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Unique Memories in Berkeley

From China University of Mining & Technology, SAF Summer Correspondent Han Li is chronicling his experience at University of California, Berkeley.

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Different Ways to Take Notes

Notes for your classes abroad can make or break your performance on essays and exams. Here are three methods of note taking to set you up for success.

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Making Friends in America!

I have to admit that hanging out with foreign friends can be a little stressful, but once you get to the first topic of conversation, it's incredibly...


Best Chinese Food Alternatives

It's difficult to get your Chinese food fix when you’re not in your home country, but there are some worthy and mouthwatering alternatives around the world...


April Fools' Day Explained

Learn about the traditions of April Fools' Day in the United States, and how to take part!

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Life in America is Enjoyable, But Tough

From Chizhou​, China, SAF Scholar Shan Jiang shares insights into adapting to student life at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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I Love my Mealplan!

I never thought I'd fall in love with canteen food... but after the first bite, my mind was changed!

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