Public Lectures: International Relations

 

Current Affairs Committee, HKUSU council and University Affairs Committee, HKUSU council will be organising public lectures in response to the aim ‘Boycott Classes, Not Education’ of the Class Boycott Campaign. Professionals from various sectors will be invited for knowledge exchange with fellow students to deepen their understanding of the society and thus ponder its future. The theme of the coming week public lectures would be ‘International Relations‘. The details are as follows (details in the caption are the most updated):

First Session: Grey Areas of Hong Kong Diplomacy
Date: 10th September (Tuesday)
Time: 17:15
Venue: Sun Yat-sen Place, The University of Hong Kong
Speaker: Dr.Simon SHEN Xu-hui
Language: English

Second Session: Full Withdrawal of the Extradition Bill will not assuage Public Outrage: Police Brutality and The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act
Date: 11th September (Wednesday)
Time: 14:30
Venue: 1/F, Union Building, The University of Hong Kong
Speaker: Hon Alvin YEUNG Ngok-kiu
Language: Cantonese

Third Session: Hong Kong Under Geoppolitics
Date: 12th September (Thursday)
Time: 15:00
Venue: Convocation Room(MB218), Main Building, The University of Hong Kong
Speaker: Professor Brian FONG Chi-hang
Language: Cantonese

The public lectures are open to students from secondary schools and the higher institutions. Students are required to show their student identification document before the entry.

On top of the ongoing public lectures, the ‘Occupy University Street’ movement will be held at 12:00 everyday from Monday to Thursday. Please join us with full gear and black bloc. See you there!