Monthly Archives: October 2016

Fall 2016 Newsletter: 1st Mini-Semester

This semester’s cohort settled quickly into the rhythm of life in Chengdu, China. Our students came to the Chengdu American Center for Study Abroad from Carroll University, Concordia University, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Norwich University, and Denver University. Here below, students … Continue reading

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Shannon Hardy: My Time in China

Shannon Hardy (on left) An Experience of a Lifetime: Discovering Chengdu The first time I stepped off of the plane at Shuangliu Airport, I knew at that very moment that my experience in Chengdu would become a life changing event. … Continue reading

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Emily Owens: Life and Internship

I am second person from the right, in the tank top – making moon cakes for the Moon Cake Festival. I’m Emily Owens and I am studying Sports Management at Concordia University Chicago. I am Chinese, but I was brought … Continue reading

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Grant Wuerslin in Chengdu

Grant Wuerslin: Carroll Univerity / Chengdu American Center for Study Abroad The culture of Chengdu is vibrant and incredible. Throughout the national holiday, art festivals and street parties abound – the city never sleeps and rarely slows down. However, it … Continue reading

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