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[Awards] HKSI Associate Dr. Diana Lary receives the 2022 UBC Emeritus College Award for Excellence in Innovative and Creative Endeavours

June 22, 2022

Congratulations, Dr. Diana Lary!


[Research] HKSI Associate Dr. Helena Wu addresses digital harassment and free speech in Hong Kong in AAS Digital Dialogue

June 9, 2022

Dr. Helena Wu spoke in the Academic Online series "Digital Harassment Across Asias", as part of the Digital Dialogue of the Association of Asian Studies (AAS), on 16 February 2022


[Awards] HKSI Associate Dr. Christopher Rea is a winner of the 2022 Public Engagement Award

June 8, 2022

Dr. Christopher Rea of the Department of Asian Studies has been selected by the UBC Public Humanities Hub as one of the winners of this year's Public Engagement Award.


[Newsletters] The HKSI June Update is out!

June 2, 2022

Please check out our latest Update.


[Webcast] The Hong Kong and Taiwanese Diaspora in the Literary Imagination

June 1, 2022

For those who might have missed this reading+conversation, here are the webcast and the photos.


[Media] HKSI Associate Dr. Henry Yu on the displacement of Chinatown in North America

May 26, 2022


Class of 2022!

May 25, 2022

The UBC Hong Kong Studies Initiative and the UBC Cantonese Language Program celebrate the class of 2022 (click to watch video)!


[Media] HKSI Associate Raymond Pai on teaching Cantonese in Canada

May 24, 2022


[Media] HKSI Associate Dr. Helena Wu on the cultural significance of Hong Kong’s Lion Rock

May 16, 2022


[Research] HKSI Associate Dr. Josephine Chiu-Duke on the enduring relevance and influence of the work of Hu Shih

May 8, 2022

Dr. Josephine Chiu-Duke spoke in "Torch of Freedom: An International Symposium on Hu Shih" organized by the City University of Hong Kong on 6 & 7 May 2022