March 6, 2019

Jenny Xu is a freshman in Pennypacker Hall from Beijing, China planning to concentrate in History of Art and Architecture and a secondary in Economics. Aside from HCCF, Jenny works as a guide for the Harvard Museum of Natural History. Jenny is very passionate about Chinese calligraphy and painting, has been practicing it for 10 years, and published three academic writings in regards of it. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, baking, travelling, and visiting museums.


  • Interview

    Why are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Chinese Philosophy?

    “This course will change your life” These are the words with which Professor Puett begins each year of his class, Ethical Reasoning 18: Classical Chinese Ethical and Political Theory, one of the most popular courses at Harvard. How can this class attract over 500 Harvard College students while being featured on news media “New York […]

  • Review

    The Startup in You

    On November 24, 2014, the prominent Chinese angel investors and founders of ZhenFund Bob Xu and Victor Wang came to Harvard to engage a dialogue with students interested in entrepreneurship. They brought along with them founders of their portfolio companies, including He Bofei from Deep Glint, Xiao Dun and Tao Jingwen from 17zuoye, and Wang […]