April attends one of America’s premier liberal arts schools, Pomona College. Her travel experience in more than 25 countries has triggered her curiosity in international politics, history and foreign languages. She enjoys writing.
11 Sep 2017 Let me set the stage: Law is a black-and-white world where there are two sides: one must win and the other must lose; it’s fast-thinking, fast-talking and governed by rationality and logic.
15 May 2017 This semester has been another busy yet fulfilling one. Next week, for instance, I will have an average of one public speaking engagement (eg, admissions panel, hosting a federal judge, final presentation) each day.
13 Jun 2016 With 50 pairs of eyes staring at me, I landed on a chair whose smooth texture and tough hardness I once knew so well and placed my lunch box and chopsticks on an equally familiar-looking desk.
01 Feb 2016 If you were to dive into my iCal or my folders, you would find tonnes of documents labelled "OH". It's not an exclamation, "OH" is my abbreviation for Office Hours, an important part of my college experience.
21 Sep 2015 I have been a big fan of the Japanese anime series Detective Conan (Case Closed) for 10 years, and it continues to be addictive. Yet, instead of talking about why I like it so much, I will explain how it reflects the Japanese culture.