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Weiqi players in Beijing

Started by Brandon Berger Jul 17. 0 Replies

Greetings to all the Beijing teachers!I'd like to start a group of people within EF who know how to play Weiqi/Baduk/Go.  Do you know how to play?  Do you know someone who does?  So far there are…Continue

One thing you wish you had brought from home?

Started by Katie Wagnon. Last reply by Allison Sproul Apr 26. 10 Replies

If you could do it all over again, what’s one thing you would have brought with you from home to make your transition to China easier? Continue

What can I wear in Beijing?

Started by Andrea Walker. Last reply by Andrea Walker Feb 3. 3 Replies

I keep hearing that Beijing is Westernized and conservitive at the same time. I'm not sure if I can bring anything tight or v-necked or anything that shows back or belly. How bad will the harassment…Continue

Visa Processing

Started by Erik Anderson. Last reply by Carl Hines Aug 21, 2012. 6 Replies

Does anyone know how the visa will be getting to us?I sent all my paperwork to my recruiter for processing, but I am unsure if I have to go pick up my visa or if it will be mailed to me. Anyone have…Continue

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Comment by Cristia Johnson 8 hours ago

Thanks Sarah!  I'll take a look at it :)

Comment by Sarah Brown 9 hours ago

Hi Cristia, ive done some research into this and this is the one Im going to use ;


It has high ratings on comparison sites and seems to provide a lot for your money :) 

Comment by Cristia Johnson 10 hours ago

Hello everyone!  I'm not sure if this is the right place to post this question, but I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for a good (inexpensive) VPN to use while in China.

Comment by Alexis Monroe 21 hours ago

I was wondering how many people, if anyone enrolls in a masters/doctorate program while teaching english in Beijing? I would love to have at least started, if not completed my masters of education by the end of the 1 year program. Is anyone thinking the same thing? Is anyone already enrolled?
Comment by Gurpreet on May 21, 2014 at 3:40am

Hello all! I'll be arriving in Beijing early July and i'm super excited! If anyone is from the UK and wants to meet up, send me a message :) i'm in London till the adventure begins! 

Comment by Allison Sproul on April 26, 2014 at 12:52pm

Hi Cristia. If you look in groups you'll find a Beijing July 2014 group, feel free to request to join it and I'll approve you :).

Comment by Cristia Johnson on April 25, 2014 at 8:20pm

Hi everyone!

My name is Cristia, and I'll be arriving in Beijing in late July/early August 2014.  I'm really excited (and a little nervous!) about coming to China, and I can't wait to meet everyone.  I don't know if there is a group yet for July/August arrivals, but if there is, I'd love to meet you all and hear other people's thoughts on moving to China.

Comment by Jonathan Patrick Davis on January 24, 2014 at 9:34pm

Hello Everyone,

My name is Jonathan, I will be leaving for Beijing in August 2014. I am excited to meet you all, and experience every facet of the Chinese culture together. This has been a dream of mine for years now, and I am excited to embark on this journey. Are there any people in this group that are leaving in August?

Comment by Fatma Aidarus on September 2, 2012 at 10:24pm

Something for you all to nibble on! Can't fit it on my wall due to word limit!

“A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove...but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.”

Forest E. Witcraft

Comment by Zach Lull on August 17, 2012 at 10:59am
Will be heading to Beijing in November. Can't wait! Hope too see ya'll there

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