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Time Really Does Fly When You Are Having Fun!

These last couple weeks have gone by really fast! I can’t believe it is almost time to go home. Classes have been great and it seems like just yesterday that…

One of the classes that Barbara teaches in China

How to Toboggan Down the Great Wall of China

Sorry that it has been so long since my last blog. It’s not easy to find spare time these days! Between teaching, homework, exploring, and sleeping, I have little time…

Busy Little Bee

These last couple weeks have been hectic. Not only have we had changes in our schedule, but I teach 18 different classes every week. I love the challenge of coming…

Taking it All in!

Every day in China is a new experience! I try different foods, go to new places, and see different things. I’m not going to lie, the best thing about China…

The Road to China

  First off, my name is Barbara Simon and I attend the Cattaraugus County campus. I graduated from Olean High in 2011 and JCC seemed like a good fit for…