Staff Events

Past Events

Date Event Photos/Materials
4-Oct-19 GEO Thank-You Lunch
9-Sept-19 Connecting with the Community through Service Leadership
Date Event Photos/Materials
27-Apr-16 Outing to GE Retreat: Refresh Your Teaching; Reframe Our GE
18-Feb-16 Award Ceremony for Excellent Performance in GE
    Event Highlights Photos
6-Jan-16 International Conference in Hong Kong:
Service Leadership Education in Service Economies
    Presentation Slides Presentation Slides
5-Oct-15 Integrative Learning for the Complex World
Essence of a Summer Institute in Newark

Dr. Kimmy Cheng (COMS)
Prof. Gerard Prendergast (BUS)
Prof. Johnny Poon (MUS)
Dr. Kevin Yue (CMTR)
Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand (GEO)
Date Event Photos/Materials
12-Jun-15 GE International Conference: Foundations of General Education
Organized by CUHK
    Presentation Slides Photos Poster displayed
28-Apr-15 GE Retreat: Assessment without Tears

Prof. Spencer A. Benson (University of Macau)
Mrs. Eliza Xue (ACLW)
Prof. Michel A. Van Hove (PHYS)

4-Dec-14 GE Retreat: How to Make a Difference on Student Learning
Dr. Candy Ho (MKT),
Dr. Loretta Kim (HIST),
Dr. Kelvin Yue (CMTR), Dr. Kwok Wai Luen (REL) and Dr. Cinnie Ng (SA)
8-Oct-14 General Education, Service Leadership and Management

Mr. Po Chung SBS, OBE, JP, co-founder of DHL International; Chairman of HKI-SLAM
Date Event Photos/Materials
14-Aug-14 Inspiring Writing Projects from Start to Finish

Dr. Talia Argondezzi, Director, Center for Writing and Speaking, Ursinus College
12-Aug-14 Letting Go of the Lecture: Active Learning in Large Classes

Dr. Jennifer Round, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Ursinus College

12-Aug-14 Learning Goals Lead the Way: Backward Design for Courses and Curricula
Dr. Talia Argondezzi and Dr. Jennifer Round, Ursinus College (Jan 2014)
10-Jul-14 Hard Skills and Soft Skills-Education of Students for the 21st Century
Prof. Haydn Chen, Vice Rector of University of Macau
14-May-14 Service Leadership Education for University Students: Experience in Hong Kong
30-Apr-14 GE Retreat 2014: Teachable and Collaborative Moments in GE
10-Apr-14 來自西灣的「理」探討郊野發展的互動講座
王福義博士 – 前漁農自然護理署助理署長
陳淑莊大律師 – 前立法會議員、公民黨(外務)副主席
黃觀貴教授 – 香港浸會大學地理系教授
    Presentation Slides of Dr. Wong Fuk Yee Presentation Slides of Prof. Kenneth Wong Photos Video
24-Mar-14 Re-envisioning Opportunities in GE: Essence of an International Conference in Oregon
Dr. Tushar Chaudhuri (GIS)
Dr. Peter Lau (ACLW)
Dr. Li Min (CMTD)
Dr. Oh Hyun Jee (COMS)
Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand (GEO)
    Presentation Slides Photos
16-Jan-14 GE for a Global Century
by Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand
    Presentation Slides
3-Dec-13 GE Retreat: Reflections on Student Learning
by Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand; with guest speaker for sharing session: Miss Susanna Chui (MGNT)
    PhotosPresentation Slides for the retreatPresentation Slides of Susanna
9-Oct-13 Character strengths in Chinese culture:
Confucian Virtues and Service Leadership

Dr. Lu YU, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Social Sciences, PolyU
    PhotosPresentation Slides
18-Sept-13 Old Wine in New Bottles:
Liberal Education and the 4-Year Curriculum in HK

