On December 2nd, 2017, Vice Dean of International Campus, Zhejiang University K.C. Ting (UIUC alumnus), Dean of ZJU-UIUC Institute Erping Li, and some other 10 representatives, travelled to Shanghai to participate in a UIUC Chinese alumni reunion. The theme was “150 years Illinois, hear the voice of China,” celebrating the 150th anniversary of the foundation of UIUC.
A German student Jorg, who goes by his Chinese name Yue Kaihan, graduate of the class of 2017 from Institute of China Studies, Zhejiang University, cycled 5,800 kilometers across China to explore what exactly the Chinese Dream is among ordinary people. His footprints have spread across 12 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, from the northernmost city of Mohe to the southernmost city of Sanya. At the end of his journey, Yue documented what he saw in a 31,000-word long essay which he named “Ordinary people’s Chinese dreams”. His story has become a hit on the internet.
On November 25th, Professor Wu Zhaohui, President of Zhejiang University, led a delegation to visit International Campus, accompanied by Professor Song Yonghua, Executive Vice President of ZJU and Dean of International Campus, Professor He Lianzhen, Executive Vice Dean of International Campus, and Professor Fu Qiang, Assistant President of ZJU, Secretary of Party Working Committee, and Vice Dean of International Campus, ZJU.
Prof. Thomas Bolander, logic and Artificial Intelligence at the Technical University of Denmark:Tough Problems in Artificial Intelligence
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