University: Sun Yat-sen University
Description: Wei Zhang is a second-year graduate student studying Management Science and Engineering at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou, China. She has an extensive amount of volunteer experience working with children and high school students by connecting them to educational opportunities such as a college mentorship program and entrepreneurship and financial literacy classes. Wei hopes to utilize her previous experience working with children and high school students in a non-profit sector setting where she is able to give back to underrepresented communities. During her time in the United States, Wei hopes to work for a program like Jumpstart where she can work to advance children’s education and obtain new skills she can bring back to China.