Prof. Bobby Fong, President, Ursinus College, USA
    Photos of School VisitsPhotos of the LectureScript of the speechChinese translation of the script4 Essential Learning Outcomes of AAC&U Liberally Education China by Prof Bobby Fong Video
12-Sept-13 Designing a Service Leadership Education Course
Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand, Director of GE, HKBU
    Presentation SlidesSample Course Syllabus8 ESSs from SLAM Curriculum Framework
11-Sept-13 Designing your Engaging Interdisciplinary Course
Prof. A. Reza Hoshmand, Director of GE, HKBU
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3-May-13 GE Retreat: Renewal and Reflection
18-Apr-13 Assessing Student Learning: Essence of a GE Conference in Boston

Prof. Kathleen AHRENS (LC)
Dr. TU Feng (CMTD)
Prof. A. Reza HOSHMAND (GEO)
Ms. Lily NGAI (GEO)
7-Dec-12 GE Seminar: Crossing the Cultural Divide in Higher Education
Prof. Chung Yip-Wah, Northwestern University
17-Sep-12 Designing a Service Leadership Education Course

Prof. Reza Hoshmand, Director of General Education, HKBU
11-Sep-12 Designing your Engaging Interdisciplinary Courses

Prof. Reza Hoshmand, Director of General Education, HKBU

    Date Event Photos/Materials
    13-Jun-12 General Education and University Curriculum Reform: An International Conference in HK
    Organized by CityU and HKAC
      17-May-12 Team-Teaching an Interdisciplinary Course: Strategies for Working Effectively with a Colleague

      Prof. Susan Fiksdal, Fulbright Scholar at HKBU
      10-May-12 New Interpretations of Student Success: Essence of an International Conference in Seattle
      Prof. Lo Ping Cheung from Department of Religion and Philosophy
      Dr. Leevan Ling from Department of Mathematics
      Dr. Tracy Lau from Department of Education Studies
      Prof. Reza Hoshmand from the General Education Office
      18-Apr-12 Collaborative Learning: Techniques for Effective Tutorials and Seminars

      Prof. Susan Fiksdal, Fulbright Scholar at HKBU
      19-Mar-12 Engaged Scholarship: Models of Integrating Research, Teaching and Community Engagement

      Prof. Janel Curry, Fulbright Scholar at CityU
      Prof. Martha Carothers, Fulbright Scholar at CityU
      Prof. Richard Mack, Fulbright Scholar at PolyU
      23-Feb-12 What’s Next for Afghanistan? A panel of Diplomats from Hong Kong who served in Kabul

      Mr. Werner Lauk, Consul General of Germany
      Mr. Martin Murphy, Consul (Economic-Political) of the U.S.
      Prof. Reza Hoshmand, Director of General Education, HKBU
      Dr Glenn Shive, Director of the Hong Kong America Center
        17-Feb-12 Techniques to Increase Student Motivation for Instruction and Learning

        by Prof. Brenda Litchfield, Fulbright Scholar at the University of Macau
        17-Jan-12 Designing Your Interdisciplinary Courses – Workshop 2
        Useful Techniques to Make Your IGE Courses Become Alive

        by Prof. Susan Fiksdal; with guest speakers for sharing session: Prof. P.C. Yuen (COMP) and Dr. Kelvin Lee (COMS)
        13-Jan-12 Designing Your Interdisciplinary Courses – Workshop 1
        Think out of the Box and Design Your Engaging IGE Courses

        by Prof. Reza Hoshmand
        15-Dec-11 Online and Blended Learning (Classroom and E-Learning)

        by Dr. Douglas Roscoe
        6-Dec-11 Enriching the Curriculum with Undergraduate Research

        by Prof. Richard Mack
        8-Nov-11 Getting Personal: Creating a Unique Classroom Experience for Students in Large Lecture GE Courses

        by Dr. Melissa Fitch
        18-Oct-11 Make the Connection! General Education, the Humanities and the “Real” World

        by Dr. Melissa Fitch
        28-Sep-11 Opening Ceremony of GEO
          20-Sep-11 Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning for a Multi-Faceted World

          by Prof. Susan Fiksdal and Prof. Martha Carothers