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In China, WeChat Like Locals

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To connect with the rest of China, one must download China’s free widely-used smart phone application, WeChat. It’s very common for friends to exchange Facebook accounts instead of phone numbers. However, with the Great “Firewall” of China, many unlicensed websites such as Facebook are blocked by the Chinese government. Thus, instead of Facebook messenger, WeChat […]

Changzhou, China

City Profile: Changzhou

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Nicknamed “Dragon Town” for its ancient name Longcheng (literally translates to Dragon Town), Changzhou is one of the most well preserved ancient towns that also possesses modern development. Historically, Changzhou has always been home to renowned people and schools, and now will host Ameson’s Thomas Jefferson Experimental School.   Background: The population of Changzhou is roughly 5 […]