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Humans of Shun Hing: Claudia

“In primary school, I was bullied by my classmates. I had no idea why they did that. Some of my used-to-be best friends were backstabbing me. They were speaking ill of me so that nobody would befriend me anymore. After a while, it got to a point where they...

InstaPier: Mirror of the Sky

InstaPier: Mirror of the Sky A photoshoot on InstaPier was how I was introduced to the-place-to-be in Kennedy Town, a favourite hangout for social-media addicts, hipsters, runners and dog walkers. With our feet dangling off the pier, my friend and I often capture...

Tracing the Name of Kennedy Town

From the seedy underbelly of a colony to the flourishing district of an international city. Have you ever wondered why our neighborhood is called ‘Kennedy Town’? What was it referred to before it gained its colonial name? The name of a place reflects its history, and...

Mobile apps everyone should have in Hong Kong

When it comes to mobile apps, most of us are pretty tech savvy and have an app for almost every aspect of our life, be it food or transportation. Yet, there are some apps which are not that popular, yet incredibly helpful. If you are going to be glued to your mobile,...

Inside the Team

My friends’ jealousy knows no bounds when I tell them that I live rent-free in a room at Shun Hing College that is definitely bigger than the ones they rent for exorbitant prices. It is a pretty sweet deal even if it comes with certain responsibilities of being a...

Humans of Shun Hing: Ivan

“I’ve never worked in backstage before, never even thought of it. When I first signed up for the Vagina Monologues, the word ‘monologues’ gave me the impression of acting on stage, a concept I familiar with. I love acting. Ever since I took that drama class back in...

Chimpanzees, Jane Goodall, and an Oscar-nominated Documentary

Jane Goodall’s inspiring story is told anew in Oscar-nominated documentary Dr. Jane Goodall’s story is the story of a pioneering woman, fearlessly breaking through societal expectations and African wilderness to pursue her dreams of adventure and her passion for...

Hong Kong-Mainland Ties in a Nutshell

“In financial markets – no matter what happens, if the music is on, you have to dance.” As said by Mr. K.C. Kwok during a presentation last November. Mr. Kwok, an Honorary Senior Research Fellow in the School of Economics & Finance at University...

Humans of Shun Hing: Yeji

As my family moved a lot since I was very young, I had many chances to meet different people from all around the world. I am from South Korea, and I’ve lived in the US, New Zealand, and Indonesia before I came to Hong Kong. I enjoyed the process of moving to new...

Why Roadstar.ai leaves Silicon Valley for Shenzhen

Roadstar.ai, a new autonomous vehicle startup, left Silicon Valley for China. Its current leaders Dr. Jan Wei Pan and Dr. Zhizhong Zhou told Shun Hing College students why and how Roadstar made such a move in the first A-Salon talk on 16th September 2017. “With the...