Beijing

Closing Ceremony

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August 2, Thursday morning, Ms. Shen Jiapei, Supervisor, International Affairs BIT, conducted the closing ceremony for our IIT/IPRO Study Abroad Program at BIT. She...   Read More

Chinese Calligraphy with Master Zhang Hong

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August 1, Wednesday afternoon, we were honored with a class in Chinese Calligraphy (zhōng guó shū fǎ). Master Zhang was kind enough to not...   Read More

Renjie and Dan ‘design duo’ speak at a Student/Professional design association in Beijing

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July 28, Saturday afternoon, Renjie and Dan spoke at a design association for students and professional designers in Beijing. There were over 150 designers...   Read More

First prototype presentations

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July 31, Tuesday morning, the students made their very first prototype presentations. Each product concept is a well conceived and marketable idea. The prototypes...   Read More

BEIHAI Park

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July 29, Sunday morning, teaching assistant Renjie, IPRO instructor Dan and two friends, Erik and Cecilia, decided to go to Beihai park in Beijing....   Read More

Chichester/Li speak at Tsinghua University

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July 25, Wednesday morning, IPRO instructor Dan Chichester and Teaching Assistant Renjie Li deliver a design education lecture to industrial design students at Tsinghua...   Read More

Summer Palace in the Summer Heat

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July 25, Wednesday afternoon, the class visited the Summer Palace today as part of our learning about Chinese culture program. It was a rare...   Read More

Let the Prototyping Begin!

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Tuesday, July 24, our class began to prototype it’s product ideas. Prototyping is new for nearly everyone in the class. It’s a bit of...   Read More

Shanghai for the weekend!

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Ashma, Divya and I took the bullet train to Shanghai for a weekend adventure. We got in late Friday night and checked into our...   Read More

Dan & Renjie check out the Beijing Art Zone

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Saturday, July 21, our adventuresome IPRO instructors head out to find some contemporary art. Renjie has heard of a place called 798 Art Zone....   Read More

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