Advice and Tips | Health and Wellness

Dieting in China with a Chinese Diet

SamSam Fowler
October 21, 2014
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Surrounded by cheap and delicious food, its easy for a student in China to pack on the pounds. For others, coming to China may be a fresh start and the chance to lose weight by adopting aspects of a Chinese diet. Dieting in China, particularly as a student, could be make or break depending on your willingness to adapt.

dieting in China by using a chinese diet to lose weight

Not being full has one worry, being full has countless worries

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Chinese Culture

Chinese cars, there are so many brands!

Baudin PierreBaudin Pierre
October 20, 2014
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Credit: motors.mega.mu

When you ask western people to cite a Chinese car brand, they are most of the time speechless. Have you ever wonder how many there are in China? Any idea?

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Campus Life | Learning Resources | Tsinghua University

School of Public Policy and Management’s Lecture Series Off to a Great Start

Larissa PaschynLarissa Paschyn
October 20, 2014
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Sara Pantuliano
Photo by youtube.com

The School of Public Policy and Management’s Lecture Series has already gotten off to a great start for the new school year.  In less than a month, SPPM has already had several high profile lectures and seminars.

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Campus Life | Learning Resources | Tsinghua University

Crisis Management Lecture by Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands

Larissa PaschynLarissa Paschyn
October 20, 2014
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Uri Rosenthal Presentation
Photo by SPPM

This past week, Dr.Uri Rosenthal,  the Netherlands Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited the SPPM Center of Crisis Management and Research, and delivered a speech on “Crisis Management: How to deal with new threats?”.   Over 60 students attended the lecture and had heated discussion with Dr.Uri Rosenthal after the speech.

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Travel

Traveling in China: A trip to Nanjing

SamSam Fowler
October 19, 2014
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Nanjing is the capital of Jiangsu province in Eastern China and should certainly be a priority in your traveling plans. It was previously the capital city of China for several periods, meaning it has a prominent place in Chinese history and culture.  It is well worth taking a trip to Nanjing to see the historical sites, as well as more modern attractions – after all, it is the second largest commercial center in Eastern China.

A trip in China Traveling to Nanjing

The Sun Yatsen Mausoleum on a rather polluted day

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Advice and Tips | Shopping

How to avoid online shopping scams in China?

Jyoti BhandariJyoti Bhandari
October 17, 2014
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@www.cn.dreamstime.com

There are many customers, who believe that product made in China are cheap and of high quality. The trend of purchasing product in online is increasing at greater extent. So some of the fraud online shopkeepers, take advantage of this situation by developing fake online shopping website. Therefore customer should be familiar with the online scams and know how to deal with them. If you are able to recognize and avoid the online scams you can still benefit from this popular way of shopping. Some of the tips to avoid possible traps you may encounter when making purchases from Chinese online suppliers are as follows.

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Advice and Tips | Shopping

Be aware of online shopping scams in China。

Jyoti BhandariJyoti Bhandari
October 17, 2014
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@www.quanjing.com/

The trend of online shopping in China is becoming popular day by day, as online shopping is an easy and convenient way to buy things. It will save your time and money. Even if you are foreigner who is working in China or living as international student you can also use online shopping.

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Learning Resources

Opportunity to participate in Student Conference in Beijing

Jyoti BhandariJyoti Bhandari
October 17, 2014
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@www.nipic.com

Especially if you are science and research student I want to inform you that along with your class, books, assignment and projects attending in conferences and sharing your valuable work with scientific community is also equally important. Especially if the conferences are design for students then you should not miss them.

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Advice and Tips | Learning Resources

Chinese student have the opportunity to participate in conference in University of Cambridge

Jyoti BhandariJyoti Bhandari
October 17, 2014
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In my previous blog, I had written enough about importance of Conferences in student life. So in this blog I want to give some short introduction about student Conference on Conservation Science (SCCS) and how one can participate in upcoming student conference in University of Cambridge, UK.

@www. blog.sina.com.cn

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News

Chinese Zoos and Animal Cruelty in China

SamSam Fowler
October 15, 2014
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A recent incident at Shenzhen Safari Park in Southern China has again sparked international concerns about animal cruelty in the country. Chinese zoos have in the past had very poor records in terms of animal treatment and conditions compared with foreign counterparts. Yet this latest incident has sparked online reaction that suggests there is a growing desire amongst Chinese people to improve animal welfare.

Chinese Zoos. Animal Cruelty in China

A happy looking panda at Shanghai Zoo

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