Thoughts from student interns abroad

Monthly Archives: April 2014

And we are on the downhill slide!

As I write this we are over half way done with our internship, and I am experiencing a bittersweet feeling. Although I know we are all eager to get back to the U.S. to see our family and friends- and

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Busy in China

My blog post this week is late because I stay pretty busy here in China; I’m taking 18 hours (which I’ve never done before) which adds a lot of stress to my out of country adventure. Our group plans on

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Working in the AC

Working in the Academic Center can be quite entertaining at times. Sometimes the Chinese seem too shy to come in, so they will linger in the hall until they get the courage to come in. They kind of do the

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A Month and a Half In

Most of the people I’ve come across here in China have been pretty friendly. It’s common for people to ask to take pictures of us or with us, and it is also common to see people taking pictures and recordings

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Friends You Say?

Well hello again today lets talk about making friends in China. At first it is a little hard for you to make some friends because at first they have a shyness barrier to overcome but once you are able to

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