HKUST Service Learning Day, 14 - 17 April 2016

HKUST Service Learning Day 2016 was held between 14-17 April. All members of the HKUST community, including students, faculty members, staff, and alumni, were invited to engage in various meaningful community service opportunities over the weekend. The event was officiated by the Provost, Prof Wei SHYY, during the Kick-off Ceremony on 14 April. In total, close to 900 volunteers were recruited to participate in 51 service projects, resulting in over 2,900 service hours during this period.

During the HKUST Service Learning Day, members of the Connect Ambassador for Community Engagement (Connect ACE) program also led several community services as part of their social projects, which were aimed to tackle social issues that they were passionate about. The Connect ACE members also assisted in the promotion effort, and supported the project coordination for this event.

Call for Action Day 2 March 2016

A promotion booth was set up during the Call for Action Day to promote the message of “Serve. Learn. Act” among our campus. Students were also encouraged to participate in different service projects of HKUST Service Learning Day 2016 to show their care through action.

Date: 2 March 2016 (Wed)
Venue:   The Hong Kong Jockey Club Atrium, HKUST Campus

HKUST members put their fingerprint on the board to show their support.

Kick-off Ceremony of HKUST Service Learning Day 2016

On 14 April, students, staff and representatives of the collaborating organizations from different service activities joined the kick-off ceremony to celebrate the start of our annual community service event.

Officiating Guest: Prof Wei SHYY, Provost

Date: 14 April 2016 (Thu)
Time: 12:45 - 1:40pm
Venue:   The Hong Kong Jockey Club Atrium, HKUST Campus

Summary of Services

Date Service  
2-3 Apr Volunteering @ Hong Kong Odyssey of the Mind Programme 香港創意思維比賽義工  Info
3 Apr Fun ‧ Water ‧ Science @HKUST 科大「童」遊水世界 Info
9 Apr Young Detectives of Science 小實驗.大發現 Info
9 Apr Games in the Park with Ethnic Minorities 少數族裔共融日 Info
9 Apr Forming Eco Friendly Lifestyle 實踐環保生活 Info
9-10 Apr Volunteering @30-Hour Famine 2016 饑饉三十 2016 義工 Info
10 Apr Making Cookies with Visually Impaired Children 視脆天地 Info
10 & 24 Apr Go Along with the VIP 與你共「視」 Info
11-14 Apr Blood Donation Promotion Campaign 科大捐血大行動 - 宣傳活動 Info
12 Apr Food Saving with Food Angel 「惜食」天使  Info
12 Apr Care for Hospitalized Children  Info
14 Apr "Step Up" Your Love @Shamshuipo 關『深』南昌 - 上樓傳愛探訪服務 Info
14 Apr HKUST SL Day Bread Run 惜食.麵包收集活動 Info
15 Apr Light Up Lives 生命因你再現姿彩  Info
15 Apr Kiddy Heart Canteen 童心飯堂 Info
15 Apr Food Share We Care @Ever Green Association 愛.共饗 Info
15 Apr Community Building Project 鄰里守望 Info
16 Apr Gate Painting @Cho Yiu Estate 祖堯安居樂油遊 Info
16 Apr Eco Farming 減廢.農耕 Info
16 Apr Hiking with the elderly 郊野行山樂逍遙 Info
16 Apr Poor or Rich? 貧富「童」體驗 Info
16 Apr “3, 2, 1 Launch it!” - Water Rocket Competition Day: Service for Local and Ethnic Minority Children 「一飛沖天去」水火箭比賽:本地和少數族裔兒童服務 Info
16 Apr Soup of Love @King Lam Estate 愛心湯水贈長者 Info
16 Apr Kid episode: Innocence in Neverland 智愛郊遊 Info
16 Apr Volunteering @Crossroads 國際十字路會義工服務 Info
16 Apr In Step with Dogs 同步手牽狗 Info
16 Apr Love it. Adopt it @Ping's Pet Club 領養.愛@平姐貓狗場 Info
16 Apr "Paws" for Love 「爪」尋愛  Info
16 Apr Having Fun with the Intellectually Challenged 「智」在有你服務計劃 Info
16 Apr Magical Journey 「耆」妙處處通 Info
16 Apr Understanding AD/HD, Serving with Sincerity 過度活躍,過渡WOULD躍 Info
16 Apr Care for the Homeless 無家.無減愛 Info
17 Apr Congee Sharing @Oi Man Estate 粥福愛民 Info
17 Apr Volunteering @Fung Yuen Butterfly Reserve 服務在鳳園 Info
17 Apr PHAB(Fab) Friendship V 天弱.友情 V Info
17 Apr Rock Cleaning Angels 洗石天使 Info
17 Apr Love it. Adopt it @Adoption Day 領養.愛@領養日  Info
18-21 Apr Cambodia Post-trip Service - Feel + Think + Courage = CHANGE! 自柬埔寨至—「感‧想‧敢變」 Info
20 & 22 Apr Volunteering @Voice Sample Collection 「聰鳴語音工具箱」義工 Info
21 Apr Joy in the Storyland 同閱童樂 Info
23 Apr Little Journalist 童訪.愛訪 Info
23 Apr Soup Action @Shamshuipo 吾湯吾水 - 傳愛活動 Info
23 Apr Love and Care to the Visually Impaired 「一視童行」服務計劃 Info
23 Apr Celebrate Diversity x EM 「少數」.點? Info
23 Apr Fun Day with Elderly 「伴老同行」銀髮同樂日 Info
24 Apr Senior Lecture 1001: Introduction to smart phones 返老還童 Info
24 Apr Act for Abandoned Pets 潔舍聯盟 Info
24 Apr Kids. Bids. Trips 小導遊.大冒險 Info
7 May Hiking with the elderly 郊野行山樂逍遙 Info