In yesterday's part one post, I listed three external reasons about why you should study abroad. Today, we're gonna look into how studying abroad can benefit you as a person. 1. A broader way of seeing problems The worst word in the world is "stereotype." How many of you think all Chinese know Kongfu before... Continue Reading →
Since it's approaching the end of the program, I think I should do a two-part post series about why you should study abroad. I will combine both my experience as a full-time UR student and also my experience in France. Including this post, there will only be seven posts left in the project. Fewer than... Continue Reading →
If you think I am so lazy that I skipped today's post, you are wrong. I am still here blogging, just a bit late. Je suis en retard. Why would I blog now? Today is friday and we are done with class right after noon. What did I do for the whole afternoon and evening?... Continue Reading →
"Your host family will provide you with both breakfast and dinner so you will need to take care of your own lunch." I still remember the pre-departure meeting we had about this program. We were told that we need to pay for our own lunch in Rennes. Three and a half weeks into the program,... Continue Reading →
Nantes, known for the l'edit de Nantes, is a city close to the river/canal. It plays an important role in the trade of slaves and it's now a great place for tourism. Anyway, hi guys, how's everyone doing? We went to Nantes yesterday as a cultural experience. The famous french religious war was actually officially... Continue Reading →
Hello everyone, welcome to Blogging Every Day in France! Excited about my adventures in France? Click on the project: Blogging Every Day in France from the main menu to know more about France and my struggles here. I have a really bad way of starting today's post but that's because I am not in a... Continue Reading →
Gaokao ended a few days ago and Bac is about to start in France. I've been reading a lot of posts about Gaokao these days. We have people hating it or loving it. Bac is kind of French Gaokao. People are really stressed out and put a lot of effort in getting good grades. Bac also determines your future education. What's the difference?
Warning: things in this post is very negative. The author is struggling again in France and this time, the problem is basically unsolvable. If you are really into french life, don't click in because you might be annoyed. I'm definitely not a supporter of french life.
Whenever I call my parents, they will ask me how do I think about French life. How did I think about French life? Romantic, slow-paced, comfortable, happy. What about now? Like every culture, French culture has its good things and of course, bad things. There are some aspects I like and also some aspects I... Continue Reading →
I've become lazier and lazier about blogging. This is usually the last big thing I do every night. Today I got a decent reason: I have tv shows to watch and I have a take-home test due. Since yesterday's excursion, we don't have class today. I studied in the morning and went to the shopping... Continue Reading →
What's the most exciting thing in a normal semester? Have a day off and go on a trip. I'm not in a normal semester but it's so nice to be able to have an excursion to Mont-Saint-Michel on a Thursday, when we were supposed to have class. Many of you might have heard about the... Continue Reading →
The program is officially half-way done, which means this project is half way done. I can't believe I've made it this far. Ever since I created this blog site, I've never actually posted in even three consecutive days with such long and decent blogs. Blogging Every Day in France is actually a huge ambition that... Continue Reading →
To the moping and droning Today is Jun 6. It is special not for me but for millions of students for the exam: Gao Kao. A month ago, I was facing an arduous task too: The Big Final. No accident, the Final is hard. It includes four exams, two analytical paper and one program. Except... Continue Reading →