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Hong Kong University

HKU could get first expat vice-chancellor in more than a decade

Professor Peter William Mathieson - currently dean of medicine and dentistry at the University of Bristol - has been recommended by an 11-member selection committee to succeed Professor Tsui Lap-chee.

Friday, 4 October, 2013, 8:40am 15 comments

Censored Sina Weibo posts translated into English by HKU project

Some posts deleted by censors from mainland microblogging site Sina Weibo have been recovered and are now available in English.

14 May 2013 - 10:41am 2 comments

HKU student stunned as she lives the dream

Hong Kong University student Fong Yee-pui could not believe her eyes when she walked into the Olympic Stadium yesterday morning - 80,000 people already waiting for action on the first day of track and field.

Fong may have been a sideshow to the main events, but she made it through to the first round after finishing second in her 100-metre preliminary.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

HKU gets wider path to mainland

Beijing surprised Hong Kong University during its 100th birthday celebration yesterday with a new programme to dramatically expand opportunities for its students and professors to study on the mainland.

19 Aug 2011 - 12:00am