Andrea Villaroman is the first undergraduate student from the US in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBME) at HKUST, graduating in 2013. She is now working in the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) as Clinical Research Coordinator and Project Manager.
The School of Engineering is introducing three new Master of Science (MSc) programs, namely MSc in Big Data Technology (BDT), MSc in Aeronautical Engineering (AE) and MSc in International Air Transport Operations Management (IATOM).
The Student Emergency Fund, established by alumni Terry Tsang and Terence Tsang, provides financial assistance for HKUST students facing unforeseen financial emergencies and tragic events that may disrupt their studies.
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering MSc students Lixie Hu, Xiaoyang Liu and Hao Lu, supervised by Prof Yi-Kuen Lee, won the Global Youth Innovator Award for their De-snore project at the 2016 iCAN Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held in Las Vegas, US on 6-9 January 2016.