I arrived at Xi'an Airport coming from Xiangtan early Sunday morning on June 18.
I was picked up by two NWU students and escorted to the Jiyuan International Hotel by taxi.
It's about a 10-minute ride on Bus 636 to the new campus.

Beautiful large seminar room with a huge round table and excellent A/C created a supportive and enjoyable classroom atmosphere.

Professing about the meaning of "Schriftsteller". And taking it easy talking while being seated.

A beautiful, new, large classroom with a large round table seating 18 students provided the perfect environment for effective communication.

Left: Yongqiang "Edwin" Wang organized the WeChat group to make teaching materials accessible.
Center: JiaLin Wang took care of the classroom and the projection equipment.
Right: Xiaofeng Wang studies archaeological artifacts with recognition software and has published several papers already.

Left: Dan "Dawn" Cheng wrote a review on nanopores and was so kind to let us talk about it in class.
Right: MangLan Liu will be going to the University of Michigan to earn a Masters degree.

XuCai Wang organized a delicious lunch for a group of about eight in a separate room
on the third floor of the cafeteria. And we had coffee at Cafe Zakka.

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