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Departmental Seminar (27 April)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography at HKBU will take place on 27 April 2017 (Thursday). The details of the seminar are as follows:
Title: “Animals at work: The modification of substrates and landscapes by biogenic activity in deep time”
Speaker: Professors Luis A. Buatois and M. Gabriela Mángano (Department of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, […]

By |March 30th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (27 April)

Departmental Seminar (11 May)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography and the Centre for Geo-computation Studies at HKBU will take place on 11 May 2017 (Thursday). The details of the seminar are as follows:
Title: “水文循環系統研究: 時空特徵、成因機理、過程模擬與理論應用”
Speaker: 張強 教授 (北京師範大學 減災與應急管理研究院)
Date: 11 May 2017 (Thursday)
Time: 2:30-4:00pm
Venue: Room AAB1217, Resource Centre, Department of Geography, Academic and Administration Building (AAB), Baptist […]

By |April 21st, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (11 May)

Departmental Seminar (25 May)

A seminar organized by the Department of Geography and the Centre for Geo-computation Studies at HKBU will take place on 25 May 2017 (Thursday). The details of the seminar are as follows:
Title: “Contribution of human and climate change impacts to changes in streamflow of Canada”
Speaker: Professor Thian Yew Gan (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, […]

By |April 18th, 2017|Events|Comments Off on Departmental Seminar (25 May)

Hiking Field Trip – Lion Rock

On Saturday, 18 February, a Student Advising Team field trip was held for Year 1 broad-based students. Led by Dr. Lachlan Barber and Dr. Chiu Hon Chim, along with Dr. Chung Him, Dr. Daphne Mah, and Ms. Tracey Yiu, the group hiked up Lion Rock and learned about the physical and cultural dimensions of the […]

By |February 28th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Hiking Field Trip – Lion Rock

Visit to our Department by Delegation from Lanzhou University

Prof. Xie Yaowen, Dr. Li Zhuolun and a postgraduate student from the College of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lanzhou University visited the Department of Geography on 18 January 2017. They met with Drs Meiyu Guo, Karen Chow and Kevin Lo, as well as Professors Owen and Wang to discuss the collaboration concerning the 2017 “Discovery […]

By |January 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Visit to our Department by Delegation from Lanzhou University

Dr. Chow has been awarded a research grant by the prestigious Environment and Conservation Fund of Hong Kong

Dr. Chow Ka Lai, Karen’s project on “Selection of Wetland Plants for Wastewater Treatment of Persistent Toxic Substances by Constructed Wetlands in Hong Kong” was recently endorsed and supported by the Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF) of Hong Kong. The ECF was established under the Environment and Conservation Fund Ordinance (Cap. 450) in 1994, part […]

By |January 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Dr. Chow has been awarded a research grant by the prestigious Environment and Conservation Fund of Hong Kong

Logo Design Competition

The Department of Geography is organizing a Logo Design Competition which is open to everyone including HKBU students, staff, alumni and the general public. You are cordially invited to participate in this competition and showcase your talents in design.
The competition aims to search for a distinctive, unique, artistic but professional-looking logo which can portray the […]

By |January 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Logo Design Competition

The Department of Geography hold a Faculty Research Colloquium

With a view to fostering collegial exchanges and collaboration among academic staff, the Department of Geography decided to organize one or two brown bag seminars each year for faculty members to share their latest research or works-in-progress with fellow colleagues and research students.
The first ‘Faculty Research Colloquium’ was held on 5 December 2016. Over 20 […]

By |December 8th, 2016|News|Comments Off on The Department of Geography hold a Faculty Research Colloquium

Geography Fun Day and Alumni Reunion Dinner (26 November 2016)

To celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the Faculty of Social Sciences, a Fun Day was held on 26 November. To support this joyful occasion, the Department of Geography organized two homecoming activities for visitors: (i) a Detergent-making Workshop and (ii) an interactive game. In the evening, an alumni reunion dinner was held at the newly-renovated […]

By |December 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Geography Fun Day and Alumni Reunion Dinner (26 November 2016)

Geography graduate awarded Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence

The Department is delighted to announce that Geography graduate Mr. Carson Poon has been awarded the Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme (HKSES). Offered by the HKSAR Government, the HKSES supports local students who seek to pursue studies in world-renowned universities outside Hong Kong.
Honoured with the title of Hong Kong Scholars, Mr. Poon will pursue […]

By |September 21st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Geography graduate awarded Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence