Alumni Updates Alumni Updates: Chinese Studies

Reed, Shannon (Class of 2009)

Shannon has just begun her masters in the Regional Studies-East Asia Program at Harvard University. Her research focus will be modern Chinese literature, which she also worked on for her Honors thesis. “On a side note,” she writes, “you and the other W&M professors may be intersted to know that 4 years of W&M Chinese is enough to help a student place out of Harvard’s required language classes for the Master’s!”

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