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Call for papers “Social Entrepreneurship in Context “– Journal of Asian Public Policy

To further explore the role of context in social entrepreneurship research in Asia, Journal of Asian Public Policy now invites authors to submit their research to publish in the special issue on Social Entrepreneurship in Context.   If you are interested, please provide a 200-word abstract indicating the substantive topic of their...

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Launch of Jockey Club PolyU Human Libraries Hub (15 January 2019)

Jockey Club PolyU Human Libraries Hub was officially launched on 15 January 2019 at Senate Room of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU). Officiated guests included Prof. Daniel W.L. Lai, Chair Professor and Head of Department of Applied Social Sciences (APSS), PolyU; Dr Cheuk Hay Chan, Principal of Hong Kong College of Technology; Mr Wai Yee...

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Invitation to the launching ceremony and roundtable discussion of the Jockey Club PolyU Human Libraries Hub Stories, flipped classrooms, open-mindedness

    Jockey Club PolyU Human Libraries Hub aims to support students and the public to explore and deepen their understanding of various kinds of real life stories, and hence encourage further reading and promote open-mindedness.  The website supports students to search and read inspiring stories, and it also allows students to interact...

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Date: 3-4 May 2019   香港理工大學應用社會科學系專業實踐及評估中心主辦 「緊繫我心讓我飛翔」提升家庭關係組長培訓工作坊

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