What's Happening in IPO

14 Dec 2018

"REMAKE" Promotes Reduction in E-waste

Angel OR, Year 2 student of Environmental Management and Technology Program, co-founded a student-initiated team "REMAKE" with two other HKUST students, Fernando and Mashiat. The team regularly holds "REMAKE Repair Party” where all HKUST members can come with their broken devices and have them repaired. They aim at promoting reduction in E-Waste and the Right to Repair by hosting bi-monthly Repair Parties. During the Repair Party, participants can have a chance to learn fixing and have their devices fixed for free of service charge.

12 Dec 2018

Exam Cheering Free Fruit Giveaway

In order to give you support and more vitamin C and dietary fiber during the exam period, IPO will provide free fruit to IPO students in the coming 2 weeks (10-20 Dec, Mon – Fri). Daily selected fresh fruit will be provided in IPO Learning Commons A (Room 4380, Lift 17/18) and you are welcome to collect it from 12nn. The fruit will be provided in first come first served basis.

10 Dec 2018

HKUST 26th Congregation

HKUST’s 26th Congregation was held on 15 & 16 November 2018. Over 150 IPO graduates attended the Congregation Ceremony at the Atrium.

4 Dec 2018

The Lumos Helmet - TIME's BEST Inventions 2018

The smart bicycle helmet Lumos, co-created by Jeff CHEN, alumnus of Dual Degree Program of Technology & Management, and Mr Eu-wen DING, was selected as one of the Best Inventions of 2018 by TIME magazine. Congratulations! #innovatewithoutboundaries

29 Nov 2018

IPO Teaching Excellence Award 2018

Prof. Prof James Kenneth PONG, Adjunct Professor of the Division of Environment & Sustainability (ENVR), and Prof. Stanley C K LAU, Associate Professor of ENVR, are awarded the “IPO Teaching Excellence Award 2018”.

28 Nov 2018

EVMT Graduate Joins United Nations’ Volunteer Internship Program

Stephanie KONG, graduate of the Environmental Management and Technology Program (EVMT), has joined the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) - Hong Kong Universities Volunteer Internship Program and is now a UNV working with the climate change team at the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific at Bangkok, Thailand.