The Nanyan Observer team consists of students from various schools here at PKU Shenzhen. They are a diverse and hardworking bunch that continually defy their busy schedules to bring you original English content from our university. TheNanyan.com focuses on articles of interest to international students and those abroad trying to get an idea of what life is like here. As such, many of our team’s articles are written for print. You can view the PDFs for our print editions at the Nanyan Observer Newspaper Archive.
Xia Zhidan, English Branch President, STL
Xia Zhidan is a 3L student at PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) from Hunan Province. She likes traveling to have different experiences and make new friends. After graduating in 2022, she would like to pursue a career as a lawyer.
Miko Jiang, Vice President, STL
Miko Jiang is a 3L year student at PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) . She comes from Shandong Province and spent four years in Chongqing for her bachelor’s degree in English literature. Miko is definitely a foodie who loves to explore every corner of Shenzhen for specials. She believes food brings us not only fat but also stories. Moreover, gender equality and non-violent conversations have been her concerns for years. Thus, she is striving to be a great lawyer in the future.
Yan Runhua, Vice President, SEE
Yan Runhua is a student of PKU School of Environment and Energy (SEE) from Changsha, Hunan Province. She enjoys traveling to new places and trying local food, exercising for a nice figure, and watching films and going shopping for fun. After graduation, she will work in a field related to her major.
Wang Haozhe, Writer, Editor Team, STL
Wang Haozhe is a first-year student at Peking University School of Transnational Law. She is from Shijiazhuang, the capital city of Hebei Province. In her spare time, she usually watches movies and hangs out with friends. She also loves swimming. While following her dream to be a good lawyer, she would like to lead a colorful and fulfilling life in Nanyan.
Fong Tsz Hei, Writer, Editor Team, SCBB
Andrew is a first year student at Peking University School of Chemical Biology and Biotechnology. His hometown is Guangzhou, which is the provincial capital of Guangdong and not far from Shenzhen. He enjoys playing violin and singing. In the future, he hopes to do further study abroad.
Su Jianxin, Writer, Wechat Team, STL
Su Jianxin is a third-year student from Peking University School of Transnational Law. She is from Binzhou city, Shandong Province. She is always curious about every unknown area, and willing to explore it. During the pandemic, she developed several new interests, such as computer drawing, clay figuring and baking bread/cookies. Su Jianxin wants to be a lawyer who is good at arbitration, but she is not sure about it yet. Therefore, she tries to find an internship these days related to arbitration and wishes this will be her real love.
Min Dou, Writer, Wechat Team, SEE
Dou Min is a 2L year student at PKU School of Environment and Engineer (SEE) . She comes from GanSu Province and got her bachelor’s degree in Si Chuan University. Dou Min likes food like beef noodles, dumplings, sesame seed cake and other delicious food. she also likes swimming and taking a walk by the river in UTSZ. What is more, Environment protecting and scientific research have been her concerns. She believes a truth-one day, she will becoming a scientist.
Gillian Mutyambizi, Writer, Video Team, PHBS
Gillian Mutyambizi is a second year at the Peking University HSBC Business School. She comes from Zimbabwe, a country in southern Africa. Gillian enjoys working out and creating content in her spare time. After graduating in 2021, she plans on getting a job in the financial industry and also travel to some of her favourite destinations.
Rosy Wu, Writer, Video Team, STL
Rosy Wu is a 3L student in PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) from Suzhou, Jiangsu. She enjoys food (hot pot), movies, music, reading, and traveling. By experiencing different cultures and meeting with different people from diversified countries, she finds herself getting to know the world better. Rosy believes the most important thing to remember is: no matter where you go, go with your heart.
Lorenzo Maria Perazzitti, Writer, Online Team, PHBS
Lorenzo is a second-year Master of Management student at HSBC Business School in Shenzhen. After graduating in Italy in Chinese language and literature in 2018, and having already come into contact with Chinese culture, he decided to move to China to extend his knowledge of Chinese language and the field of business. Among his interests there is football, music but the most important is traveling because only by traveling you can learn more about the world and people of different nationalities. After graduation he would like to stay and work in China.
Zhang Wendou, Writer, Translation Team, SCBB
Zhang Wendou is from the School of Chemical Biology and Biotechnology. His hometown is Siping, Lilin Province. He has his heart set on discovering the secrets of science. He also likes playing the piano, taking photos, and traveling. He has great interest in international politics and hopes he can be a teacher in a university after graduation from PKU in 2023.
Deng Kexin, Writer, Editor Team, STL
Deng Kexin is a second-year law student at PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) from Hunan Province. She likes to watch movies, participate in some outdoor activities, go travelling, and eat yummy stuff when she has spare time. She graduated from Sichuan University, and treats Chengdu as her second hometown. Deng Kexin plans to explore many interesting topics to present in our platform, such as cross-culture sharing, career experience sharing, report of intriguing activity. In the future, she looks forward to being a foreign-related litigation lawyer, specializing in civil and commercial disputes.
Zhao Xinyu, Writer, Wechat Team, STL
Zhao Xinyu (Emma) is a 2L student at PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) from Shandong Province. She likes to experience different things and always tries to create something different. She likes singing and painting in her spare time. After graduation, she will pursue a career as a lawyer.
Su Zemei, Writer, Video Team, PHBS
Su Zemei is a first-year student at HSBC Business School from Hebei Province. She enjoys playing board games and ball games in her spare time. As a student in Nanyan, she wants to try more interesting things and make more friends.
Wu Xian, Writer, Wechat Team, STL
Wu Xian (Anita) is a 2L student from Peking University School of Translational Law. Her hometown is Sichuan Province. She likes exploring delicious food and taking photos. She will pursue a law-related career after graduation.
Hou Sumin, Writer, Translation Team, STL
Hou Sumin (Zoe) is a 1L student at PKU School of Transnational Law (STL) from Zhejiang Province. She grew up in Lanzhou, a city in the northwest of China. She likes to listen to stories. She has not decided her future goal but she is waiting for its arrival.
Peng Shaojuan, Writer, Wechat/Video Teams, PHBS
Peng Shaojuan is a first-year student from PHBS who majors in Financial Media. She comes from Chengdu, Sichuan Province, which is located in the southwest of China. Therefore, she enjoys spicy food and really welcomes people to have hotspot with her! She enjoys playing table tennis in her spare time. She thinks it’s really excited to join this big family.