Green Means Go: Taking the Fight Against the Coronavirus in China to the App Store

As the countrywide lockdown across China begins to lift, the ebb and flow of daily life starts to return to that of relative normality. In my own city of Chengdu, in the Sichuan province (which I have called 'home' for two years now), people are free to work, eat out and socialise again. Shopping malls, [...]

2020-05-21T03:07:11+00:00May 21st, 2020|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments

A New Normal – A Chinese City in Recovery Part II

Returning to China from our winter holidays, it felt like coming back to a completely different world. It was early February 2020, and I was coming back to the city of Chengdu after spending Christmas and the New Year with family and friends in the UK and USA. By then, COVID-19 had hit China hard, [...]

2020-05-13T07:02:42+00:00May 13th, 2020|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments

Flipping Classrooms

The word 'change' is on the tip of everyone's tongue. Living in Guangzhou, I am witnessing this first-hand. Business models are evolving and people are adopting new methods to satisfy previously expected productivity levels. Exercise classes are now via group conference call, home delivery has been revalued as an essential public service, and eLearning as [...]

2020-05-21T02:45:27+00:00April 30th, 2020|Articles, Teaching|0 Comments
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