encounter the buddha

Although I went to a Catholic high school and was a regular visitor of the church for three years, I wont consider myself too much a religious person. I never got baptized or experience the magic moment of encountering the God. Also, though I was born in China, I didn’t know much about Buddhism. Honestly,…

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Thanksgiving in Thailand

After a month of debating, wondering, deciding and planning, my fiancé and I finally booked the hotel and flights to Koh Samui in Thailand. He is half Thai and has been to Thailand a few times since he was little. However, only around Bangkok and his hometown up in the north. This time, I chose…

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Halloween in Hong Kong

Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays. From trick-or-treating, to costume competition, then Halloween themed parties, I have enjoyed celebrating Halloween since I was five. However, the only thing I don’t like about Halloween is the theme parks. Last year, I went to both Horror Nights and Hunted Night in Universal Studio in…

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Rollins Bond

I didn’t understand the “international family” of Rollins until I came to Hong Kong this semester. Now, I not only understand it, but also deeply appreciate it. Upon my arrival, Kathy, the local Hong Kong showed up at the airport and accompanied me to Hong Kong Baptist University. She was a former HKBU student and…

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He Asked and She Said YES!

So after a little more than a week, I am finally coming back to reality and realizing what actually happened. I think the title of the article makes itself clear and, yes, I got proposed!!!!! And here I am, sharing this news with the Rollins community, which offers me the opportunity to go study abroad…

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Mid Autumn Festival in Japan

This Mid Autumn Festival! I love holidays because we get Monday off haha. Since Monday is off, Tuesday class is cancelled, and I don’t have any classes on Wednesdays or Thursdays, I decided to take the chance and travel a little. Spontaneously, I booked flight to Tokyo, Japan. Tokyo is just like another Hong Kong,…

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Adventure in HK

I absolutely love Hong Kong! I had a little rough time getting used to this city—about three days. And everyday since then has been a perfect adventure in this city jungle. All my classmates, foreign or local, are very nice. This year there are about 200 exchange students, mainly from Europe, like Germany, France, and…

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Off to Hong Kong!

Wow! I cannot believe summer is ending in two days! Actually, this time I am feeling excited. Last time I recall feeling excited when the summer ended was two years ago—when I entered Rollins as a freshman. Times flies by so fast, and two years later I am exchanging to Hong Kong Baptist University for…

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