Mengxue Ou is a master by research student in Wee Kim Wee of communication and information. She received her B.A. in journalism from the school of communication and design at Sun Yet-sen University in China. Her research interests lie in health communication, public opinion, media effects as well as applying the quantitative and qualitative research methods to do research.
During her undergraduate study, she won scholarships in the first and second year respectively. During her third year, she worked as an intern in the New York Times Beijing bureau and the Beijing News and published many stories and reports in both Chinese and English. In her senior year, she won a scholarship to exchange at the University of Strasbourg in France. Her final year project was awarded the Sun Yat-sen university excellent graduation thesis scholarship. When she is available, she enjoys jogging, traveling and watching movies.