‘Study China’ – my first intercultural experience

Having never been outside of Europe when I first came to university, being given the opportunity to study in Shanghai for 3 weeks with the government-funded ‘Study China’ Programme was an exciting, but scary, prospect. After a hasty application last minute, I was surprised to receive an acceptance email a few weeks later. So, I … More ‘Study China’ – my first intercultural experience

My Year in China

Just two days ago I returned back to the UK from exactly a year spent away at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU). I think the best way to really reflect on my experiences is to look at some things that have changed about me and my life. I remember, during a preparation meeting for a summer … More My Year in China