Exchange Students Blog

18 11, 2014

Salzburg shows me lots of differences & wonderful things

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By Roger

Considerable undergraduates and postgraduates in China are looking forward to coming to another country as students for a period, because it is a good opportunity for them to broaden their horizon and gain some unforgettable experiences. As a member of these students, I have been longing to the study and life in Austria […]

18 11, 2014

Trust and more connected

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By Samantha

I’ve already been in Europe for almost Two months. Except staying in Salzburg and enjoying the peaceful life here, I also traveled to some places to explore the grande Europe. I’m not going to say how beautiful Berliner Dom is or how many crazy people there are in Amsterdam, since most of the […]

18 11, 2014

Capital Discovery: Geneva, Brussels and Amsterdam

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By Yihan Huang

From the end of October to early November, we started our fieldtrip in Brussel. Apart from Belgium, we added Switzerland and Holland into our trip, therefore we got a chance to experience three European capitals. I would love to use short phrases to describe my whole, intuitive impressions of Geneva, Brussel and […]

30 10, 2014

Hello Salzburg

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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 happened yesterday.
After […]

30 10, 2014

The beginning and the first fieldtrip

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When I’m writing this blog article, I’ve been here in Salzburg for just one whole month. Not long, but enough for me to get tons of fascinating new experiences. Fannie, Claire, Roger and me, we four from Beijing Foreign Studies University arrived in a raining night, and many thanks to Bianca and Caroline for […]

12 05, 2014

About art and culture in Shanghai

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I want to write my blog entry not only as a review of things which happened here but rather as a guide for the next MCM groups to provide some useful tips about the art scene in Shanghai. The metropolis has culturally seen much more to offer than only the skyscraper silhouette of Pudong […]

12 05, 2014

A dream I dreamed

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In the end of March many of our MCM group visited the „Yayoi Kusama Solo Exhebition – A dream I dreamed“ in the Museum of Contemporary Art, Shanghai.

The artist Yayoi Kusama is one of the most important living artists in Japan and also one very famous contemporary artist worldwide. The exhibition in Shanghai showed […]

12 05, 2014

Paparazzi everywhere

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A story about feeling like a star – and actually meeting one
Ok I must admit, maybe I exaggerate a little bit with the title and sub-title, but I did not choose it without good reason and I hope you understand my sense of humor and irony in this text. Have fun!

So why shouldn´t I […]

18 03, 2014

The first days in Shanghai

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Exploring Fudan University Campus and learning to get to know our neighbourhood.
Our first days in Shanghai couldn´t be more exciting and breath taking as they were for us. After arriving with an undeliverable delay of nearly 15 hours (the first plain from Munich to Dubai had some technical difficulties) we were picked up by […]