Some Chinese proverbs ~ my Chinese notebook . . .

Some Chinese proverbs ~ my chinese notebook . . .. Sometimes in my pursuit to find a solution to the problem of grasping Mandarin I stumble across some cool things like a new artist (Beilei or Jason Chen) or a fun website that expands my vocabulary (if only I could make it all stay in … Continue reading Some Chinese proverbs ~ my Chinese notebook . . .

UA student receives Confucius Institute Henan Scholarship to study abroad : The University of Akron News

UA student receives Confucius Institute Henan Scholarship to study abroad : The University of Akron News. University of Akron student Shannon Anicas was not sure about returning to school at her age. If she had let her age affect her decision she would not have been the lucky recipient of the UA Confucius Institute Henan Scholarship, … Continue reading UA student receives Confucius Institute Henan Scholarship to study abroad : The University of Akron News

June 28, 2010: Guest Nomad: Quiet Time While Traveling is Good For The Soul

While traveling through China and South Korea, on a whirl-wind 3 week – 7 cities group tour;  I discovered the art of quiet time. Sounds so simple, right? Wrong. I had make time for sitting back and relishing in the beauty that surrounded me. Soak in the sights and smells that were so exotic to … Continue reading June 28, 2010: Guest Nomad: Quiet Time While Traveling is Good For The Soul