Category: GEDI17F

In this modern world, we are expected to be a multi-task person accomplishing different goals efficiently. Take myself as an example, being an PhD student in engineering, I’m expected to supervise three master plus one visiting PhD students, act as …

Practice helps you deal with digital distractions Read More »

Diversity, especially ethnic diversity, always seems to be a new thing to me considering the majority of the population in China is Chinese. We were taught that China is made of 56 ethnic groups, and together we formed this harmonious …

This is earth and I’m not alien Read More »

When I was in middle school, my parents told me that being a lecturer at college is the easiest job on earth. You can talk to students freely in 50 min and then leave the classroom to enjoy life. Since …

Pair Up Students for Better Learning Read More »

I still remember in the first Harry Potter movie, the appearance of the Sorting Hat really amazes me. During the opening banquet at the beginning of each school year (or academic year in our case), all freshmen will wait to …

Face the Sorting Hat Bravely Read More »

When I got my first laptop in 2007, I found that every few days a small window popped up telling me that some software or system drivers would be updated during next boot. This was quite annoying since it made …

Keep Auto Update and Step Out Your Comfort Zone Read More »

Ancient Book Pages with Birds Flying Away (downloaded from Dreamstime, click on the figure to be directed to the original source) Publishing a manuscript always tends to be a painful process for most graduate students. We put well-tailored figures and …

Draw a Pair of Wings for Your Publication Read More »

We are entering the digital era, and everything gets digitized: we work with Microsoft Office software at work, purchase goods via PayPal, monitor everyday exercise or even sleep habit with fitbit, and post daily life experience on social network. Almost …

No Information is an Island Read More »