The Places We Go! Spectacular Buildings of University Town of Shenzhen

The University Town of Shenzhen (UTSZ) is the gold standard for university towns in China. When it comes to academics, it has an unbeatable combination of academic powerhouses, housing three of China’s premier higher education institutions: Peking University (PKU), Tsinghua University (THU) and the Harbin Institute of Science and Technology (HIT). Even more, it combines … More The Places We Go! Spectacular Buildings of University Town of Shenzhen

International Students, Thousands of Miles Away, Still Grinding and Learning Chinese!

The epidemic has cut off the movement of people in the world. During this time, we have lost the presence of most of our international students on campus. Many students may be curious: what are they doing thousands of miles away? The answer: still grinding and learning Chinese! According to UNESCO, among the ten most difficult languages in the world, Chinese ranks first. … More International Students, Thousands of Miles Away, Still Grinding and Learning Chinese!

Beloved STL Faculty Discuss How to Achieve Academic and Professional Success in Chinese Law with Students

On May 29th, the Student Services Office and the Student Union of Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL) invited five Chinese law faculty members and Assistant Dean Charly Zhang to participate in a symposium aimed at addressing students’ concerns on studying and applying Chinese law and internship arrangements. The panel was comprised of Professor … More Beloved STL Faculty Discuss How to Achieve Academic and Professional Success in Chinese Law with Students

5th Anniversary of our Site!

This spring term of 2021, we are celebrating the very special 5th anniversary of the Nanyan Observer’s online blog: thenanyan.com! The Nanyan Observer is the voice of Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School Nanyan News Organization’s English Team. The blog has grown a lot over the years, but we have always been a dedicated student organization … More 5th Anniversary of our Site!

Sharing Our Favorite Childhood Stories for Children’s Day

Introduction Stories are an intangible window to the external world. On the journey of growing up, we are accompanied by many stories. We watched stories unfold on TV, immersed ourselves in books and films and sat beside family members who had much to share. By vividly or dramatically presenting the experiences of others, children’s stories … More Sharing Our Favorite Childhood Stories for Children’s Day

A Taste of Authentic Guangdong: Journey to Chaoshan

Sometimes, one of the biggest obstacles in traveling is just deciding where to go. By the time a holiday approaches, it seems everything is booked, and it is easier to simply chill at home. We are here to fast-track your decision-making. Before your next holiday approaches, have a plan! We believe that here in Shenzhen, … More A Taste of Authentic Guangdong: Journey to Chaoshan

Every Volunteer Is Amazing! PKUSZ Students at the Huawei Developer Conference 2021 (Cloud)

Huawei keeps growing with the University Town of Shenzhen (UTSZ) as well as the teachers and students here. It is the global leader in developing the digital infrastructure essential for pushing businesses and societies into a fully connected future. Here in the PKU Shenzhen campus, Huawei’s technology is the core of the UTSZ’s large-scale Wi-Fi … More Every Volunteer Is Amazing! PKUSZ Students at the Huawei Developer Conference 2021 (Cloud)

Champions Again! PKUSZ Athletes Excel at the PKU 2021 Sports Meeting

Peking University students may be famous for their performance in the classroom, but students from Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School (PKUSZ) proved, once again, that they have the will to succeed and push themselves on the sports field as well. In order to carry forward the spirit of sports, the 28th Sports Culture Day and … More Champions Again! PKUSZ Athletes Excel at the PKU 2021 Sports Meeting

6 Hot Chinese App Recommendations to Try in China (or Anywhere!)

      Nowadays, more and more people rely on their phones, we use it to manage our lives. Some get the vibe of the world through the small screens. Others innovate and inspire people, changing and influencing the  world through countless efforts.  What’s the list of the apps that you use most frequently? What are your … More 6 Hot Chinese App Recommendations to Try in China (or Anywhere!)

Seeking Spring | Alumni Activity Celebrates 20 Years of PKUSZ

Colorful alumni activities have always been a tradition of PKUSZ. On April 21st, 2021, PKUSZ, together with PKU Charity Association and Beida Education Foundation (Hong Kong) Ltd, held an unforgettable charitable activity. The activity’s theme was “Seeking Spring in Nanyan.” The occasion had even greater significance because it was a celebration of PKUSZ’s 20th Anniversary. … More Seeking Spring | Alumni Activity Celebrates 20 Years of PKUSZ

DIY Tie-Dye Party at PKUSZ—Easy, Fun and Full of Color!

On April 23, a colorful activity was organized by Campus Advisors and staff of PKU Shenzhen ——Tie-Dye Art Party. Twenty students from PKUSZ as well as the other schools of UTSZ participated. The participants created special patterns with highly saturated colored dye. It was clear that they enjoyed an unforgettable journey of tie-dye. Let’s explore … More DIY Tie-Dye Party at PKUSZ—Easy, Fun and Full of Color!