我想你中国: Reverse Culture Shock and Other Fun Things

I can’t believe that I’ve been back in the U.S. for an entire month now. It actually felt like a fairly slow month, as I am really missing China (minus the pollution and food😉).  I’ve been crazy busy with my classes, practicing, volunteering, job search, etc. and with midterms already coming up next week, I … More 我想你中国: Reverse Culture Shock and Other Fun Things

A Week in Jiangxi

I’m finally getting to blog about one of my most amazing weeks abroad! I can’t wait to share all I learned and saw on my trip.  That being said, this post will be very personal.  Also, I have permission to use all the photos I have taken (just wanted to make sure that the communist … More A Week in Jiangxi

Qinghai’s Capitol: Xining 青海省的省议会大厦:西宁

As a part of the Alliance for Global Education program, all of the Beijing students and some of the Shanghai students go to Qinghai, China for a field study trip.  Qinghai is in the western part of China, about a 2.5 hour plane ride from Beijing.  Qinghai is mostly made up of the Tibetan minority … More Qinghai’s Capitol: Xining 青海省的省议会大厦:西宁

Exploring Beijing

I can’t believe that I’ve been on this continent for almost 2 months!  Everyday I fall more and more in love with China, it truly has a special place in my heart. Before classes started, my group of Alliance students visited The Temple of Heaven.  It was a beautiful sight to see. The picture on … More Exploring Beijing