Purdue Club Hong Kong

The Purdue Club Hong Kong is the official alumni organization of Purdue University in the Hong Kong SAR, China. We welcome any Purdue alumni or faculty, current students and parents, or any other related persons to participate. We also welcome your ideas for activities. Hail Purdue! Go Boilers!

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Calling for Volunteer! PU-IU Volunteering work with Soap Cycling

Boilers!

Following our successful 1st volunteer opportunity to participate as part of the 3-day "Soap Run" hosted by Soap Cycling, the Purdue Club Hong Kong is proudly announce our 2nd volunteering event with Soap Cycling, together with Indiana University Alumni Association of Hong Kong, to continue our commitment to serve the needed.

Boilers your participation and effort do make a difference!  Please register with us on or before Oct 15 by returning email, or contact us for further details!

We look forward to seeing you there!!

BOILER UP!

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  • Event: Volunteering with Soap Cycling
  • Date: Oct 18, 2014 (Sat)
  • Time: 14:00-16:30 (we will meet at Kwai Hing MTR Exit A at 13:45)
  • Venue: Soap Cycling @ Kwai Fong 
  • Remarks:  As we may use tools like knife / spachler during the event, children under 12 is not advised to join. 
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Sunday, September 21, 2014

Purdue at Big10 Recruitment Day - Sept 21 - Photo

Our first ever Big10 recruitment day at LaSalle! Thanks to Nicky lining up with all the US representatives, really "mission impossible" without your GREAT support!!!  not to mention Billy and Ben helping out Bryant the whole time!  Thanks for the cover up as always (and Billy, the 易拉架backdrops are totally AWESOME (and made Purdue stand out so much!!!) :))))  TRULY THANKS!!

Definitely hope that we can have MORE HK students to join our Big10 family, especially PURDUE! 

The Purdue Booth

The assembly hall of La Salle College
Keeping ourselves busy :)
Happy student and parents got help from Bryant our Int'l admission represenative
Billy sharing first hand experience as an alum
Group photo for all the Big10 Representatives and Local alum
Dinner at Shanghai Min, Peking Road, and enjoy the laser shower during dinner


Other picts as per below link.  BOILER UP!!!

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Proud to be Boiler, Proud to be a Boiler from HONG KONG - The Seng-Liang Wang Hall

Another close link between Hong Kong and Purdue - Our latest Engineering building @ WL campus name after the father of our HK Alum, Patrick Wang.

Proud to be a Boiler, Proud to be a Boiler from HK!

BOILER UP!

Purdue, PRF to dedicate Wang Hall as engineering grows to meet demand


WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue University on Friday (Sept. 19) will move forward to meet the nation's demand for more engineers while keeping down the cost of higher education through a building based on an innovative public/private partnership.

Purdue and the Purdue Research Foundation will dedicate the new $38.9 million Seng-Liang Wang Hall, for which PRF is leasing space to the university and private businesses. The four-story, 147,000-square-foot building is located at 516 Northwestern Ave., across from the Purdue Mall and next to the Northwestern Avenue parking garage.   [more]


Seng-Liang Wang Hall is located just north of the Northwestern Avenue Parking Garage. It is designed primarily to provide laboratories, offices, conference rooms and support facilities for the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. (Purdue University/Mark Simons)

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Saturday, September 13, 2014

Purdue at Big10 Recruitment Day - Sept 21

Thanks to Nicky's effort to coordinate with Purdue Undergraduate Admission Office, we're joining the 1st ever Big10 undergraduate University fair for high school student organized by Big Ten School's representatives and La Salle College on Sept 21.

Please spread the words to perspective students who's interested to persuade their undergraduate studies in the States.

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  • Event Details: Big 10 University Fair Big 10 Universities 
  • Venue: La Salle College (18 La Salle Rd, Kowloon, Map)
  • Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014 
  • Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM


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Boiler UP! :)

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

TEDxWanChai 2014: “Ripples”


Dear Boilers,

Looking for an inspiring afternoon with great discussion and idea sharing with other professional in the area?

Thanks to our alum Priscilla Ma, the Purdue Club Hong Kong is invited to join LIVE in next TedTalk organized by TedxWanChai, to be held in Vine Center next Sat. Aug 23. In this TED talk, "Ripples," various speakers will share their experience from the importance of innovation culture, to the importance of story telling from principal artist from The House of Dancing Waters, and many more examples of overcoming obstacles in life. You can find out more details from the official website: www.tedxwanchai.com. 

And as Purdue Alum, our 1st 10 registered Boilers can enjoy a 20% discount at regular price ticket at HKD380, before Aug 18. Seats are limited so please contact us to reserve your BOILER seats!!  For registration please send us an email to our account: purdueclubhk@gmail.com with the following information: 

Name: 
Class Yr and Major: 
Mobile No.: 

As seats are limited we shall send you an email confirmation by next week (Aug 18) for payment and details. Thanks and see you all next Sat at the talk! :)

On Behalf of the Purdue Club Hong Kong
Emily Tse

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Monday, August 04, 2014

Krannart ranked #40 in the World's 50 Best Business Schools by Business Insider

Congrats to Krannart ranking # 40 in the World's top 50 business schools by Business Insider Boiler UP!!!!




#40 Purdue University (Krannert School of Management)
Wikipedia Rated 2.53 out of 5 for graduate reputation.
Location: West Lafayette, Indiana
Tuition and fees: $42,174 ('13-'14 cost; 14-'15 N/A)

Krannert is home to a number of professional and social clubs that connect students beyond the classroom. MBAs take advantage of meeting their peers with like interests at entrepreneurship club, finance club, Krannert wine club, or golf club, to name a few.

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Saturday, August 02, 2014

2014-08-02 Summer Gathering with current and new students


Back Row from Left: Emily Tse, Hinson Tse, Jonathan Yung, Ben Law
Middle Row from Left: Amy Tang, Adrian Fong, Kyle Li, Frankie Lam
Front Row from Left: Benjamin Peng, Vicks Chaang, Kristen and Cheryl Chen

Thank you very much for Ben Law to organize and coordinate with current HKSA's committee representative Jonathan to carry on our tradition to meet with new and current students before they head back to West Lafayette. It's always great to catch up with alum and learn about new things on campus from current students. We hope our HKSA can carry on and pass along our HK tradition and culture @ West Lafayette!! 

Special thanks to our alum Professor Benjamin Peng for all the marvelous pictures! :)

From left front to back: Ryan, Hinson, Jonathan, Emily, Kyle, Adrian, Ben
From right front to back: Kristen, Vicks, Cheryl, Benjamin, Amy and Frankie
From left front to back: Frankie, Amy, Benjamin, Ben, Cheryl, Vicks and Kristen
From right front to back: Adrian, Kyle, Emily, Jonathan, Hinson and Ryan
From Left: current student Adrian Fong, with alum Ben Law and Frankie Lam
Alum Amy with Benjamin
Current students Hinson and Jonathan
From Left: Alum Cheryl, with new incoming students Vicks and Kristen
New incoming student Ryan with current student Hinson

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