Survival Guide to National Taiwan University Shui Yuan Dormitory

So when Shui Yuan opened, National Taiwan University (NTU) hyped a big developer building a first class dormitory for international students. Reality is often a few degrees off. Close to campus, the MRT, a night market, the river, and the largest 7-Eleven in Taiwan, Shui Yuan is a most and least desired location. An undated photo of … Continue reading Survival Guide to National Taiwan University Shui Yuan Dormitory

(w)ow (t)hat’s (f)antastic. Why I moved from the U.S. to Taiwan.

I want to tell you a little story about 2015. That’s when I decided I'm leaving America for graduate school in Taiwan. The easiest way to get to the point of a story is to first tell the 6 Ws. Five of the 6Ws – Who-What-When-Where-Why – is I’m Taiwanese-American, chasing the dream of a global … Continue reading (w)ow (t)hat’s (f)antastic. Why I moved from the U.S. to Taiwan.