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Launch of 25th Anniversary Book “Prometheus in the Sky”
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is proud to launch the 25th Anniversary Commemorative Book that contains 25 stories of our accomplishments as examples of what the University has been doing, creating lasting impact for tomorrow.

The title of the book Prometheus in the Sky is derived from Percy Bysshe Shelley’s idealist Prometheus Unbound, which conveys the morals of altruism, courage, innovation, and care for society. Prometheus was described as the one who tamed fire for humankind, generated curiosity in science, aroused study of medicine to save lives and gave humans language for better communication and knowledge. In celebrating the 25th anniversary of the University, the title echoes its core spirit as a science and technology... Read More