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
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!
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!
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
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
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!)
What do you need to have a good morning? If you need some fuel for a productive day, then you should squeeze in breakfast. Most of us on campus are trying to cram in as much as we can into one day, especially when it comes to a little extra sleep! If this is you, … More Breakfast at Nanyan——7 Ways Students are Starting their Day！
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
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!
Between March 24 and April 24, the International Student Union (ISU) and Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS) have teamed up to host the International Business Fair (IBF) 2021. The IBF is a series of events targeted towards PHBS international students and the companies looking to draw from this talent pool. Through weekly online events … More Interview | ISU Leaders on Planning the International Business Fair 2021
As a student of Peking University, hanging out in the main campus (Yan Yuan 燕园) is the most excellent opportunity to experience the vivid life and academic atmosphere of this world famous college. Located on a former imperial garden, this campus has been the essence of classical beauty, refinement and scholarship since its founding over … More Comparing Campuses! PKU and PKU Shenzhen
A new metro line providing a fresh look at Shenzhen’s natural beauty is dazzling residents and visitors alike. Metro Line 8, with its catchphrase: “Take the subway to see the sea”, has blown up in our circle of friends. The current phase of Shenzhen Metro Line 8 starts at Liantang Station(莲塘站) in southeast Shenzhen’s Luohu District. The line connects … More The Subway to Go Sightseeing—Line 8 Unlocks Shenzhen’s Beauty!