LiU alumnus relays the Olympic torch
On June 4, in China's Hunan province, a graduate of LiU, Zhong Zhihua, lit the symbolic torch to be relayed to the opening of the Olympic Games.
Two decades ago, Zhong Zhihua, successfully defended his doctoral dissertation at Linköping University.
Today he is the Rector of Hunan University, an institution with scholastic roots stretching back a millennium, making it one of the world's oldest academic institutions. Hunan University is one of China's leaders in education and research.
Last updated: 2009-06-03