Introducing Our New Series: Faces of Nanyan 人在南燕

As a foreigner in China, it can sometimes feel like you live in two different worlds: your international bubble and well–the rest of China. Here at The Nanyan Observer, we strive to bring those two worlds a little closer together. In a similar vein to the likes of Humans of New York, our Nanyan team is chatting with everyone from students and faculty to canteen staff and landscapers on campus. You’ll find we make no mention of their names or occupations, just conversation where it counts. Below is our first installment from our own Editor-in-chief, Wandong Yang.  … More Introducing Our New Series: Faces of Nanyan 人在南燕

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2017 Graduation Ceremony successfully held on 1st July

On July 1st 2017, the Graduation Ceremony for the class of 2017 commenced in the PHBS Auditorium. On this day, we have 864 graduates, amongst which there are 52 Phd graduates and 812 Master graduates, including 41 international students. Distinguished guests including Peking University Vice Principle and Academician Gao Song, Dean of PHBS Hai Wen, … More 2017 Graduation Ceremony successfully held on 1st July

A Night of Cultural Experience: Chinese Calligraphy

What better way to experience true Chinese culture than delving into traditional Chinese calligraphy? On November 14th at 7pm, international students gathered in H-214 to experience an authentic Chinese tradition. This wonderful cultural experience is prepared and sponsored by the Campus Advisor (CA) program. CA Conan Jiang began the night with a short but interesting … More A Night of Cultural Experience: Chinese Calligraphy

EA and IA hold annual Speed Tutoring Night in PKUSZ’s Moot Court

Last Friday, students from all three universities gathered in PKU’s Moot Court for the annual Speed Tutoring event hosted by the English Association and the International Students Association. This event seeks to put those seeking language exchange partners in contact with another, though students still have the option to be blindly paired with someone later on. … More EA and IA hold annual Speed Tutoring Night in PKUSZ’s Moot Court