On November 8th, JI welcomed a group of special visitors who are closely connected with the UM-SJTU Joint Institute. More than 20 alumni of the University of Michigan, ranging from Class 1986 to 2014, were excited to come ‘home’ and enjoyed talking with the faculty...
While the rehearsals were going in earnest, the freshmen were busy adjusting to SJTU: reflecting on yesterday, seizing today, and anticipating tomorrow. Tonight, the dreams are singing with the dancing of the youth. Best luck to the freshmen, wishing them success in their SJTU endeavor.
By innovation and team work, Team ‘Wonder 4’ of the 2014 Summer Vg 100 course received 20,000 hits on their hovercraft manual at the ‘Instructables’ DIY website
This is the first time the Joint Institute has organized a national conference, which sets a new model and direction for JI’s research.
JI Ph.D. Student Hanyang Zhuang Received Outstanding Paper Award in 2014 ASME Fluids Engineering Division (ASME FED) Conference in Chicago.
Three-minute Thesis Competition was held in the Minhang campus on September.Jing Long, a JI Ph.D. student from Prof. Tian Yang’s Nanophotonics Laboratory, won the second prize by her excellent presentation of “Detecting a single molecule within a gold nanoparticle-plane junction.”
The main theme of the welcome party is that every JI graduate student is a member of the JI family.
“He designs his course according to students’ different levels. He emphasizes their critical thinking and self-challenge capabilities. He applies advanced teaching ideas and ensures that students learn effectively.”
To plan for JI’s future development, the Joint Institute held her annual team building on September 20 to brain storm the strategies for the next 6 years.
The Appointment Ceremony for JI’s new dean was held at JI on September 19th.
To inform new students of JI’s education system, a Series of First Lessons was given at the JI Auditorium on September 15-16.
2014 JI New Student Convocation was held on September 14. The entire ceremony was conducted in English, showing JI’s international characteristics.