Monthly Archives: August 2020

RSVP: Coffee Corner – Getting Ready for Year 13 | Tuesday 8 Sep | 13:00-14:00

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HEO ZOOM Webinar

Topic: Getting Ready for Year 13

Date: Tuesday, September 8

Time: 13:00 – 14:00

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

This session will be focused specifically on the HE process in Year 13: the timeline of submitting university applications and receiving offers, impending deadlines that need to be met, admission essays, admissions tests, early applications, interviews, tuition and living costs in different countries and applying for scholarships.

Year 13 parents are strongly encouraged to attend, and Year 12 parents are very welcome.

Webinar: University of Sydney

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The University of Sydney webinar has been arranged for Thursday 27th August at 1pm.
Please share the following link to your students and encourage attendance:

The zoom link will be sent out to the students who signed up a 1-2 days before the webinar.

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Cambridge Admissions Office – International Webinar Series 2020

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Cambridge Admissions Office – International Webinar Series 2020

Register: HERE

Thank you for your interest in the International Admissions Webinars from the University of Cambridge.

Please complete this form and register your details with us. We will then get in touch before each webinar to send you the link to join the session. We will also send out the link to the recording of each webinar if you are unable to join us live.

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Join British Council’s Study UK Connect Interactive platform now for free!

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Join Study UK Connect now for free!
Register NOW

The British Council is delighted to bring you a unique interactive digital platform offering you exclusive access to UK institutions.

What can I do on Study UK Connect?

  • Chat directly with, and receive individual counselling from, representatives from UK institutions
  • Attend seminars to help you prepare for your UK education experience
  • Receive information on amazing scholarship opportunities


The platform will remain permanently accessible until Friday 20 November 2020
For details, please visit our British Council website.


the following universities will be available on the platform:

  • University of the Arts London
  • University of Bath
  • University of Birmingham
  • Arts University Bournemouth
  • University of Bristol
  • Cambridge Education Group
  • Cardiff University
  • Cardiff Sixth Form College
  • Coventry University
  • University of East Anglia
  • EF Education First
  • University of Exeter
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Gloucestershire
  • Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Keele University
  • Lancaster University
  • The University of Law
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Lincoln
  • The University of Manchester
  • The University of Reading
  • The Royal Veterinary College, University of London
  • SOAS University of London
  • University of St Andrews
  • Swansea University

For details, please visit our British Council website. The platform will remain permanently accessible until Friday 20 November  

ESF Hong Kong Virtual Visit: NYU and Northeastern University

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Date: September 28, 2020

Time: 20:00 – 21:00 HKT


Register link:

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ESF Hong Kong Fair Virtual Visit: Claremont McKenna College

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Claremont McKenna College, a top private liberal arts college in California and one of the 5 Claremont Colleges, is doing its virtual info session on September 22 at 8:30pm HK time with ESF students. Please go ahead and ask your students to register here –


After registration, students will receive an email with the information about the webinar and the Zoom link.

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HKBU Webinar – Do you want to be a Film Star?

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Hope you are enjoying a good summer break and ready for the return of school students. This year, our Academy of Film introduced a new programme in Acting for Global Screen, and the programme will prepare students to be an actor for the world stage. Our renowned programme director, Prof. Michael Bray, will deliver a webinar to all students that are interested in the entertainment industry.

Don’t miss this opportunity as Prof. Bray is a well-respected teacher who has coached some international superstars. The details of the webinar as follow:

Topic:                  Do you want to be a Film Star? 
Speaker:             Prof. Michael Bray, Programme director, Acting for Global Screen
Date:                   25 August 2020 (Tuesday)
Time:                   4:00 – 5:00 pm, Hong Kong Time (Check your local time)

What is the difference between Stage and Screen acting? Jump on to this webinar to discover the differences between them, and this will change your view of film acting, and film actors forever. Prof. Michael Bray, programme director of Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) in Acting for Global Screen, will walk you through the quality needed to be an excellent screen actor, and how having the right mental approach to the job distinguishes the best from the rest. Prof. Bray is the teacher to many notable students including Finn Jones (Game of Thrones, Iron Fist) and Lashana Lynch (Captain Marvel, No Time to Die).

We will also introduce our university after the topic delivered by Prof. Bray. Please share the above details with your students, or to audiences whom you think will be interested.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our colleague, Mr Frank Chow (, at your convenience.

National Association for College Admission Counseling NACAC Fairs – US

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National Association for College Admission Counseling will host virtual fairs starting on August 19.

US Virtual Community College Fair

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EducationUSA U.S. Community Colleges Virtual Fair will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, 19 August 2020. Learn about early college programs (Washington State), and how to transfer from a community college to four-year institutions! We welcome students and counselors


Participating colleges include:
Citrus College
College of the Canyons
Colleges of Contra Costa (Diablo Valley College, Contra Costa College, Los Medanos College)
Evergreen Valley College
Foothill DeAnza
San Jose City College
Santa Barbara City College
Broward College
College of Central Florida
Georgia State Perimeter College
Hawaii Tokai International College
College of Lake County
Elgin Community College
Truckee Meadows Community College
Central New Mexico Community College
Portland Community College
Edmonds College
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Pierce College
Seattle Colleges: Central, North, South
Shoreline Community College
Tacoma Community College


Upcoming Group Consultations

EducationUSA advisors will host the following online sessions. Seats are limited, please register below:

10am, Thursday, September 3 – All About U.S. Community Colleges

3pm, Thursday September 10 – How to Research U.S. Universities

California State University Virtual Meet and Greets in August

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CSU Virtual Meet and Greet

Meet the Admissions counselors from the California State University!

We are hosting several days of meet and greets for you to meet the admission counselors of the 23 campuses and share more about your high school with us!

Please RSVP through the Zoom links for the Meet and Greet Sessions you plan to attend:

Monday, August 17, 6-8pm PDT:

Tuesday August 18, 8:30-10:30pm PDT:

Thursday, August 20, 12am-2am PDT:

Monday, August 24, 7-9pm PDT:

Tuesday, August 25, 10pm-12am PDT:

Thursday, August 27, 8am-10am PDT:

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