From HKSN Alumni to Software Engineer at Facebook, Richard Ni is here with us as he shares his experiences in programming, life at McGill, and pursuing one’s goals.

Interviewer’s note: this interview is rather shorter and is primarily focused on the interviewee’s experiences at McGill University that led him to where to where he is today.

Tell us about what you studied at McGill.

I graduated from McGill University in the Fall of 2020 with a B.Sc in Computer Science and Biology.

For more information regarding the McGill School of Computer Science and Department of Biology please refer to the…


Prisca Tang has recently graduated from McGill University after completing her undergraduate career in the faculty of Arts, double majoring in English Literature and African Studies. She shares her experiences in finding your passion, journalism, and life after McGill.

Interviewer’s note: the first portion of this interview is related to the interviewee’s academic career at McGill University. The second portion of this interview is related to an internship opportunity acquired by the interviewee.

Tell us about what you studied at McGill.

I graduated from McGill University in the Winter of 2020 with a B.Arts in English Literature and African Studies.


Stone Yun has recently graduated from McGill University after completing his undergraduate career in the faculty of Engineering, majoring in Honours Electrical Engineering. He shares his experiences in electrical engineering, engineering research, and life after McGill.

Interviewer’s note: the first portion of this interview is related to the interviewee’s academic career at McGill University. The second portion of this interview is related to an internship opportunity acquired by the interviewee.

Tell us about what you (have) studied at McGill.

I graduated from McGill University in the Fall of 2018 with a B.Eng in Honours Electrical Engineering.

Interviewer’s note: for more…


Karming Chin is finishing up his undergraduate career in the faculty of Management at McGill University, majoring in Accounting. He shares his experiences in management, an exchange semester in Korea and finding fulfilling work.

Interviewer’s note: the first portion of this interview is related to the interviewee’s academic career at McGill University. The second portion of this interview is related to an internship opportunity acquired by the interviewee.

Tell us about what you (have) studied at McGill.

I am currently working towards completing a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting. Additionally, I had the opportunity to participate in…


Hey you! Looking for a place to impress that special someone this Valentine’s day? Why not take a look at two of our favorite date night spots for some inspiration? These restaurants not only have a great ambiance but, will also have you asking for seconds in no time. Take a look below and show your SO that you’re not just some run-of-the-mill foodie, but rather, a true gourmet!

Hotpot Panda

Credit: Hotpot Panda FB

Tel:(514) 999–6778
Opening hours: Mon-Fri, 11:30 a.m. — 10:00 p.m.
Address: 2170 Saint-Catherine St W, Montreal, QC H3H 1M7

Hotpot Panda? Spicy and cute just like your date! This is the…


Hemanshu Anand currently studies in the Chemical Engineering program at McGill University. He shares his experiences in engineering and how is summer internship has guided his studies.

Interviewer’s note: the first portion of this interview is related to the interviewee’s academic career at McGill University. The second portion of this interview is related to an internship opportunity acquired by the interviewee.

Tell us about what you (have) studied at McGill

I am currently pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering (B.Eng).

Interviewer’s note: for more information regarding the Chemical Engineering program at McGill University, please refer to https://www.mcgill.ca/chemeng/

Academic Career

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In case you missed’em here are the lesson plans for this semester!

Lesson 1: Phonetics and Self-Introduction

Cantonese Consonants

Cantonese has 20 consonant sounds: p, b, t, d, ts, dz, k, g, kw, gw, f, h, l, m, n, ng, s, y and w.


Winter break means TVB and chill~

After another dreadful finals season follows a much-needed winter break. Imagine this, it’s -22 degrees out and all you want to do is stay at home and hibernate. (hot take alert) However, as we all know Canada’s Netflix sucks and you have no one to chill with because you’re a proud member of team “single all the way” (sad reacts only). But don’t sweat it, we got your back homie! Here is a list of Cantonese dramas that can make cuffing season more bearable and your well-deserved hibernation more enjoyable. Who needs to leave…


Zachary Feng currently studies in the Joint Honours Mathematics and Computer Science program at McGill University. He shares his experiences making the transition between programs, adapting to university life and interning abroad.

Zachary Feng (center) at DLR during his 2018 summer internship in Germany

Interviewer’s note: the first portion of this interview is related to the interviewee’s academic career at McGill University. The second portion of this interview is related to an internship opportunity acquired by the interviewee.

Tell us about what you (have) studied at McGill

Previously, I studied Mechanical Engineering, but later fostered a passion for math and I switched into the Joint Honours Mathematics and Computer Science program.

Interviewer’s…


Foodies Rejoice!

If you want to have your own little ~food crawl~ to celebrate the end of your midterms (and get enough nutrients for your soon-to-be-dead brain during finals, rip), make sure to read this blog post until the end. We’re featuring 3 different restaurants, in the vicinity of 3 different metro stations: Dobe and Andy at Place d’Armes/Place des Arts, Ben & Florentine at McGill and Chicha Donburi at Guy Concordia.

Dobe and Andy

Tel: (514) 861–9958
Opening hours: Monday -Sunday, 8:00 AM -7:00 PM
Address: 1111 St Urbain St, Montreal, QC H2Z 1Y6

Cantonese style restaurant right beside the warm cozy pathway to…

HKSN McGill

The Hong Kong Student Network is an undergraduate club at McGill that celebrates and promotes Hong Kong culture.

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