No promises on academic freedom as HKU court votes to review confidentiality rule

The University of Hong Kong Council will review its strict confidentiality rule in future meetings, a spokesperson from the school’s governing body said on Thursday. Education sector lawmaker and HKU Alumni Concern Group convenor Ip Kin-yuen proposed four motions at the court’s annual meeting. These included reviewing the confidentiality rule and signing a charter on academic freedom. Ip agreed […]