The 27th Inauguration Ceremony
The 27th Inauguration Ceremony was successfully held on 27th April, 2017 (Friday). It marks the official commencement of our zealous commitment to serve our members and signifies the continuity of the Society. The theme of our ceremony is “Effulgent – Blaze New Realms”, which symbolizes our determination to open a new and vivacious path for our members. The cabinet is unwilling to follow footsteps of others and dares to be a trailblazer to carve out a new way to success. Therefore, through the theme “Blaze New Realms”, we hope to express that the upcoming executive committee members will adopt this spirit and always desire for breakthrough.
We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude here to all advisors, guest speakers, honourable guests, honorary members, past Executive Committee members, society representatives from different universities and helpers. This ceremony would not have been such remarkable without the support from you all. As the 27th Executive Committee members, we promise to serve the members of ESS with all our enthusiasm and devotion in this session.
"Blaze New Realms"
Last Updated on June 1, 2018
The 26th Inauguration Ceremony
The 26th Inauguration Ceremony was successfully held on 21st April, 2017 (Friday). It marks the official commencement of our zealous commitment to serve our members and signifies the continuity of the Society. The theme of our inauguration ceremony is ‘Soar to Infinity”, which symbolizes our strong determination to ignite the burning passion in us and devote ourselves whole-heartedly in pursuit of excellence so as to serve our members. We aspire to pass on the spirit of our Society with diligence and passion.
We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude here to all advisors, guest speakers, honourable guests, honorary members, past Executive Committee members, parents, society representatives from different universities and helpers. This Ceremony would not have been such remarkable without the support from you all. As the 26th Executive Committee members, we promise to serve the members of ESS with all our enthusiasm and devotion in this session.
"Soar to Infinity"
Last Updated on May 10, 2017
The 26th Annual General Meeting
The 26th Annual General Meeting would be held on 9th March, 2017 (Thursday). All full members of our Society are welcome to attend the meeting.
Date: 9th March, 2017 (Thursday)
Venue: LG4 Common Room 1+2
Agenda of the Meeting
1. To receive and adopt the agenda of The 26th Annual General Meeting
2. To receive and adopt the minutes of The 25th Annual General Meeting and The 1st Extraordinary General Meeting
3. To receive and adopt the Annual Report of the current session
4. To receive and adopt the Financial Statements of the current session
5. To introduce The Elected Cabinet of the next session
6. To receive and adopt the membership fees
7. To receive and adopt the Year Plan of the next session
8. To receive and adopt the Financial Budget of the next session
9. To update the Honorary Member List
11.To adjourn the meeting
Last Updated on March 3, 2017
Result of Annual Election 2017
Name of the nominated cabinet of The Economics Students'
Society, HKUSTSU Session 2017-2018: Excelsus
Dates of Polling : 27th February, 2017 - 28th February, 2017 (Monday-Tuesday)
Time of Vote-counting : 18:02
The result of The Annual Election:
Number of votes for : 163
Number of votes against : 22
Number of abstained votes : 8
Number of invalid votes : 3
Total number of valid votes : 193
Voting rate (%) : 35.94%
The nominated cabinet received a number of valid votes from more
than one-fourth of the full members of ESS, exceeding the
minimum requirement for an effective polling; and the number of
votes " For " the nominated cabinet exceeded the number "
Against ". As no further complaints were received, the cabinet "
Excelsus " has been elected as the Executive Committee of The
Economics Students' Society, HKUSTSU, Session 2017-2018.
Last Updated on Mar 2,2017
Nomination Period for The Economics Students' Society, HKUSTSU, Session 2017-2018
We would like to announce that the nomination period for the Executive Committee of the next session, Session 2017-2018, will commence on 28th December 2016 and close on 7th February 2017. According to the Constitution of The Economics Students' Society, HKUSTSU, all full members are eligible to be nominated and nominations shall be in the form of cabinets. If you are interested in being one of the Executive Committee members of Session 2017-2018, please do not hesitate to take your move. Please be reminded that each cabinet has to fill out the nomination form and submit it to our Society mail box (Mail box #7 in the Students' Union Office) within the Nomination Period.
