News

A Window on Beijing

James Carras and a group of E Minor students are settling in to work at a group of exciting Chinese startups and life at Peking University. He sent us these photos of their first weeks in Beijing, where they've taken a crash course in Chinese, ridden bikes around the city, and started their internships.

_________________

The group enjoying the old city.

This year's Beijing Program participants are already exploring everything the city has to offer.

Cierra Warren and Stanley Wong watch an artist demonstrate a centuries old glass painting technique.

Cierra Warren and Stanley Wong watch as an artisan demonstrates a centuries-old glass painting technique.

Di An and Bo Stump dig into a crash course in Mandarin.

Di An, Bo Stump, and Greg Becker dig into a crash course in Mandarin.

Dr. John Stewart runs a session while Andrew Wilbur listens.

Dr. John Stewart orients students to the intricacies of life at Peking University while Andrew Wilbur listens.

Bo digs into a basket of steamed dumplings.

Bo Stump digs into steamed dumplings.