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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!


[Grants] HKSI Associate Dr. Renren Yang receives the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight Grant

June 20, 2022

The research grant has been awarded to Dr. Yang for his project "The Deaths and Rebirths of Literary Authorship in Digital China".


[Grants] HKSI Associate Dr. Timothy Cheek has been awarded a SSHRC Partnership Development Grant

June 16, 2022

The grant has been awarded to Dr. Cheek and his team for the UBC-based Xinjiang Documentation Project.


[News] HKSI Associate Dr. Yves Tiberghien has been appointed to the Indo-Pacific Advisory Committee

June 13, 2022


[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.


[Publications] HKSI Associate Dr. Henry Yu on what and who constitute Vancouver’s intangible cultural heritage

June 7, 2022

Check out Dr. Yu's commentary published on Georgia Straight.


[Grants] HKSI Associate Dr. Shannon Walsh receives UBC Public Humanities Research Cluster Funding

June 2, 2022

Dr. Shannon Walsh is awarded funding for "The Documentary, Visual Methods and Social Justice" cluster.


[Newsletters] The HKSI June Update is out!

June 2, 2022

Please check out our latest Update.


Journalism in the Age of Fakes

June 1, 2022

Join veteran journalists Chris Yeung and Louisa Lim for a conversation on the state of journalism in an age of fakes