Luo Xiying's job has cost her more than 40 pairs of shoes and four bicycles.
Jia Zuosheng, 27-year-old freshman was accepted by the university this year after preparing through self-study and attending lectures during his time spent working as a library security guard at Tsinghua University.
The roads being reconstructed by workers like Hu Yongtao in the Yushu quake zone are, in turn, the roads to reconstruction in the disaster area.
The new school term might be the last one Tang Siping will spend with his 1,500 students - all children of migrant workers.
It was a sweltering summer morning and Ding Tao was patrolling the crowded Fuzhou Road in Shanghai, trying to convince shopkeepers to keep their goods off the sidewalk.
Although Dr Chaoguo has only about 100 kinds of Tibetan medicine, the opening of his clinic in Yege township is offering new hope to the 2,000 herders in Qinghai province.
Summer is the most difficult season for 12-year-old Hu Fengyi to endure.Simply put, he can't sweat.
For three years, an unknown man had been leaving barrels of drinking water under overpasses for migrant workers and passers-by in Zhengzhou, Henan province.
For the past six months, 22-year-old Liu Feng has been repeating the same action every day and night: jumping off a seven-story building.
Dressed in Tibetan traditional costume, Dechen Yangzong, China's first Tibetan airhostess, says she is happy to return to her hometown and join Lhasa-based Tibet Airlines.
Many who visit Lhasa's famous Thousand Buddha Cliffside Sculpture on the western side of the Medicine King Mountain are usually immediately drawn to its magnificence and the utter devoutness of Tibetan Buddhist worshippers prostrating themselves over and over again on the ground.
Thangka craftsmen have faithfully re-created Tibetan religious icons for generations, passing down the art from masters to apprentices in a heritage chain that still keeps tight links today.