Tags » Chinese Students

On Nationalism

“You don’t love your country,” said my friend’s grandmother, “ if you don’t live in it.” I thought to myself, “that’s not true!” I do love my country! 1,460 more words


How to Study while Abroad

In traveling over 7,000 miles away from home to study abroad, there are indubitably going to be an array of obstacles and challenges throughout the course of the trip. 606 more words


Iowa Chinese Students Struggle To Adjust, Feel Lack Of Support

The story was originally published on IowaWatch.org on June 24, 2014.

The University of Iowa has intensely recruited Chinese students since 2007, but has made little progress helping them assimilate to campus life. 3,574 more words


Alibaba's Jack Ma tells China to let the kids have more playtime

Speaking at a conference in Shanghai this week, Jack Ma, founder of the e-commerce giant Alibaba had some harsh words for China’s education system. 371 more words

A Student from China and The Beauty of Philly

What if we tell you that the guy behind a popular Philadelphia Facebook page is a high school student from China?  

This is the first try of us translating our own stories.

853 more words

Shanghai Chronicles Entry 4

December 1st

In approaching the end of my wonderful experience in Shanghai, I have begun to feel a variety of mixed emotions on how to ensure my memories and experiences live on, once I return home to the United States. 617 more words