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More Committed to Helping International Students
Oversea Americans

More Committed to Helping International Students

Amy Brennen, a second-year master student in USC Price School of Public Policy, spent one year  to be a teacher in Japan. Amy founded Sol Global organization this year in USC. She wanted to help international students fulfill their goal in the United States. Sol Global is aimed to make international students socially connected with local students … Continue reading

Foreigner in Beijing’s Gangnam Style Parody
Oversea Americans

Foreigner in Beijing’s Gangnam Style Parody

Inspired by the famous video “Gangnam Style”, Jesse Appell made this video to reveal life of international students in China. Singing in Chinese, Jesse expressed his deep understanding in Chinese culture, along with his friends. This video shows many representative scenes in Beijing, including the campus of Tsinghua University, the Olympic Park and Drum Tower. … Continue reading

Yes or No
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Yes or No

Different language habits can always make jokes. In a review session of one course, the teaching assistant who comes from China entered the room and asked the class, “Hey guys, we don’t have classes next Tuesday, right?” Without thinking over it, all the Chinese students answered “Yes”. However, all the other students answered “No”. Then … Continue reading