Exchange Students Blog

18 03, 2017

Life of Immersion

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By Monica Fang from Fudan University
I still remember the moment when I took the interview of MCM a few months ago and was asked why I wanted to go to Austria, I tried to be ‘serious and academic’ by saying that I wanted to experience all phases of cross-cultural communication, from honey moon period, […]

18 03, 2017

Live like Salzburg

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by Gong Menghan  

I am sorry but I have to admit, I have never heard of Salzburg before joining the MCM program, I couldn’t conceal my excitement when I knew it is the city where the world-famous film Sound of Music was shooted.

With the quiet Salzach river flowing through the city center, it is a […]

18 03, 2017

Hello, Salzburg

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by Feng Shuangqing

A month has passed by since the Lufthansa flight LH723 brought us to Munich on September 20, the starting point of the 141-day exotic journey. How time slips away! The scene that Austrian buddies picked us up at the main station of Salzburg in a rainy night is so fresh as it […]

16 11, 2015

Who can Prevent German from being scientists? Nobody!

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by Guo Wenfeng

In China, an old saying goes that, there won’t be any difficulties for you if you learn mathematics, physics and chemistry well, which leads to kind of worship for science and Technology among Chinese students. As far as I am concerned, the rule goes better in Germany, also in Salzburg.

Established in 1903, […]

2 11, 2015

Feel the Charm of Music in Salzburg

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by Cao Sha from Fudan University
If someone asks me, what’s the deepest impression of Salzburg in your mind after a month of stay here? I will definitely tell him/her, it’s the fact that I get the true meaning of “Music City”. Well, even though it is all along the name of Vienna, I deem […]

21 05, 2015

Little rumble in Shanghai

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by Andy Vuia

Every day when I am going out of my flat and pass my little street with all the food and the pet shops I always wondering why the most of the pet shops had countless little bird cages and jars filled with crickets an grasshoppers waiting to get sold.

I always thought “maybe […]

21 05, 2015

Love is in the Air

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by Saskia Greve

It’s springtime and the whole nature is beginning to awake. Not only animals started to primp for the other sex, but also the humans. You can feel the love in the air and even see many young couples enjoying the intimate togetherness. But if we think about our western cliché towards the […]

20 04, 2015

Discover Shanghai Part I

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by Susanna Jankowicz

Within the last two weeks in February, everybody of the group arrived and the big adventure could begin. All of were sharing a few same experiences during the first hours and days in Shanghai. These situations I want to describe this problems, feelings and findings.

I have had some frightened moments with the […]

20 04, 2015

Daytrip to Suzhou

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by Rosenow

Yesterday we made a trip to the city of Suzhou. It is not far away from Shanghai, it took us only 40 minutes with the train from Shangai Train Mainstation. Because of the many bridges and small rivers Suzhou is also called the “Venice of the East”. It is a very traditional town […]

20 04, 2015

Chinese metro habits

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by Kim Enzo Steinocher

After we already stayed for two weeks in Shanghai, we get used to the chaotic traffic system especially the metro. The procedure of the safety check of every bigger bag and the metro card system was familiar to every group member. Because without the metro there is only the taxi to […]