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#Taiwan (5) Connection: #YunTech and #SunMoonLake #台湾 #云林科大 #日月潭

Following my recent blog on the fabulous connections I made with NTUA, today I’m sharing with you another soul-enriching story, about another wonderful Taiwanese institution of whom I’ve become very fond and the people I’ve come to meet and connect … Continue reading

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Dialogue with a Truly International and Inspirational Professor Julie Yu-Wen Chen

After two years’ break, my professional interviews are back. Today I am virtually ‘meeting’ one of the most international women I know and admire. I hope that you will find our dialogue an interesting and inspirational read. Bio: Julie Yu-Wen … Continue reading

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#Taiwan (4) Connection: National Taiwan University of Arts #NTUA

Do you remember the scene where Jake Gyllenhaal’s character said: ““I wish I knew how to quit you”? Tears welled in my eyes and touched my very soul when I watched Brokeback Mountain, an Oscar winning film directed by famed … Continue reading

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#Chinese #Dance: A Charming Combination of Beauty, Colour, Culture, Grace and Incredible Skills

Last Saturday evening, just as I was finishing off a simple Sichuan Style dinner, with the usual rice, sweet potatoes and spicy chicken, I received a surprise phone call from Monita Hung, a friend and colleague whom I met during … Continue reading

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