Hangzhou, China Project Center

Hangzhou
Current Director(s): 
Program Term(s): 
B-Term during late fall
Project Opportunities: 

Location and Culture

Hangzhou is one of China’s most beautiful and bustling cities, and exemplifies China’s quest to become a modern economic power while retaining its unique historical identity. From Hangzhou, students can easily travel to Shanghai, only an hour away on the high-speed train, as well as to many other cities both inland and on the seaboard. Average temperatures in November fall between 49°F and 63°F.

Past Projects

Past students at the Hangzhou project center have:

  • Determined the feasibility of an electronic bike share system in Hangzhou
  • Recommended e-book sharing and recycling practices for an innovative e-platform library company
  • Analyzed clinical trial protocols in China, Europe, and the United States for a Chinese cancer drug biotech firm