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.
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.
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.)
Varsity is a place where friendships are made, and 2011 Spring Board editors Melanie Leung and Rebecca Wong remain good pals. Here they share their feelings and thoughts about Varsity in rhyme.
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.
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.
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.
Rachel Cheung is a reporter at the South China Morning Post. She was the Chief Editor of the Fall 2014 board and played a major role in coordinating Varsity's coverage of first the class boycott and then the Umbrella Movement.