Tag Archives: China Stories

Updates from China: Virus Continues Onward

Well, things from this end are not looking hopeful for my return to China as scheduled. School announcements are (as of yesterday) listed below. The school year will begin Feb. 24, not Feb. 17 as planned Students are not allowed … Continue reading

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My Freshmen Reveal Their Lives through Essays

At the end of every school year, right before we dismiss for the summer holidays, my top priority is to visit my department’s office and pin down Mr. Chen, in charge of assigning courses to the teachers. “Don’t forget, Mr. … Continue reading

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An October Mystery: Gremlins at play?

I am having a bit of a mystery at present.  The English Language Resource Center  has a 5-gallon jug water dispenser which has 2 levers:  one for hot (to make tea or instant coffee) and one for cold. In China, … Continue reading

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