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  • Green Living

    [UG] Green Quest 2018-2019 Overseas Green & Cultural Experiential Tour

    10 OCT 2018 - 02 JUN 2019
    [UG] Green Quest 2018-2019 Overseas Green & Cultural Experiential Tour

    Would you like to experience green and sustainable living in Scandinavia? Would you like to learn how green initiatives could be implemented into everyday life, from the infrastructure and system, city planning, government policy to culture and lifestyle? Join Green Quest overseas Green and Cultural Experiential Tour to Denmark and Sweden now! Green Quest is open to all HKBU students. It includes seminar series (in February to March 2019) and overseas experiential tour (20 May 2019 – 2 June 2019).

    Period
    Oct 2018 - Oct 2019
    Part 1 - The Green Foundation
    Seminar Series and Training (February 2019 - April 2019)
    Part 2 - The Green Journey
    Overseas Green and Cultural Experiential Tour (20 May 2019 – 2 June 2019)
    Part 3 - The Green Giving
    Sharing Session (October 2019)
  • Green Living

    Green and Health Mindfulness Week (17-21 September)

    17 - 21 SEP 2018
    Green and Health Mindfulness Week (17-21 September)

    To promote the importance of maintaining green and health mindfulness, there will be four Green and Health Mindfulness weeks during the residential year.  The first one will be on 17-21 September and there will be a few initiatives designed for you.

    Programme Period
    17-21 Sep 2018
    Venue
    Undergraduate Halls
  • Green Living

    [UG] Red Packet Recycling Campaign

    20 - 28 FEB 2018
    [UG] Red Packet Recycling Campaign

    Collection Period: 20 Feb  – 28 Feb 2018

    Collection Points: Recycling Boxes (G/F Lift Lobbies of South & North Towers)

    Collectable Items: Old Red Packets
     

    Date
    20- 28 Feb 2018
    Venue
    Recycling Boxes (G/F Lift Lobbies of South & North Towers)
  • Green Living

    [UG] Green Quest Seminar Series 2018

    08 FEB - 22 MAR 2018
    [UG] Green Quest Seminar Series 2018

    The Undergraduate Halls believe GREEN is a living style in striving for balance and aiming for sustainability.  Through seminar series on topics like Green Living, Sustainability and Urban Planning by professional speakers, students will gain deeper understanding to the green challenges and how the green effort could be enhanced further in Hong Kong and at the HKBU.

    Students from all study majors are welcomed!

    Seminar 1
    Green Urban Design and Sustainable Lifestyle in our Next Generation New Town (8 Feb 2018)
    Seminar 2
    “NO Is Not Enough”- Explores Sustainable Living in Practice (1 Mar 2018)
    Seminar 3
    The Interplay of Architecture and People (22 Mar 2018)
    Time, Venue
    19:30-21:00, G9 Undergraduate Halls
    Application Deadline
    6 Feb (Seminar 1), 27 Feb (Seminar 2) and 20 Mar (Seminar 3)
  • Green Living

    [UG] Waste Recycling Campaign (Semester 1, 2017-18)

    06 DEC 2017 - 12 JAN 2018
    [UG] Waste Recycling Campaign (Semester 1, 2017-18)

    As the checkout period is drawing near, you may wonder how to deal with your unwanted items.  Have you thought of donating the recyclables to NGOs? The UG Halls is launching a Waste Recycling Campaign:

    Collection Period: 6 Dec 2017 – 12 Jan 2018

    Collection Points: Recycling Cages (Opposite to the Entrances of South & North Towers)

    Collectable Items: Clothes, Shoes, Plush Toys, Bed Sheet, Bags
    (They will be sorted and shipped to the Southeast Asia for reuse; or be transformed into industrial rags or working gloves by the Conservancy Association.)

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    Date
    6 Dec 2017 - 12 Jan 2018
    Venue
    Recycling Cages (Opposite to the Entrances of South & North Towers)