Monthly Archives: May 2011

New Job

Next year, I will be working for a language school, Linkman Institute. They have just opened a second school in Hangzhou. My duties include professional development for Chinese and foreign teachers, supervising foreign teachers, teaching adult classes and providing English … Continue reading

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Race

In the Western Culture class, we studied the “I Have a Dream” speech by MLK side by side with Obama’s 2008 speech on race. Following are some journal comments: “In China, we often heard that American’s racial discrimination problem is … Continue reading

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Han Meilin

Called the Picasso of China, Han Meilin has donated thousands of his original pieces to a establish a studio in the Hangzhou Botanical Gardens. The art includes pottery, watercolor, bronze, sculpture, folk art and textiles. It’s difficult to imagine that … Continue reading

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