On education and all that stands against it

There comes a moment in everyone’s life when we feel like maybe we haven’t done enough, contributed enough. Like we can do more. Be more. Be better. We search for that one experience, that missing part that will push us…

5 Reasons To Finish Your Plate (And Reduce Food Waste)

No matter how long I keep shifting the peas around the plate, they just don’t seem to disappear. Then I hear the all-too-familiar words; “Finish your plate young man!”. It’s my mother, who is standing beside me with a stern…

The Sustainable Development… What?

We have all been protected by bubble wrap at some point, shielding us from any harm or bad news. There were no holes, no entry allowed for negativity. At the time, everything in our world seemed happy. We did not…

Why should universities more consciously prepare their students for gl...

I have graduated from my university in Australia as an international student 4 years ago. It was my personal intention to transfer to an international education after studying 2 years in one of the top institutions in Beijing. Looking back,…