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2014年03月25日 08:13

爬藤者的暑期规划 Planning for Your High School Summers

Pounding with exhilaration was her heart, as she rushed to the platform to the Eden of her mind. With ample confidence did she step into the ancient campus, which incessantly guided her in her midsummer night’s dreams… Step, step, step. Steady and sophisticated did she greet her host. 

     Blossoming petals, bushy plethora;

     Sweeter than perfume is the scent

     Of optimism with no ...

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2014年03月11日 18:01

此岸, 彼岸...... (Seniors Year: ‘Congratulations’ and Beyond)

 

‘Congratulations. The answer is yes!’

 

!!!

 

(Screams, Laughters, and Joyful Tears…)

 

For high school seniors, those five words (especially the first, ‘Congratulations’) from the universities / colleges of their choice may have been appearing in their dreams night after night. As seniors go through the process that is fearfully known as the ‘College Application Cycle’, th...

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2014年03月07日 20:46

95后的高中生:我的骆家辉印象 Gary Locke as Seen through the Eyes of a High School Student

与骆家辉三次面对面

 

政治生涯:他沉稳、严谨、勤奋并追求完美。

 

家庭生活:他是模范丈夫,也是孩子们的良师益友。

 

今天博文的主人公骆家辉(Gary Locke)无须过多为大家介绍。两年内,我十分高兴能有三次机会见到大使,场合截然不同。每一次短暂的经历都拓宽了我对骆家辉的了解范围,令我亲身体会到他扮演不同角色时的特性。

 

第一次见到骆家辉,是在“鼎泰丰”,大使先生和太太李蒙(Mona)及三个孩子坐在我们...

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2014年03月04日 16:19

国际教育体制的酸甜苦辣 IB: A Festive Feast

 

‘Hi! I’m also in the acronym festival known as the IB, haha.’ A new Facebook message popped up.

 

‘So, what is the IB like?’ So did another. 

 

A walking-on-the-tightrope experience? A merciless predator of sleep? I remembered the series of dark and grotesque metaphors that fellow IB-students attributed to the IB Program, and grinned at this thought. In a previous blog post (titl...

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