General Information
Name
Jianxiong Zhang / 张健雄
Sex
Male
D.O.B
06/10
Current City
Northfield, MN
Industry
Other/Not Classified
Citizen of
China
Personal Summary
Jianxiong is a student at Carleton College Class of 2020. Prior to Carleton, Jianxiong spent 2 years working as an Academic Assistant at the National High School Debate League of China and its sister league Association for Global Debate. Jianxiong is a translator of the debate textbook Speak Up! Debating in the Public Forum Style.
Education
University
  • Carleton College (2020)
High School
  • Verakin High School of Chongqing (2014)
US-China Experience
Cities lived in the US
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area, MN (2016/08 - Current)
Cities lived in China
  • Beijing (2015/01 - 2016/06)
  • Chongqing (1996/06 - 2015/01)
Chinese Level
Listening: Native
Speaking: Native
Reading: Native
Writing: Native
Work Experience (3 years of work experience)
2015/01-2016/08
Academic Assistant at National High School Debate League of China
China Related?
Yes
Industry
Education
Description
• Responsible for recruiting and training debate judges across 30 Chinese cities. • Compile research packets and write sample cases for debate topics. • Assist with teaching at winter and summer debate training camps. • Cultivate strong relationships with school debate clubs and regional debate organizations. • Co-translated the official textbook "Speak Up! Debate in the Public Forum Style" from English to Chinese.

2015/01-2016/06
Junior Fellow at Sunrise International Education
China Related?
Yes
Industry
Education
Description
• Assist with research on Chinese schooling system. • Design and create extra-curricular activities for Chinese students ranging from elementary to university level. • Special projects relating to translation, reporting, and communications.