Xinming Xia is a senior student living in Columbia, Missouri. She is going to earn a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a B.A. in Journalism and Communication from the South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China.

She worked for SOHU.com as an intern to manage social accounts and Yangcheng Evening News as an intern journalist. She also once worked for a museum as an intern editor.

Her great love involves cooking, traveling, and taking photos.