My Blog Posts

July 9, 2019

Looking Back: Shaxi One Year Later

On this day one year ago, I was on a plane headed westbound for a town I had never been to in a country I knew […]
March 7, 2019


Something which I have learned — time and time again — over the past few months has been that language, most importantly rhetoric, is the cornerstone […]
February 1, 2019

Half Way There!

With the month of January coming to a close, I am very happy to announce that the first semester of my junior year has come to […]
January 9, 2019

What has happened in the last month?

Today is Monday, January 7th, 2019 and it has been almost a month since my last post. This lapse in updates is not the result of […]
December 10, 2018

Why can’t I envision myself?

I cannot picture what I will look like in ten years. I can envision what I would like to have, how I would like to act, […]
January 9, 2018

Ringing in the New Year!

Hey everyone, I just wanted to start off by wishing everyone a happy new year! Because this is my first post on this blog, it is […]
January 14, 2018

Its Confirmed!

Good morning everyone, Just wanted to give you all a quick little update. This week, I got an email from GLA (the company which is running […]
January 22, 2018

Almost at the Top

It’s a long journey to the top of any mountain. Climbing up it one step at a time can take hours, days or even weeks, all […]
January 30, 2018

Getting back into the rhythm of things

Last week was a hectic one. Being that it was mid quarters, I had a plethora of two hour-long tests for all of my classes, resulting […]
February 6, 2018

An Update on My Upcoming Goals

Hello everyone! I wanted to make a post this week in regards to my plans for fundraising during these next few months to come. If you […]
February 9, 2018

Chinese Philosophy

Within the vast history of China, there have been many drastic changes to the way in which the country has been run. Leadership has changed from […]
February 19, 2018

Research, Research, Research!

As I made aware to you all, my dream to go to China does not stop at just going to China. Last week, I shared with […]
February 26, 2018


All of this week, I have been on break from school. Because of this, I have had plenty of free time in which I have had […]
March 8, 2018

National High School Model UN

Model United Nations is a program that is designed to provide students with a simulation of the United Nations as a learning experience. At any given […]