Panel Discussion – Telling Hong Kong Stories

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Varsity, which was launched as the English language practicum magazine of CUHK’s School of Journalism and Communication. We...

Opening up your “market”

Choosing Varsity and improving her English has brought unexpected benefits for senior financial reporter Piano Ho who was a managing editor of the 2011 Spring Board.

Break through all the Obstacles

Macau Mak was Editor-in-Chief of the 2015 Spring Board. He's currently working as an Executive Officer for the HKSAR government (but is secretly training to be a martial arts superhero - ed.)

A Place to Belong

Dorothy Goh, who is from Singapore, was art director of the 2012 Spring Board. She says being at Varsity gave her a sense of belonging to Hong Kong and allowed her to contribute to the community here.

Greetings from Cambridge

Cindy Gu was an editor in the 2016 Fall Board. Her reporting for Varsity led to an interest in gender issues and she is now for an M.Phil in Multi-Disciplinary Gender Studies at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom.

What they say about Varsity

For 25 years, we have been trying to tell Hong Kong stories that matter. Here is what some of our readers and fellow storytellers...

Telling Human Stories

Rene, art director of the 2013 Spring Board, is now a filmmaker and he recalls how working as a reporter for Varsity helped prepare him for telling human stories, something that he is doing now as a filmmaker.

Hello from Zhuhai

John Yip, an editor from the 2012 Spring Board, travels the world as a flight attendant and senior wedding organizer. He sends us birthday greetings while on a job in Zhuhai.

Varsity girls at Cable TV

Yan Li and Stella Tsang were managing editors of the 2015 Fall and Spring Board respectively, and Amelia Loi was an editor back in 2009 for the Fall Board. The three are now working together at Cable TV and send love from their office.

Send Love, Send Varsity

Christine Fung, art director of the 2010 Fall Board, is now a Nike brand manager in Shanghai. She shows us around her sleek office...but something is missing.