Turning STEM into STEAM through Music
A project to cross music with engineering by having youngsters design and build musical instruments is helping insert the ‘A is for Arts’ into STEM education.
Poetry in Translation: Bringing Chinese Poetry to English-speaking Audiences
We are changing the reputation that Hong Kong has as a centre of culture, and of how poets and writers think of Hong Kong.
Using 3D Mapping to Plan More Sustainable Cities
For the first time large and complex 3D multi-level pedestrian-built environment like Sheung Wan to Wan Chai in Hong Kong are amenable to walkability predictive analysis.
Shedding Light on the Drugs World
Understanding the set and setting of drug use is critical to assessing a user’s mind set and devising appropriate treatment or sentencing.
A Global Voice of Sustainability Policy
HKU’s Policy for Sustainability Lab has been recognised by the United Nations as a new member of the International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI), a programme begun in 2010 with the aim of ‘promoting collaboration in the conservation and restoration of sustainable human-influenced natural environments through broader global recognition of their value’.