Embarking his legal studies at Durham University, Thomas is eager to explore deeper into the legal field by joining, helping in and organizing competitions related to mooting or mock trial. In the long term, Thomas looks forward to participating in different internships before entering the legal circle in Hong Kong and serving his home city as a lawyer.
On the other hand, as a student who has participated in various in-school and joint-school organizations when he was studying at different secondary schools, Thomas has copious experiences in organizing, supervising and helping out at competitions which provides educational opportunities for students who are eager to improve their English, English Debating and Model United Nations debating skills. Apart from the aforementioned fields of interest, he also has extensive experiences in organizing activities on the fields of entrepreneurship, business administration and mooting. He looks forward to cooperating with people from different backgrounds and open up more opportunities for students to participate in activities and competitions with educational benefits.
House Committee member
Durham Union Society
Civic & Social Organization
October 2015 - /
The House Committee stewards the society's public events and make sure that everything runs smoothly. The society's events include Friday Night debates, Wednesday speaker talks, and Social Events.
- Michaelmas 2015 emergency debate "THW abolish the House of Lords" (2nd proposition speaker)
- Presidential Campaign Team member for Miss Kamila Godzinska on presidential election for Easter term 2016
Durham University Hong Kong Society
October 2015 - /
Involving in the organisation a mixture of events related to social, sports or PASS (public affairs and social service). Also responsible for representing the Society in external events.
- Cambridge Inter-University Quiz 2015 (Team Durham)
USG-Administrator / Advisor
August 2014 - /
As an administrator for IGNIS HK in the academic year 2014 - 2015, I have acquired copious experiences in system administration, logistical planning and human resources management. For the flagship event IGNIS MUN 2015, Thomas's leadership role in the HKSAR Legislative Council (including supervision and construction of curriculum, and mentoring underprivileged delegates) has enhanced his experience in MUN debating and system management.
As an advisor for IGNIS HK in the academic year 2015 - 2016, he will be acting as a background coordinator for IGNIS's cooperation with other debate / MUN organizations in Hong Kong, including the HKSSDC organization and Flashpoint Debating.