2019-2020 Academic Year: Ruirui Zhang

Ruirui Zhang

Tell us what you would like to see in California …or in the U.S. during your time at the College.
I would like to see the unique scenery in California. And I would like to experience the local life during my time at the College.

Tell us what you studied at university and what you might like to do one day.
My major is teaching Chinese as a second language. I am enthusiastic about teaching Chinese, so I might be a Chinese teacher at an international school one day.

Tell us when and how you started studying foreign languages and what you like about learning languages.
I started to learn English when I was a child. It’s fun for me to learn a foreign language. Meanwhile, you can know about different culture and perspectives by talking with foreigners.


Past Chinese Language Residents

  • 2017-2019: Jing Xu
  • 2015-2017: Ting Cao
  • 2014-2015: Zehuang Cao
  • 2012-2014: Jiangyun Zou
  • 2011-2012: Jing Zhou
  • 2009-2011: Xiaoying Ding
  • 2007-2009: Xueting Wang
  • 2006-2007: Jingyu Huo
  • 2003-2006: Lan Wu
  • 2000-2003: Qihui Tang
  • 1998-2000: Xin Wang
  • 1996-1998: Yao-Hui Wang
  • 1993-1996: Mingfei Gao
  • 1991-1993: Qun Shen
  • 1990-1991: Hongjun Zhu
  • 1989-1990: Jean Wang
  • 1989-1990: Rwo-Mei Chang
  • 1987-1989: Hongyan Xiao
  • 1986-1987: Min Tan
  • 1983-1986: Li-Na Hsieh
  • 1981-1983: Ning-Ning Koo
  • 1975-1981: Hsiao-Min Chang
  • 1972-1975: Han Han
  • 1970-1972: Janice Ku
  • 1969-1970: Dora Wang
  • 1968-1969: Diana Wen