WEEK 4 – Building The Chair

Building the chair that we modeled at a lower scale proved to be a challenging but fun project. The wood we were given to build the chair was made of good solid material. I’ve...

03 – Shanghai

The weekend of week 3, we ventured out of Hangzhou and visited the bustling city of Shanghai!!!! The propaganda museum was one of the places where all of us wanted to visit and it was...

Day 4 – Final Design Ideas!

Today, I started helping out with Solidworks. Due to my lack of skills in Solidworks, I had some difficulty with coming up with the models for cutting. Each of us had our own ideas...

Pride parade in San Francisco

The pride parade is an event celebrating LGBT culture and pride. San Francisco is very open to those LGBT communities. At ordinary times, there are many homosexuals showing love to their lover. The pride...

Week 2 Hushu school

Taking a 滴滴 cab, we reached 湖墅学校 (Hushu school) for the first time and met with the teachers. After a lengthy discussion, it was decided that we would bring the students on an outing...

05 – Wuzhou

In the middle of this week, we decided to make a day trip to wuzhou just because hahaha The air there was really nice and fresh! Really, I’d never have noticed that the air that...

Weekend 2: Mount Diablo, SF Premier Outlet, and the Golden Gate Bridge

Fast forward to the second weekend! (We’ll talk about our courses another time… if ever haha) We (read: Tian Lerk) had planned in advance, done lots of reading up on insurance and liabilities and...

China Week 5: Origami Robot

In these past 4 weeks, we’ve been working on an interesting project. The task: to create an origami robot that mimics the movement of an animal that we get to choose. We were taught how...

China Week 12: Final Presentation

We had our final presentation where we presented the project that we’ve been working on for the past 3 months. It’s been an exciting journey, one that has almost come to an end. Photos courtesy...

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