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WANTED!! Event Organisers - Student Service-Learning Symposium

17 Apr 2019

TRANSFER & TRANSFORM – the very first Student Service-Learning Symposium in Hong Kong

TRANSFER & TRANSFORM is the very first symposium on Service-Learning organised by higher education students in Hong Kong. It aims to raise students’ awareness in Service-Learning, promote civic engagement and showcase Hong Kong students’ commitment to the community and society at large. The symposium is led by a student organising committee, which consists of student representatives from various higher education institutions. Over 300 VIPs and students will attend the symposium.

As a core member of the organising committee, you will be able to:

  • Take charge and work in a team with enthusiastic students from other higher education institutions

  • Contribute innovative and creative ideas to encourage students in Hong Kong to make a better world

  • Meet local leaders and global change-makers and learn to create social impact

  • Make friends and build up networks and connections with people from all walks of life

  • Gain valuable experiences in organising a large-scale, across-the-board event – which will enhance your CV!

Who can become the Organising Committee?

HKBU undergraduates who are:

  • Interested in organising cross-institutional, impactful event

  • Creative and willing to make changes

  • Passionate about Service-Learning, community work and social engagement

Timeline:

MAY – JUN 2019

<Incubation and learning>

2-3 activities in the summer for Team building & understanding Service-Learning in Hong Kong Higher Education

JUL – SEP 2019

<Programme design and planning>

Synthesise ideas into executable plans

OCT 2019

<Pre-symposium campaign>

Launch of cross-institutional Service-Learning competition

NOV 2019 – APR 2020

<Student Symposium>

Planning, preparation and implementation

Student Symposium cum Award Ceremony on 3 Apr 2020

Register before 17 APR:

https://hkbuhk.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8rjAu32MXitJlY1

Contact:

Chan Yiu Sun, Centre for Innovative Service-Learning

sunchan@hkbu.edu.hk / 3411-7233