Huang Ying was Awarded the 14th “China College Student of the Year”


  Recently, the result of the 14th “China College Student of the Year” was released that Huang Ying of School of Law, Humanities and Sociology of WUT, was awarded an honorary title “China College Student of the Year”. Only 10 undergraduate students won this honor nationwide.

  With 85 points higher than the first standard score of Chinese College Entrance Examination, Huang Ying was admitted to the WUT in 2015 majored in Social Work, becoming the first blind student in China to enter the university of “211 Project” after the national college entrance examination. Since entering school, she has overcome many difficulties, studied diligently, gaining the first place on comprehensive evaluation in the class in three consecutive years. She actively participated in scientific and technological innovation activities, published a scientific paper, winning the second prize of the Hubei province in the “The Challenge Cup” for Undergraduate Curricular Academic Science and Technology Works. At present, she has been recommended as a postgraduate in WUT. After finishing school work, she warms others with her heart by providing braille counseling and study suggestions for the group of blind students. At the same time, She actively took part in over ten public speeches, which includes “Welcoming the 19th CPC Congress, Fulfilling the Chinese Dream”, “Lecture Room” given in provincial-level cities, report meetings entitled “Regard to New Era, Talks among the Youth of WUT”, thus delivering positive energy to many people. 


  Huang has won successively a number of Chinese undergraduate honors and awards, including “Self-Supporting Star”, “Advanced Individual to Practice the China’s Socialist Core Values”, “College Freshmen Model of the Hubei province”, “Wuhan May 4th Youth Medal”, “WUT’s Scholarship for Excellence” and “Outstanding Communist Party Member”   


  It is reported that the “14th China College student of The Year” was jointly supervised by the Ministry of Education and People's Daily. Since its launch in 2006, the competition will annually elect ten outstanding “College Student of the Year” in many aspects, including social practice, academic research, innovation and entrepreneurship, self-support, righteous behaviors, filial piety and fraternal love, integrated development and versatile, fully demonstrating the upward spirit of youth students of universities and colleges. It is thus an influential activity among students with Huang Ying as the third student of WUT to receive this award.