PHBS Holds Workshop for Int’l Students on Developing a Career in China

China’s miraculous economic growth has amazed people all over the world. Everyone has witnessed the stunning speed of development and change. But few have responded by recognizing how China also presents an opportunity to similarly accelerate their own growth.  Job opportunities for foreigners in China have exploded, especially in the emerging industries of technology and innovation. To … More PHBS Holds Workshop for Int’l Students on Developing a Career in China

Making Dumplings Together to Mark Dongzhi

During the coldest stretch of Shenzhen’s weather this year, making dumplings together brought a warm atmosphere to campus. Dumplings are one of the most quintessential and beloved Chinese foods around the world. On Dongzhi, the Chinese holiday marking the winter solstice, people usually eat dumplings with family. Therefore, a special dumpling-making party was held by PKU Shenzhen in the Home of International … More Making Dumplings Together to Mark Dongzhi

“You Are My Sunshine”: PKUSZ Celebrates 12th Thanksgiving

On Friday, 27 November, teachers, staff, special guests, students and international alumni gathered together for the 12th Annual PKUSZ Thanksgiving Celebration at Shang Shufang in the Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) building. Of all the previous Thanksgiving dinners, this one was extra special. It was a time to commemorate the diverse community of PKU Shenzhen being together … More “You Are My Sunshine”: PKUSZ Celebrates 12th Thanksgiving

Experts Discuss U.S. Presidential Election at Two Sessions Held by the School of Transnational Law

The Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL) held two special lectures in November to allow experts share insights regarding the U.S. presidential election with members of their school and the public. The first lecture was held on Thursday, November 19. To begin the event, STL Dean Philip McConnaughay announced the beginning of the sessions … More Experts Discuss U.S. Presidential Election at Two Sessions Held by the School of Transnational Law

Champions! PKUSZ Shines in the 15th UTSZ Comprehensive Sports Competition

After 5 years, the championship title returns to Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School this year thanks to the incredible men and women athletes on our team! On November 20, the Shenzhen University Town 15th Comprehensive Sports Competition and 2020 Interesting Sports Meet ended at the Sports Center Stadium. To begin the event, Director of the Shenzhen … More Champions! PKUSZ Shines in the 15th UTSZ Comprehensive Sports Competition

Amazing Creations from the Halloween Pumpkin Night

What images does Halloween bring to mind? Various kinds of ghosts, pumpkin lamps, or children who go door to door asking for candy? Most Chinese students have usually heard about pumpkin lamps and Halloween in fairy tales, but may have never actually laid eyes on one, much less carved one independently. Origin of Pumpkin Lamps … More Amazing Creations from the Halloween Pumpkin Night

Chinese Knot Making Event Appreciates the Beauty of Handicraft

Are you a handicraft enthusiast? On October 17, 2020, the University Town Community Government organized a Chinese Knot cultural event for students and faculty in the Home for International Friends on the PKU Shenzhen campus. Each participant was allowed to challenge themselves in creating their Chinese knot! A group of 30 students and teachers from … More Chinese Knot Making Event Appreciates the Beauty of Handicraft

All in a Teacup, Event Teaches Students Depth of Chinese Tea Culture

In order to spread knowledge about Chinese tea among the young, an interactive tea culture activity was organized by the University Town Community Government on October 17th at the Home for International Friends on the Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School (PKUSZ) campus. Students from PKUSZ and the other universities of University Town Shenzhen all joined in together … More All in a Teacup, Event Teaches Students Depth of Chinese Tea Culture

Mooncake Making Night Shares the Spirit of Mid-Autumn Festival

School starts and then Mid-Autumn Festival arrives so quickly!  In order to celebrate this traditional holiday of China, the first Mooncake Making Night of PKUSZ was held on September 29th at the Home for International Friends on campus. A diverse group of 20 international and Chinese students from different graduate schools on campus attended this meaningful activity. In China, … More Mooncake Making Night Shares the Spirit of Mid-Autumn Festival

5 Foods Chinese People Enjoy for Mid-Autumn Festival

The Mid-autumn Festival is almost here! It falls on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month when most Chinese farmers finish reaping their harvest. To ensure you properly enjoy the wonderful and uniquely Chinese flavors of this holiday, we are here to share 5 traditional foods Chinese people enjoy around the Mid-autumn Festival. Mooncakes … More 5 Foods Chinese People Enjoy for Mid-Autumn Festival

Say Hello to the New Students of PKU Shenzhen!

Autumn is a beautiful season. On August 31, right before the start of the autumn semester, on a day when the sun was still showing its full strength, new graduate students from all over China arrived on the campus of Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School (PKUSZ) to begin their graduate school journey.  The arrival marks … More Say Hello to the New Students of PKU Shenzhen!

Students Try Out Making Zongzi for the Dragon Boat Festival

On June 28, several Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School (PKUSZ) Chinese and international students got together with their fellow teachers to experience making one of the famous traditional snacks of China, zongzi, for the Dragon Boat Festival. The Dragon Boat Festival, known as 端午节 (Duānwǔjié) in Chinese, is a traditional holiday that typically falls in June. … More Students Try Out Making Zongzi for the Dragon Boat Festival