact LEI Tsz Shing, Chairperson of The University Affairs Committee (email: daniellei.asterism@gmail.com).

General Polling No.1, HKUSU Session 2018

 

According to the resolution of the 9th Ordinary Council Meeting, HKUSU Council, Session 2018, dated 23 December 2018, General Polling No.1, HKUSU, Session 2018 on the motion below is to be held. The motion is as follows:

“At least one student representative shall be included in the appointing body of the Chairman of the Council of the University of Hong Kong, and the body shall consult students in the course of appointment.”

Details of Polling are as follows:

Date: 28 January 2019 (Monday) – 1 February 2019 (Friday)

Venue of polling stations and opening hours:

Main Campus (10:15 – 18:45)
1. Area near Campus Service Centre (UG/F Knowles Building)
2. Run Run Shaw Podium (Opposite to old University Bookstore)
3. Union Foyer
4. Area outside OBC Grill
5. Area outside Bank of East Asia

Dental Campus (12:00 – 14:00)
6. Area outside Canteen on 7/F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital

Medical Campus (10:15 – 18:00)
7. Area outside Cheung Kung Hai Lecture Theatre 4, William M. W. Mong Block.

If you have any enquiries, please contact LEUNG Ho Long, Chairperson of the Union Elections Committee, HKUSU Council (Email: owenleung.asterism@gmail.com), or CHAN Sze Chai, Max, Council Chairperson of HKUSU Council Session 2018 (Email: maxchan1005@gmail.com).

Details of Polling stations of The Election of Undergraduate Student Membership to the Boards of Faculties 2019

 

The polling days of the Election of Undergraduate Student Membership to the Boards of Faculties 2019 are coming soon. Details are as follows:

Date: 28 January 2019 (Monday) – 1 February 2019 (Friday)

Venue of polling stations and opening hours:

Main Campus (10:15 – 18:45)
1. Area near Campus Service Centre (UG/F Knowles Building)
2. Run Run Shaw Podium (Opposite to old University Bookstore)
3. Union Foyer
4. Area outside OBC Grill
5. Area outside Bank of East Asia

Dental Campus (12:00 – 14:00)
6. Area outside Canteen on 7/F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital

Medical Campus (10:15 – 18:00)
7. Area outside Cheung Kung Hai Lecture Theatre 4, William M. W. Mong Block.

Members of the Union can read the central platforms of the candidates through the following links:
Election of Undergraduate Student Membership to the Boards of Faculties 2019:https://goo.gl/hLXbVX

If you have any enquiries, feel free to contact Leung Ho Long, Chairperson of the Union Elections Committee, HKUSU Council via owenleung.asterism@gmail.com

Details of Polling stations of Annual Election 2019

 

The polling days of Annual Election 2019 are coming soon. Details are as follows:

Date: 28 January 2019 (Monday) – 1 February 2019 (Friday)

Venue of polling stations and opening hours:

Main Campus (10:15 – 18:45)
1. Area near Campus Service Centre (UG/F Knowles Building)
2. Run Run Shaw Podium (Opposite to old University Bookstore)
3. Union Foyer
4. Area outside OBC Grill
5. Area outside Bank of East Asia

Dental Campus (12:00 – 14:00)
6. Area outside Canteen on 7/F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital

Medical Campus (10:15 – 18:00)
7. Area outside Cheung Kung Hai Lecture Theatre 4, William M. W. Mong Block.

Members of the Union can read the central platforms of the candidates through the following links:
Annual Election 2019: https://goo.gl/k2RhoA

If you have any enquiries, feel free to contact Leung Ho Long, Chairperson of the Union Elections Committee, HKUSU Council via owenleung.asterism@gmail.com

Central Campaign for Annual Election 2019

 

The Annual Election 2019 will be held from 28 January to 1 February. The Annual Election Commission 2019 will organise the Central Campaign for students to ask questions and provide comments to candidates. The Central Campaign will be conducted in Cantonese and English. Instant interpretation will be provided upon request. The details of the Central Campaign are as follows:

Date: 21 January – 25 January
Time: 12:30 – 14:30
Venue: Sun Yat-sen Place

The Central Campaign will be conducted in accordance with the Standing Orders of the Union Council.

For enquiries, feel free to contact LEUNG Ho Long, Chairperson of Annual Election Commission 2019 (email: owenleung.asterism@gmail.com).

Commission Hall Visits

 

Link of cosignatory: https://goo.gl/forms/DaUvM34dGrUD8pM83

Link of joint appeal: http://www.hkusu.org/…/change-now-or-never-joint-appeal-to…/

Hall visits will be conducted starting from next week. During the friendly visits, the Commission will explain the future works as well as gather students’ opinions on the procedure of appointing the Council Chairman. Schedule for hall visits is as follows:

14 January
23:00 University Hall

15 January
21:00 Lady Ho Tung Hall
23:00 Starr Hall

16 January
19:00 Lee Chi Hung Hall
21:00 Morrison Hall, Suen Chi Sun Hall, Lee Shau Kee Hall
23:00 Simon K. Y. Lee Hall

17 January
23:00 Ricci Hall

18 January
19:00 Hornell Hall
21:00 Swire Hall
23:00 St. John’s College

20 January
21:00 Wei Lun Hall, Lee Hysan Hall, R. C. Lee Hall

 

 

Survey on Union Catering Outlets at Union Building

 

Campus catering is an important ring of students’ campus life. In light of this, the Union is now launching a survey on union eateries at Union Building to collect students’ views pertaining to these catering outlets. The Union shall take all surveys collected into consideration when formulating future development of all shops. You are invited to fill in the questionnaire at:

https://goo.gl/forms/pv0RJ19NebmAmSYi1

The questionnaire will be opened until 26 December 2018. Should you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact Davin Wong, President at supresid@hku.hk.

Opening of the Union’s Study Room

The examination period is approaching and a study room will be open for students in the coming weeks.

Opening Hours:
Date: 3 December – 22 December
Time: 24 hours
Location: UG205, Union Building

For enquiries, please contact the Administrative Secretary of HKUSU via suas@hku.hk, or staff at the Union Office.

We wish you all Superpass!