Bachelor of Arts: General Studies
Advice & Expectations To the Students & Faculty
What Diligence Is
Diligence: Proverbs and Quotes
The heaven (the Nature) rewards the diligent.
Development of Healthy Interests & Hobbies
Singing techniques and playing drums
English, Spanish, French, and Japanese
Combination of language learning, travel, making friends, and culture exploration
Tips on Making Language Learning Fun & Effective
There is no short cut to learning a language. You need to invest time and effort on a regular basis, such as certain hours daily or weekly.
Grab every chance you have to practice the skills. Making mistakes on the way is part of the learning. It’s getting the meanings across that counts.
Apply handy resources to good use, such as friends who speak that language, books, website and webpages, and modern technology.
To get better and enjoy the language more, you need to get the fundamental skills covered, such as common pronunciation and grammar rules.
Five Things That Are Not Guaranteed
Five Things That Are Guaranteed
The Body, The Mind, The Soul
Suggestions from Cindy
Show reverence for the parents whenever possible. A Chinese saying goes, “The tree wants to stop swinging but the wind does not cease blowing.” It would be too late to show love and care for our parents when they are not here anymore! Cherish them physically and mentally in time.
Chinese Classic Scriptures
Yuan Liao-Fan was born in the Ming Dynasty. At 69, he wrote a book Liao-Fan's Four Lessons as heritage to his son. He died at the age of 73. Here’s the story.
Everything was FATE. One could do NOTHING to alter it.
One’s Destiny was in his/her own hand.
One was not bound by fate, but his own actions
Cultivation and prayers
Liao-Fan’s fate started to change
DAO was available to the humble
Liao-Fan made an effort to change his destiny and succeeded. This book was the proof. Here are the questions and answers if you are still puzzled.
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