Name: Jingjing Lou.
Occupation: Assistant professor, Department of Education and Youth Studies, Beloit College.
Hometown/residence: I am from Ningbo, a coastal city near Shanghai in China. Now I live in Beloit.
Spouse: Guanyang Zhang.
Favorite meal? Too many. But Pot Roast, Steamed/Baked Fish, and Stir-fried Rice definitely top the list.
What do you do in your free time? Hiking; traveling; photographing.
If you could be reincarnated, what person/thing would you like to be?A tree in the forest, or a fish in the ocean.
Who are your heroes? My parents.
Beatles or Stones? Beatles.
What do you most look forward to? Next trip, for research or for leisure.
To hear more from Jingjing Lou, attend her presentation, “A Tale of Three Counties: Education and Society in Rural Chinese Youths’ Perception,” at 4 p.m. Friday in the Porter Brown Auditorium in the Science Center. Lou's presentation is the next installment in a stimulating series of lectures in the Asian Studies Faculty Research Seminar.