In the captain’s chair

The temperature in Beijing recently has been hot, hot, hot. Seriously, it has been in the mid-to-high 30s, although I think cooler weather (slightly cooler at least) is on its way. My second-year students have been teaching classes themselves recently, and my first-year students are about to start their final exams (I know it might …

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Epic ending to volleyball competition

'Epic' may be a slight exaggeration, haha. But Wednesday was the final volleyball match of the competition. The organiser said she would appreciate it if I went, even just for a minute. Well, I went and watched them as they warmed up and started playing. I had an EDP class immediately before the match, and …

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