The ImmerQi blog

HOSPITALITY INTERN: CHINA, RIGHT PLACE FOR ME!

As a final year hospitality management student, I had to choose a location for my 6 month practical experience. I really wanted to go to China as I felt it was the right place for me. I then found ImmerQi that really worked hard to make my journey to China successful....
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TEACHING INTERN: LAOSHI, LAOSHI, FOR YOU!

Sitting silently atop the stupendous rocks bordering the peak of one of China's 5 Great Mountains, an assortment of accomplishment, inspiration and realization strike me like a bolt. I'm permeated by the accumulated energy of 3000 years of culture, history and highly...
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SEMESTER ABROAD: A WELCOMING LIFE ABROAD!

My name is Emile Bazile and I’m from America. I major in Political Science/International Relations. Growing up, I have always felt a need to travel the world and experience other cultures. Living in New York City, you meet diverse people every day, from all over the...
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SEMESTER ABROAD: LIVING IN AN EXCITING CITY CALLED BEIJING!

SEMESTER ABROAD: LIVING IN AN EXCITING CITY CALLED BEIJING!

My name is Matheus Menezes from Brazil and I’m a Business major. There’re a lot of reasons why I decided to come to China.  Five years ago, while doing my study abroad in America, I lived with a Chinese guy for an entire year. He introduced me to the Chinese culture...

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TEACHING INTERN: HAPPINESS IN A T-SHIRT!

TEACHING INTERN: HAPPINESS IN A T-SHIRT!

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival all! Today is China’s biggest national celebration (second to New Year, but that’s a given first spot isn’t it!?).  And so to celebrate ‘the lady on the moon’, I have stayed in bed all day. The festival is held on the 15th day of the eighth...

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VOLUNTEER INTERN: OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THE WORLD

VOLUNTEER INTERN: OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THE WORLD

My name is Rachel Onusko and I am 19 years old. I am currently a sophomore at Ohio University studying Applied Nutrition. I hope to one day become a registered dietitian and specialize in pediatrics. My main inspiration for going to China was my little brother. When I...

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TEACHING INTERN: BEST TIPS FOR FUTURE TEACHING INTERNS!

TEACHING INTERN: BEST TIPS FOR FUTURE TEACHING INTERNS!

Tomorrow, Friday the 24th of June, marks the last day of my stay in my placement alongside my fellow interns Jack (Check out Jack's blog HERE!), Analisa, Paula and Beth. Time flies and in the summer heat it is almost difficult to remember just how cold Beijing was...

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ART DIRECTOR ASSISTANT: THE REASON WHY I LOVE BEIJING

ART DIRECTOR ASSISTANT: THE REASON WHY I LOVE BEIJING

Nanluoguxiang Performing Arts Festival is a drama platform that invites international crew members here in Beijing China to share their performance techniques. The supporter and sponsor are Wang Xiang, a dentist. In Wang Xiang’s opinion, performing arts is his life....

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