On September 10, 2014, Tianjin University (TJU) welcomed the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Denmark, Her Excellency Helle Thorning-Schmidt. Her Excellency delivered a speech tilted The bilateral relations between China and Denmark-a perfect match today and in the future at Peiyang Lecture and interacted with TJU students.
The 2014 World Choir Games wrapped up in Latvia. As one of the leading student choirs in China, Peiyang Chorus of Tianjin University competed with over 460 top-class choirs, including the choirs from Moscow Conservatory, and finally won 2 gold medals and 1 silver medal in the competitions for folk, modern and female chamber choirs.
From June 2 to 7, 2014, the 2014 International Microwave Symposium (IMS 2014), the world's premier microwave conference, was held in Tampa Bay, Florida, USA. The TJU student team comprised of three PhD candidates won the championship in the Competition of Microwave Transistor Modeling of the IMS-2014 PhD SSI and Student Design Competitions.
On June 1, 2014, the “Peiyang Star” Team from the TJU Affiliated Primary School arrived back from the US in triumph. Through brainstorming and teamwork, they received the Best Idea and Innovation Prize in the DI Global Teenagers' Innovative Thinking Competition, winning honor for their school and TJU, as well as Tianjin.
Dr. Li Lingjun, who was attracted to work at the TJU School of Life Sciences under Tianjin One-Thousand-Talent Program, is awarded the 2014 Biemann Medal for the number and depth of her contributions in the field of mass spectrometric study of neuropeptides and functional peptidomics by the American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS).