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Service Infinity

There are lots of ways in conducting service-learning activities. Have you ever thought about how we could continue to serve our society under the influence of this global pandemic? Or do you know how we could target current social issues and succeed in social innovation?

 

Wofoo Whole Person Development Centre from the Students Affairs Office would be organizing “Service Infinity” from 14th October to 29th October to encourage students to serve and know more about the community through a series of activities. Prizes and lucky draws would be offered! Be sure not to miss it!

 

You are also welcome to download the “Service Infinity E-Book” to take a look at the wide spectrum of service-learning courses and projects offered in the university!

 

  1. [Service Infinity series] Understanding of Community

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Do you understand various social issues in our community? Social issues may seem complex, but they are very close at hand. Whether you are familiar with current social issues or you are willing to learn more, we are here sending a challenge for you!

 

The “Understanding of Community” Online Quizzes mainly focusing on six areas, namely poverty, ageing population, housing issues, family violence, mental health and discrimination. Through these online quizzes, we would like to encourage EdUHK students to comprehend diverse social issues, clarify fallacies and increase their awareness.

 

Activity details:

Date: 14 Oct 2020 (Wed) to 27 Oct 2020 (Tue)

Platform: Instagram Story (@leadership_eduhk_sao)

Target: All EdUHK students

How to participate: Questions would be uploaded to Instagram Story. Students could go to Story of @leadership_eduhk_sao and answer each question. 

 

Prizes

  1. A small gift would be awarded to each participant. 
  2. The top 3 students with the most correct answers and the most active 30 participants would be awarded with a Muji gift coupon.

 

 

 

2. Lunchtime Seminars and Evening Workshops

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Lunchtime seminars and online workshops could guide you to see service-learning from different perspectives. You can also gain a basic understanding on what design thinking is and apply it in designing your community service practically. Be sure not to miss this valuable chance!

 

Online lunchtime seminars on service-learning

Date

Time

Topic

Speaker

28 Oct

12:00 – 13:00

The new flourishing life elders re-gain after retirement

Ms Joyce Mak

Director of Gingko House

28 Oct

13:00 – 14:00

“Crowdsourcing: collaboration as an engine of impact under the new-normal”

Professor Albert Ko

Director of Service-Learning,

Lingnan University

29 Oct

12:00 – 13:00

Explore another side of the community – the human touch and the missing pieces

Mr Luke Tam

Founder of Kai Fong Tour

29 Oct

13:00 – 14:00

Children’s play right in Hong Kong and what a hospital play specialist do

Ms Kristy Lee

Lead Hospital Play Supervisor

Playright Children’s Play Association

 

Online workshops – Design thinking x Service Learning

Date

Time

Topic

Speaker

28 Oct

18:30 – 20:30

Design thinking for Service Innovation

Mr Yuen Tam

Innovation Consultant

Education for Good

29 Oct

18:30 – 20:30

How to incorporate your ideas into service innovation

 

Ms Alice Kwok

Student Development Manager

Student Affairs Office

 

Enrolment: closed

 

If you wish to know more, feel free to follow us on social media!

Facebook: Service Infinity_eduhk

Instagram: leadership_eduhk_sao

 

If you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact us at 2948 6219 or le@eduhk.hk