c. Moodle Discussion Board: Fall 07 China:
2. Preliminary Health Information:
You need to set up a consult with a travel clinic. These are medical clinics that specialize in advising travelers. The Health Service at SJU is a certified travel clinic. You may also use one in your hometown. You will need to get
vaccines (Hep A, Hep B, DPT)
prescription for antibiotic for GI infections (such as Cipro)
3. Airline Tickets/Meeting in Beijing
arrive in Beijing: August 27
fly with Dani and I or on your own. If you fly with us, or meet us at the airport when you arrive, you will be greeted at the airport by people from SWU's Office of International Exchange and Cooperation and get a free ride to the hotel. If you arrive at any other time, you will meet us at Rainbow Hotel, Beijing.
Website for arrive plans: under construction
4. Get to know you group
Divide into pairs (with someone you don't know or know well). Find out some something interesting things about your partner (that they would be willing to share with the whole group)
Introduce your partner to the group
5. Safety Issues
6. Cultural Awareness
7. Your Goals for the program:
Discuss your personal goals at your table. Each table will present a collected list of goals to ther group.
8. Culture of our group:
9. Senior Seminar Update: Please order these
Elements of Moral Philosophy, James and Stuart Rachels
Miracle of Mindfulness (optional) by Thich Nhat Hahn
10. For Orientation Session 3:
Do the self orientation forms at the address below:
You may work in groups of no more than 3. Submit the material electronically. You will be prompted to print the completed forms. Do so and give copy to the director.
Encountering the Chinese by Hu Wenzhong. Groups will be assigned certain chapters to present at the next orientation session.
11. Question/Answer: Time to ask questions, and maybe get answers