Week 5 at Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) – National Foundation Day of Korea

October 3rd is the National Foundation Day of Korea, which commemorates the founding of the Korean nation by the legendary god-king Dangun. A simple ceremony is held at Chamseongdan Altar on top of Manisan...

Week 8 – The end of the beginning

As is quickly becoming customary in this blog, I will open by saying that we spent this week busy with our DIP projects. With the product launch at the end of the week, all...

First experiences

Coming to the US is a check off the bucket list! Always wanted to come here, get a tub of some exotic flavoured Ben and Jerry’s and walk along the streets with the locals....

Week 5 Redux: some paperwork

Hello there, Alex here. Due to the terms of my scholarship, I'll have to split the week 5 and 6 blogs into two different posts - just a function of the wording, really. So, to...

ALP Week 9 -China of China

Another interesting week I had! And this time it was spent attending the ‘China of China’ workshop organized by ZJU for us ALP students. As the name suggests, it was a workshop to allow us to experience...

Week 7

ITS FINALLY DONE Yay! This week marks the end of DIP 2018! WOOHOO! Well, this week has been a pretty rushed week. I only learnt that I would be presenting for the finale on Sunday. So...

Week Nine: Sich1 – Part 2

Hello there, Alex here. This post is part of a series of posts detailing my week-long trip to Sichuan (if you don't get the title, try reading it out aloud). In my previous post here,...

GEXP (POSTECH, Korea) Week 1 – Settling down

After 7h of flight and 2.5h of bus ride, I arrived at Pohang, Korea. Pohang is more of a quiet little town rather than a big city in Korea. It is well-known for its...

MOST VIEWED