Open Positions at the Nanyan Observer
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Our university's student run English newspaper, the Nanyan Observer, is currently recruiting new members to be reporters and editors. The English media team is one of the few organizations that is almost evenly split between Chinese and International students. If you are interested in joining our team, please submit the application form and your resume to or by September 4th.  If you are interested in applying to be a photographer or another position not listed, please respond to this e-mail.

Full Description of Positions: Official PKU Shenzhen English Newspaper: Nanyan Observer
Open Positions: Editor and Reporter
Work Responsibilities
1. Conducting interviews and reporting for the Nanyan Observer, the PKU Shenzhen official monthly English newspaper. The paper currently has four pages: Front page, Special page, Opinion page and Lifestyle page.
2. Writing and editing news on school activities and events for the PKU Shenzhen English website.
3. Producing English programs for the PKU Shenzhen TV studio.
Work Arrangements
The English team will alternate editors and reporters on duty during the work week:
1. The reporter on duty will interview someone/ cover someone/ translate an article as assigned before his/her duty day.
2. The editor on duty will check/correct/edit articles written by the reporter on duty.
Benefits Provided
1. Payment according to the newspaper’s and website’s publications.
2. Opportunity to win “Outstanding Member of Nanyan News Agency.” This can boost further scholarship applications provided by PKU Shenzhen.
3. Training by professional journalists and visits to local media companies.
4. Opportunity to improve your mandarin level due to half-Chinese and half-English working environment.
Send your application and resume to or
Deadline: September 4th.

The application form are attached can be downloaded here:
Application Form.docx