Wenzhou-Kean University

Ningtong Jin

Located 7,597 miles away is Wenzhou-Kean University. Making history, Ningtong Jin was the valedictorian of the first Wenzhou-Kean graduating class. Her favorite memory is the graduation ceremony. Jin said, “As the valedictorian sitting on the stage, I was watching the Class of 2016 entering the hall having all eyes on them. At that moment, I felt honored to be graduating with this group of exceptional pioneers.” 

Yongfu Wang

Wenzhou-Kean University saw its first graduating class in May 2016. While some alumni have embarked on journeys applying their degrees to their occupations of choice, other alumni have started the path to receive a higher degree. One of these graduates is Yongfu Wang, a computer science major studying at Northwestern University in Evanston. Wang attributed the love he has for computer science to the preparation he obtained while studying at Wenzhou-Kean University.

Mingjie Xiang

Wenzhou-Kean University is known for having influential students, as well as students who strive to better their education and future. Mingjie Xiang is a Wenzhou-Kean alumnus who now attends Macquarie University in Australia studying commerce of organization.

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Almost one year ago on May 28, 2016, Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU) celebrated its largest milestone to date – the graduation of its first cohort of students – in the Grand Theatre at the heart of the City of Wenzhou. 187 students majoring in English, accounting, computer science and finance were prepared to explore their futures with something that no student before them could claim. Whether their plans were to further their education or enter their profession, the WKU Class of 2016 was prepared to leave their mark on the world.