The Nomination Form is available for download here: Nomination Form 2017-2018
Last Updated on December 28, 2016
Mentoring Programme 2016
The Mentoring Programme 2016 is a programme where experienced business elites from different fields provide guidance to mentees on their long-term development in relation to the real business world, and in return receive better understanding, feedbacks and hence recognition from university students. The theme for this year's Mentoring Programme is "Ladders To Utopia", which signifies how this programme acts as a stepping stone to assist participants in achieving a prosperous future. Through a series of mentorship and career preparation workshops, we wish the participants can acquire a more comprehensive planning on their career path. With the invaluable advice from our mentors, we also believe that participants can surely be benefited in coping with the ever-changing business environment.
Last Updated on November 30, 2016
Economics Festival 2016 - Closing Ceremony
The Closing ceremony was held on 28th October, 2016. It aimed to reward our fellow sub-committee members and mark the end of the Economics Festival 2016. Without their efforts, this function will not be so successful. As a result, this year we prepared chicken clay pot for all our members. Besides, we hope the whole function provided a precious opportunity for sub-committee members to gain experience for organizing an event, and a platform to equip themselves as the future leaders of The Economics Students’ Society, HKUSTSU.
Last Updated on November 6, 2016
Economics Festival 2016 - Society Gathering
Society gathering was held on 25th October, 2016 in LG4 Common Room 1+2 and 3. It is a casual function which provides a platform for all new and existing members to gather. This year, our theme was Halloween haunted house with party night. Sub-committee members were dressed and held the haunted house for participants. Moreover, beers and band show were provided so that members could enjoy.
Last Updated on November 6, 2016
Economics Festival 2016 - Opening Ceremony
The Opening ceremony was held on 24th October, 2016 at Atrium. It is the foremost event in the Economics Festival 2016. This year Terence Siufay and UST dance society were invited to perform for us. Moreover, Professor Siu Kam Wing, the advisor of our Society, gave an innovative speech too. As the biggest public event, we hope everyone in HKUST would enjoy our event and continue to support us.
Last Updated on November 6, 2016
The Orientation Night 2016
Our Orientation Night was held on 27th September, 2016. Participants and Executive Committee members were required to be dressed in school uniforms so as to recall the memories of our secondary school life. Exciting games and refreshments were prepared to all participants. Moreover, some games are played by participants battle with the Executive Committee members. Thank all participants for joining this event and hope that all of you enjoyed our Orientation Night!
Last Updated on September 29, 2016
The 1st Extraordinary General Meeting of Session 2016-2017
On behalf of The Economics Students' Society, HKUSTSU, I would like to announce that The 1st Extraordinary General Meeting of Session 2016-2017, will be held on 29th September, 2016 (Thursday). All members of our Society are welcome to attend the meeting. The details are as follows:
Date: 29th September, 2016 (Thursday)
Venue: Chow Tak Sin Lecture Theatre （LT-G)
Agenda of the Meeting
1. To commence the meeting
2. To receive and adopt the agenda of the 1st Extraordinary General Meeting
3. To receive and adopt the minutes of the 25th Annual General Meeting
4. To report the functions previously held
6. To adjourn the meeting
Last Updated on September 22, 2016
The Orientation Camp 2016
The Orientation Camp 2016 was successfully held on 16th-18th August, 2016. The theme of our O’Camp was named“經天動地盛夏濟”this year. All freshmen enjoyed our party night, beach day and on-campus activities, as well as established closer relationships with one another in our three-day camp. Our O’Camp was also able to help them familiarize with the new environment. Hope all of all participants will continue to support us in the following functions!
Last Updated on August 22, 2016
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