Her love for the written word may have drawn her closer to journalism. But in retrospect, Mary Hui, who graduated in 2012, traces back what she does as a Hong Kong-based journalist to when she was a student in the College -- the conversations around the Canteen table and in the day rooms that helped them figure out what their values are and ask why things were in a certain way, "even if we did not necessarily have a clear idea of what the answers were."