Each year the Fairbank Center holds an essay competition for students who it has funded for research and language study in China and Taiwan. This year there were many excellent entries, but five in particular stood out. Please keep an eye on the opens in a new window Center’s blog, where the winning essays will be published and be sure to attend the Fairbank Center’s Chinese New Year Celebration on Friday, January 27, 2017 to see the five winners honored!


Undergraduate Student Winners

First Prize: Amy Hao, Class of 2018

Honorable Mention: Janice Jia, Class of 2017


Graduate Student Winners

First Prize: Jannis Chen, G2, Regional Studies: East Asia

Honorable Mention: Jane Zhang, G2, Graduate School of Design

Honorable Mention: Ruodi Duan, G2, Department of History

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