Hong Kong

Student-led protest blazes political trail

Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Hong Kong to demand that residents of the region be able to choose their leader for the upcoming 2017 election — for which China has said they’ll be determining the candidates.Continue...

Students show support for protests in Hong Kong

A small group of Queen's students gathered in front of Stauffer Library on Wednesday evening to support widespread protests in Hong Kong.Continue...

Exchange Diaries: A vegetarian in Hong Kong

For those who don’t know me, I’m a vegetarian.

My maternal grandfather, who I’ve never met before, became a vegetarian in the name of animal rights during a time when the animal rights...Continue...

Exchange Diaries: Hong Kong, a month later

It's been a month since I've arrived in Hong Kong and I feel as if it might all be an illusion – maybe I'll wake up one day and I'll find myself in Kingston, an hour away from an 8:30 lecture....Continue...

Exchange Diaries: En route to Hong Kong

Brindan Baskaran is in Hong Kong on exchange for the upcoming year. He'll be sharing his experience as a regular contributor for QJBlogs.

In a couple of hours, I’ll be welcomed...Continue...