Week 1 – Orientation

We finally arrive in Hangzhou…… We’ve been waiting so long for a term of holiday exciting exchange at ZJU!! We checked in to our respective hostels- the international students’ hostel and 翠柏… A great range of emotions were expressed...

Week 4- I’m not in SUTD but I still get no sleep

Welcome to Week 4 of my blog, if you've missed my previous blogs, here is last weeks one. Honestly, if you've never read any of them, you're really not missing out y'know.   NO REGRETS Well the...

Week 1 – Pohang and its sights

In South Korea, you would definitely know about Seoul, Busan and Jeju. But Pohang? In fact, Pohang is an important industrial city situated at the East. Given its good geographical location and being close to...

First week in Hangzhou!

Hangzhou welcomed us warmly – but thankfully not too warmly, for summer had not yet arrived in full force and we could still enjoy the remnants of the fading spring and its accompanying cool...

We’ve come a long way, from where we began

Submitting my last algorithm homework on Sunday, I started my last week with a mini dinner celebration; Korean fried chicken! Week 8, the finale week! With 2 finals on hand and more exciting things after...

Week 1: Road Trip

Today is the first day of school. Actually, it isn't exactly my first day of school since I have been taking some Swedish lessons since early August. My thoughts so far? Sweden is amazing. I...

Theme 6: Our trip to Alibaba

The highlight of this week for our theme was the trip to Alibaba HQ in Hangzhou. A brief introduction to what we are doing: We are tasked to design a smart home product for the local...

Week 3 – Hushu still

We went back to Hushu for Children’s Day and I was in charge of a small chopstick tossing game. The students would have 5 sticks to throw into a box and those managing to...

GEXP (POSTECH, Korea) Week 8 – Naeyeonsan Waterfall

Pohang isn't a big city unlike Seoul or Busan. Fortunately, it has no shortage of natural scenic spots to explore. After our mid terms exams, we took a trip to Naeyeonsan Waterfall. It was...

Grand Canal Excursion and Sports Day

This story follows the previous post:  快乐,美好,幸福。 Grand Canal Excursion We knew little about the plans for the Grand Canal excursion – I daresay we only knew that we were accompanying the kids out to ‘the river’....

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