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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 attract international students to study in America: collaboration, innovation and individuality. This journey excited me so much that I wish there was a time capsule to take me i...

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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, the flossy dark hair swings, moisturised; tip, top, tip, tap... And now, my shoes -- the elegant flats, dark col...

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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 observed my own case.

 

 

Oxford Revisited

 

A radiant day inspired the City of Dreaming Spires. With the awakening of the reborn sunshine, Oxford does not fail to empower me...

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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 rat...

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