July 28th: Week 8th In Shanghai July 28th 2011 July 22nd- It seems like the whole program has been passing around a bug. We haven’t traveled around the city much due to the heat and our sickness. We did manage to go shopping at a new mall on the other side of the city. We visited an apple store which was packed! There is shopping everywhere in Shanghai but all the clothes and shoes are too small to fit us. Sam bought me my first Frapacino at ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai » Huangpu For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
I am a recent graduate of the University of Maine. I received my B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering. I am now a graduate student at Renssealer Polytechnic Institute. I will be perusing my MBA with RPI. I have been accepted in their International Scholars Program (ISP). As a group we will be studying 5 weeks in Rome, Italy and 5 weeks in Shanghai, China. I have created this blog so my friends and family can travel with me through this "wicked" cool site!
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