Category Archives: Rashanna Butler: Spring 2015

Rashanna Butler: Misconceptions of China

As I write this blog, I’m filled with mixed emotions.  I have two weeks left in China. In these final weeks I have so many things that I want to do in addition to studying for finals! This brings me … Continue reading

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Rashanna Butler: A List of Tips

So there are moments when I have something to say about various topics. With that being said, bear with me as I rant on random things I learned in China: Do not convert prices to USD to justify a purchase: … Continue reading

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Rashanna Butler: How To Survive Sichuan Cuisine

Before going out to eat in China, you should familiarize yourself with Chinese etiquette. Listed below are several important things to remember: Never stick you chopsticks vertically into your food and let it rest there; It is acceptable to spit … Continue reading

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Rashanna Butler: Almost Does Count

Later this week I will approach a month in China. I must say that I am extremely lucky that I have not experienced a great deal of home sickness or cultural shock! I believe the key factor is fully immersing … Continue reading

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Rashanna Butler: Life In China (So Far)

Friday marked my first week in Chengdu China. Boy oh boy! This week has been a roller coaster of emotions and adventures.  I will attempt to keep my ranting to a minimum, even though I am almost sure that blogs … Continue reading

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