Category Archives: Caitlin Gilmore: Fall 2014

Caitlin Gilmore: Study Up in China

Even though many students study abroad so that they can travel, experience new cultures, and explore a different part of the world, it is also important that they keep track of their studies. It can be difficult to do so … Continue reading

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Caitlin Gilmore: Staying Active in China

Within the last couple of decades, America has had a growing gym culture. The trend of becoming active and focusing on getting fit has been rising in a society that has for so long had been filled with fast food … Continue reading

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Caitlin Gilmore: Beijing with Some Buddies!

Every October 1st, China celebrates its National Holiday. Luckily, the holiday lasts a few days (a whole week for students!) giving people the opportunity to travel, visit loved ones, go sightseeing, and more. I even saw a bunch of different … Continue reading

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Caitlin Gilmore: Temples, Jinli, Pandas, Haircut

Our g-MEO group has been keeping active over the last four weeks since arriving in Chengdu. We have played rugby, gone shopping, and visited Wuhou Temple, Jinli Street, and the Chengdu Panda Breeding and Research Center. I even decided to … Continue reading

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Caitlin Gilmore: Transportation in Chengdu

I’ve lived close to New York City all my life and am aware of how crazy and busy traffic can be. It can sometimes take thirty minutes or more by car to get over the George Washington Bridge or through … Continue reading

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