Two seniors receive Yenching Academy Scholarship

BLOOMINGTON – IU Bloomington seniors Richard Liu and Ethan McAndrews were awarded the Yenching Academy Scholarship to pursue graduate studies at the Yenching Academy of Peking University in Beijing, according to the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education.

On the left: Richard Liu. On the right: Ethan McAndrews.

The scholarship covers tuition, accommodations, living and travel stipends.

Liu intends to research urban and rural inequalities in China. McAndrews plans to study how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected diplomacy and international communication between China and the U.S.