March 5, 2015
Were you at our Chinese New Year’s Gala last Saturday? If not, I’m afraid you would regret missing it. We had a big celebration on February, 28th at Alumni Hall, SUL. There were about 400 people. We had a great performance for the audience. We had Kunfu dancing ...read more ... Chinese New Year’s Gala
February 23, 2015
Hello everybody, and especially everyone who loves cars! The 2015 Chicago Autoshow is here! This Saturday, a trip to the Autoshow was held by International Affairs Office. Students who are interested in cars had a chance to go there and experience the biggest car show of the year! ...read more ... Visiting the famous Chicago Autoshow
February 1, 2015
As international students, we are here to fulfill certain dreams – it can be career oriented or just for mere exploration! It could be that we came out of our country because our family wanted it! Whatever it is, there should be certain promises we should make ...read more ... Resolutions and advice for the new year as international students.
January 25, 2015
Welcome back! I hope everyone enjoyed their winter break as much as I did and are ready to jump-start this new semester J.
As students, we all awaited for the winter break after a strenuous fall semester, especially for the students ...read more ... Spring Semester Begins!
January 23, 2015
The new semester has begun! After a deadly silence on campus in the past winter break, the laughs came back with the students’ appearance. First, many familiar faces shew up in the dorms, we said good morning to each other and ...read more ... Back to school: First week of classes
December 24, 2014
Stressing out about exams and the final week? I am on the same boat as you! L
OMG! It’s already the last week of the semester! Can’t believe! Seriously, I can’t! I entered USA in mid august and had so many doubts in my mind, thinking how would I deal with everything alone, the things I ...read more ... Amrita deals with Finals week, and interviews students for advice
December 10, 2014
Time goes by! I have been in PUC for about 4 months. Final exams are on their way. Everybody is super busy during these two final weeks, and I am one of them. I have two final ...read more ... Finals week is here.
December 5, 2014
The American Thanksgiving in my way & a well deserved holiday break with pictures that will “speak a thousand words”.
This being the first semester of my graduate studies, last three months has been incredibly hectic to keep up with the studies, as well as, hunting for jobs and catching up on my life, as I ...read more ... A long awaited Thanksgiving Break in Houston, TX.
December 4, 2014
The first thanksgiving in U.S.! Like all the other traditional American family, the people in my dorm, we got up early in that morning to prepare for the big meal of the day! My Brazilian roommate cooked the Brazilian ...read more ... My First Thanksgiving!
June 24, 2014
To those in the know, it makes perfect sense why the food in Chicago attracts visitors from far and near. The city got its name from the American-Indian word for wild garlic “Chicagaoua” that grew near Lake Michigan, so it’s no wonder that today Chicago is ...read more ... New ELS students are in for a treat during their first visit to Chicago