Xueer Lu

Xueer Lu

Class of 2023

Xueer Lu is a bilingual multimedia journalist from Wuhan, China. Xueer used to work as a campus fact-checker and data journalist in NJU Factcheck, a student newsroom in Nanjing University. After graduating with a BA in English in 2020, Xueer worked as a multimedia reporter in Beijing covering business and technology stories in China. As she returns to campus for her master’s degree in UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, she will be focusing on data journalism. She’s interested in stories about human rights, the Asian community, and public policies.


  • Nanjing University - B.A. in English (2016-2020)


  • Data-Viz.cn - Intern Data Journalist (MAR 2021 – JUN 2021)

  • Pandaily - Tech Reporter (AUG 2020 – FEB 2021)

  • Southern Metropolis Weekly - Intern Reporter (FEB – SEP 2019)

  • Shanghai Pudong Broadcasting & Television Media Co., Ltd. - Intern Multimedia Reporter (JAN – FEB 2019)


  • My works at Pandaily: https://pandaily.com/author/lu-xueer/


Data Journalism, Public Policy