UChicago Community Beijing Reception

  • Kelsey Hornbach (UChicago Career Advancement Events Marketing Manager, Strategic Programming and Outreach), accompanying the 2014 cohort of Wanxiang Ambassador Fellows Metcalf interns on their journey

  • Jay Monteverde, AB’00, speaks about his experiences as a public interest lawyer in the United States and China.

  • Current students and alumni mingle at the June 28 event.

  • Wanxiang Ambassador Fellows Metcalf interns, visiting Beijing at the beginning of their summer program in Hangzhou, enjoy refreshments at the reception.

3:00–5:00 pm


The event featured an alumni career panel, in which alums told their post-University of Chicago stories and answered questions for students interested in returning to China or going elsewhere abroad for jobs or graduate school. The panel featured a diverse range of alumni of the College, the Booth School of Business and the MAPSS program, plus a current UChicago PhD student in Political Science. The panelists are involved in fields that include web and mobile development, craft beer brewing, historical archival research, international public interest law and film production.

Click here to find out more about last year’s vibrant intern-student-alumni summer reception.