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2013年10月30日 23:51

为什么美国名校受青睐

如果,学校为你的一个梦想买单,你最想做的事情是什么呢?

我先举一个例子:耶鲁大学,在正式开学之前,特别为大学一年级 “新鲜人”推出了“采购时段”。学校为学生们提供了多达数千门课程,耶鲁“新鲜人”可以自由选课。他们可以“大摇大摆”地在不同的课程中穿梭,喜欢的课程,留下来继续听;不喜欢的,径直走出课堂。这绝对不是对教授的“大不敬”,而是校方做出的一个明智的举措。

每一所大学,吸引你的原因各有不同。有的大学,因为古老而神秘。比如:芝加哥大学。学校的宣传视频仅有30秒,气势磅礴的建筑出现......

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2013年10月25日 16:06

解密国际学校高中生的一天 (24 Hours of an IB Diploma Student)

When does it start? Why? How?

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2013年10月10日 20:11

根、芽与梦:传播希望的种子 (Roots, Shoots and Dreams)

We are young and perhaps ‘crazy’ at times.
When I was in kindergarten, I was an introverted little girl who had secret dreams. I vividly recall that in the......
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2013年10月10日 20:09

与“黑猩猩之母”珍妮·古道尔的对话 (Interview with the Chimpanzee Mother)

与“黑猩猩之母”珍妮·古道尔的对话 (Interview with the Chimpanzee Mother)

As a student journalist and Roots & Shoots founder and leader at my school, I had the pleasure of conducting an exclusive interview with distinguished British scientist and UN Messenger of Peace, Dr. Jane Goodall.

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2013年10月10日 20:04

制胜 “高三”(The Legendary Weapon to Triumph)

Welcome! In order to embark on your pre-university journey, you must complete the following question. 

Which two of the following options would you choose, during your ......

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2013年09月23日 22:01

Why Do We Love Universities in America??

Starting Point

Last summer, I had the opportunity of visiting several research universities and liberal arts colleges in the New England region. I was particularly impressed with several aspects that really ......

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2013年09月18日 16:35

Oxford: City of Dreaming Spires (牛津:梦幻尖塔之城)

 Dashes, dots, disfigured shapes... Strolling forward, fascinated; wandering backward, bewildered at the sight, where the silent spires of Oxford savour their sensations in the dusking drizzles...

Emotions are heightened, indeed -- tiptoeing on the thin streams of raindrops, t......

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2013年09月18日 16:21

Voyage, Quest, Inspired (牛津与剑桥)

Voyage, Quest, Inspired

ONE: Inspiration comes out of tranquility.  TWO: Inspiration is omnipresent.

How do we get inspired? Is there a general pattern? Seeking an answer to this question, I obser......

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2013年09月02日 07:18

Stages: Broadcasting Confidence (舞台…)

The spotlight is focused on Centre Stage.

And the microphone is set up.

A stage may be intangible, from my experience. Stages are mainly physical platforms of self-expression for me as a high school student, who regularly appears onstage as an actress, an MC, and a keynote speaker. Interestingly, the metaphorical meaning of intangible stages was discovered when I was at a rather early stage of growth.

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