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ZJU’s specimen museums: striving stories in silent specimens (Part II)

2022-10-04

[Editor’s Note: Interested in specimen? Zhejiang University boasts five museums, where various specimens are displayed, ranging from rare insects, precious plants, diverse minerals, multiple soil to special macro-fungi. Beyond specimens, equally interesting are the stories of their creators, the histories of the disciplines, and the shining memories of ZJU. In Part  = 2 \* ROMAN II, let’s find m...

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ZJU’s specimen museums: striving stories in silent specimens (Part I)

2022-10-03

[Editor’s Note: Interested in specimen? Zhejiang University boasts five museums, where various specimens are displayed, ranging from rare insects, precious plants, diverse minerals, multiple soil to special macro-fungi. Beyond specimens, equally interesting are the stories of their creators, the histories of the disciplines, and the shining memories of ZJU. In Part I, let’s enter Entomological M...

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Sir Run Run Shaw International Children's Medical Center and Sir Run Run Shaw Pediatric Research Building officially launched

2022-10-02

On September 21, the second phase of Binjiang Campus of the Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine (ZCH) was officially opened. An outpatient and inpatient building and a research building were added to the campus, respectively named Sir Run Run Shaw International Children's Medical Center and Sir Run Run Shaw Pediatric Research Building.WU Zha...

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Spotlight on Shaoxing Opera Club: setting the trend with classics

2022-09-30

Speaking of love story, Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a household word. To a Chinses ear, the mention of love tragedy often calls to mind Butterfly Lovers, one of the classics registering the distinctive oriental beauty. Having been circulating for ages in vernacular narratives and operas, in 2018, the story was performed by the student Club of Shaoxing Opera in Zhejiang University,...

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How machine learning helps to understand the neurobiological and nosological bases of mental illness?

2022-09-26

Much attention has been drawn to the use of classification models for clinical diagnoses since machine learning was introduced to psychiatric research, but there are still practical challenges. Meanwhile, the trend of using machine learning to identify the neurobiological features and to provide the new insights for the nosology of mental disorders has emerged.The research team led by Assist. Prof...

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Prof. WU Fei: Synergy of teaching and research

2022-09-21

[Editor’s Note: Yongping Teaching Award is the highest accolade for teaching at Zhejiang University. Set up by Mr. DUAN Yongping ('82, Wireless Electronics Engineering) in 2011, the Award is composed of three categories: the Distinguished Teaching Award, the Teaching Excellence Award and the Teaching Excellence Nomination Award. Prof. WU Fei, from the College of Computer Science and Technolog...

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Zhejiang University welcomes incoming postgraduates from across China and the world

2022-09-21

Zhejiang University held the Opening Assembly for new postgraduates on Zijingang Campus on September 16. The ceremony was conducted in both in-person and virtual format. The newest cohort of postgraduate students will embark on their new journey of chasing dreams in Qiushi Yard. President WU Zhaohui extended his warm welcome to incoming postgraduate students, urging them to bear in mind the countr...

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Trick of bodybuilding: strength of muscles plus strength of will

2022-09-20

[Editor’s Note: A body is like a car. To run it well, firstly you have to warm it up. Every Monday in the gym on Zijingang campus of Zhejiang University, there is an interesting class guiding students to fully warm up and build their figure. The body-sculptor is a national and world-class athlete, SHI Qianyu, now the teacher of ZJU’s Department of Public Physical and Art Education. How she hones...

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Digital Social Science kicks off at Zhejiang University

2022-09-19

Zhejiang University launched Digital Social Science as a key part of Innovation 2030 on September 9. This program aims to transform the paradigm of social science research and construct a theoretic system for digital social science against a backdrop of China’s digital transformation. This is also the second “Innovation 2030” project led by the discipline of humanities and social science.Digita...

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Insight@ZJU: President WU Zhaohui shares his vision for the role of the university in shaping society

2022-09-18

[Editor’s Note: In a world of uncertainty, how should universities retain their relevance, value and meaning? What role should universities play in shaping society? Prof. WU Zhaohui, president of Zhejiang University, shared his insight recently in University World News.]In a world of uncertainty, how should universities retain their relevance, value and meaning? This question came under the spotl...

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Dialogue@ZJU: With CHANG Dan, recipient of the Chu Kochen Scholarship

2022-09-16

[Editor’s Note: CHANG Dan, a doctoral student from Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, is one of the recipients of Chu Kochen Scholarship of Zhejiang University 2020-2021. Studious, innovative and patient, Chang had her research published in the journal Science as the first author and holds an international PCT patent. In this dialogue, we will learn more about her resea...

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Fight for the blue sky

2022-09-14

[Editor’s Note: In Qiushi Yard, a group of ZJUers dedicate themselves to environmental protection and strive to realize ‘dual carbon goals’ with their research. Many of them are young people born in the 1990s. Let’s meet two young students who are committed to “defending the blue sky.”] A high-efficiency, low-consumption “capturer” of carbon dioxide“At present, the greenhouse effect ...

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ZJU holds Opening Assembly for Class of 2026

2022-09-12

On the evening of September 8, the Zhejiang University Opening Assembly for the Class of 2026 was held on Zijingang Campus.President WU Zhaohui delivered a welcoming speech at the Opening Assembly. He urged freshmen to grow into a new generation capable of shouldering responsibilities with their firm belief in the ideal of rejuvenating our great nation, innovative talents equipped with the skills ...

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Prof. FANG Wenjun: Education should always be a top priority for teachers

2022-09-10

[Editor’s note: Yongping Teaching Award is the highest accolade for teaching at Zhejiang University. Set up by Mr. DUAN Yongping ('82, Wireless Electronics Engineering) in 2011, the Award was conferred annually in the first seven years and then in the even-numbered year. In recognition of outstanding dedication and accomplishment in teaching, the Award is composed of three categories: the Dis...

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