First Anniversary Yuen Campus Open House

Yuen Campus Open House

Date:      Saturday, November 30, 2019
Time:      9:00am – 1:00pm
Venue:    The Hong Kong Jockey Club University of Chicago Academic Complex |
               The University of Chicago Francis and Rose Yuen Campus in Hong Kong
Address: 168 Victoria Road, Mount Davis, Hong Kong


Come and join us at the Yuen Campus Open House for our first anniversary!

Learn about the latest happenings on campus and share the achievements we accomplished together in the past year. Meet fellow alumni and other members of UChicago community. Bring your family and friends to enjoy a festive day with activities for all ages!

Program Highlights:

Alumni, Students, Friends and Family

  • Heritage tour “Mount Davis: From Citadel to Campus”
  • Distinguished lecture videos featuring Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler and other Yuen Visiting Scholars (Please click here for the schedule)
  • Neck and shoulder massage by Charlie's Acupressure and Massage Centre of The Blind
  • Showcase by Urban Sketchers
  • Collective coloring
  • Ice-pops, traditional Hong Kong snacks

Kids Corner

  • Face painting, magic show & balloon twisting
  • DIY art workshop for kids and their parents
  • Chinese sugar painting and more…

Program Rundown: 


Reception starts
Shuttle picks up at Kennedy Town and Cyberport
(Shuttle departs at :00, :15, :30 & :45. Last shuttle heading to campus departs at 12:30pm)


Heritage Tour (Cantonese)

Distinguished Lecture Videos
-The Kind of Problem a City Is
-Math Learning Starts Early: How Families Can Help

Showcase by Urban Sketchers.Collective Coloring
Face Painting.Balloon Twisting.Ice Pops
Chinese Sugar Painting.Kids DIY workshop *


Heritage Tour (English)
Neck and Shoulder Massage


Heritage Tour (Cantonese)

Distinguished Lecture Videos
-We Start Here: The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago at 100
-The After-life of “Before Confucius”

Magic Show


Welcome by Mark Barnekow (MBA ’88), Executive Director
Remarks by Francis Yuen (AB’75), University Trustee
Toasting & Group photo


Distinguished Lecture Videos
-Nudge or Sludge? The Role of Behavioral Science in the Public and Private Sectors
-On the Verge of Metropolis: Squatters in Hong Kong (Cantonese) 
繁華邊緣︰香港寮屋  (粵語) 


Heritage Tour (English)

Magic Show


Program Ends
*Last shuttle departs campus at 1:30pm


Free and open to all UChicago alumni, students and their families and friends. 


Looped Shuttle Services:

Kennedy Town MTR Station ⇔ UChicago Hong Kong Campus
Pick-up time: 9:00am – 1:30pm*
Pick-up point: Kennedy Town MTR station Exit C

Cyberport ⇔ UChicago Hong Kong Campus
Pick-up time: 9:00am – 1:30pm*
Pick-up point: Cyberport 3, Cyberport Road, Telegraph Bay

*Shuttle departs at :00, :15, :30 & :45 Last shuttle departs from Kennedy Town and Cyberport to Campus at 12:30pm Last shuttle departs from Campus to Kennedy Town and Cyberport at 1:30pm

Public Transportation to Campus

Please note there is NO PARKING available on campus. Please click here  for public transfers.

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