The first time I set foot in Asia was in February 2011. It was for a five day trip to Beijing– part of the orientation for my upcoming semester in Shanghai. As I wandered through the Beijing airport that day, with some other kids in my study abroad program, I had no idea that my life
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If you are in college and considering a study abroad experience– do it. And visit East Asia. Go to Shanghai like I did. Or northern Thailand to take in ancient Siam culture. Perhaps immerse yourself in the small but mighty city-state Singapore. Or venture off the beaten path and study in Vietnam, Cambodia or even
I love lists. I always feel so accomplished just writing a list. I especially love “to-do” lists because I can cross items off when competed, experiencing an even greater sense of accomplishment. But I also create lists whenever I am feeling stressed or unsure. It always helps me figure out what needs to be done.
When people ask “What would you like to do in the future?” I genuinely have not a clue. All that comes to mind is “Asia.” I know I want to do something that pertains to the far east. Whether it be running my own company that conducts business in the region, or working for a large