Hi, I’m John.
After spending a semester studying in Singapore, a year teaching in Korea and two and a half years of various jobs in Shanghai, China, I've decided to call America my home again. This (now archived) blog is a journal of my former life overseas.
Quick Links & Highlights
- All Maps in China Are Wrong
- Discuss China: Soft Power
- "What is it about 20-somethings" in Korea?
- The Proposed 38 States of America
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Category Archives: ntu
This is a short article I wrote for the Final Year Project issue (click to enlarge): This article was originally published on March 30, 2009 in the Nanyang Chronicle
This year’s Oscars had no surprises. Well, almost. Japanese director Yojiro Takita managed to snag the Best Foreign Language award from Israel’s Waltz with Bashir with the inspiring drama Departures. With that in mind, there is a lot to expect … Continue reading
Join exchange student John P. Gamboa, he ventures into unfamiliar territories on random bus trips around the island I randomly picked bus service 174 at Boon Lay interchange and hopped on, eager to see parts of the island I had … Continue reading