College Assemblies

College Assemblies are part of the College General Education Programme. It is non-credit bearing. Full-time undergraduate students of Shaw College are required to attend at least THREE (either in-person or via zoom) College Assemblies this term to fulfill the attendance requirement.

Unless otherwise stated, College Assemblies are held at 11:30 am - 1:00 pm on Friday.

In 2021/22 academic year, the following Assemblies will be held:

Term 1

Date / Venue Theme Language Speaker
10 Sep 2021
Sir Run Run Shaw Hall & via Zoom
Inauguration Assembly
[Video]
Cantonese* College Head, Dean of Students, Dean of General Education, Chairman of Student Union Executive Committee
08 Oct 2021
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
Enhancing Resilience: The 7-Well Approach
[Video]
Cantonese* Professor LEUNG Yiu-kin Freedom
29 Oct 2021
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
Why do we study philosophy in troubled times?
[Video]
Cantonese* Corrupt the Youth

02 Nov 2021 (Tuesday)
Shaw College Lecture Theatre
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

How do art and culture face the current time?
[Video]
Cantonese Mr. CHOW Kwun-wai Kiwi, Director of "Beyond the Dream"
05 Nov 2021
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
The road of tech startup from CUHK
A life of serendipity. Does it matter?
[Video]
Cantonese* Mr. KUO Wai-keung and Dr. SIN Ngai-chuen, "Star of Shaw" Awardees 2020
26 Nov 2021
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
Reading the mind of the writer: what a literary work conveys to you and causes you to imagine
[Video]
Cantonese* Mr. CHAN Chi-kian Edward
03 Dec 2021
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
A conversation with Chow Yiu-fai 
[Video]
Cantonese* Dr. CHOW Yiu-fai

Term 2

Date / Venue Theme Language Speaker
14 Jan 2022
via Zoom
36th Founder's Day Celebration Ceremony
[Video]
Cantonese* Guest of Honor: Dr. LAM Hiu-fung Alan
21 Jan 2022
Shaw College Lecture Theatre & via Zoom
The Practice of Mindfulness
[Video]
[PowerPoint]
Cantonese* Professor LEUNG Yiu-kin Freedom
11 Feb 2022
via Zoom
(CANCELLED)
Debate competition:
The right to be forgotten should be introduced in Hong Kong
Cantonese Shaw College Debate Team vs Woo Sing Debate Team
25 Feb 2022
via Zoom
Students' Sharing
[Video]
Cantonese* Participants of "Caring Heart Community Service Project Scheme" & "Make a Wish Scheme"
04 Mar 2022
via Zoom
(CANCELLED)
Stage Reading Cantonese* Shaw College students
11 Mar 2022
via Zoom
Romeo and Juliet under the Bodhi Tree
[Video]
Cantonese* Venerable Chang Lin
18 Mar 2022 
via Zoom
Life and Death Education Online Sharing Session
[Video]
Cantonese Mr. Pasu NG
24 Mar 2022 (Thursday)
via Zoom
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Online Talk: What We Talk About When We Talk About Love?
[Video]
Cantonese* Dr. LAU Po-hei
22 Apr 2022
via Zoom
Dance performance
[Video]
Cantonese* Hong Kong Dance

* Simultaneous interpretation will be provided for non-Cantonese speakers

For attendance to be counted, participants of College Assemblies must register in advance online via the Registration and Attendance System. Click here for details.

College Assemblies in recent 2 years

Enquiry

Ms. Fiona HO / Ms. Gigi YEN
Tel: 3943 8538 / 3943 8637
Email: shaw-assembly@cuhk.edu.hk