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Art and Nature- Li

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People working on their Ikebana at the Japan House on Saturday morning, March 4, 2017.








A combination of nature and humanity: Ikebana.

Ikebana in Japanese refers to the arrangement of flowers and it is an important element of the Japanese tradition.

The Japan House on the University of Illinois campus is known for holding events in hoping to bring the Japanese culture to the community. The events include the tea ceremony, Calligraphy workshop, Girl’s Day celebration, etc. One of these events is the practice of Ikebana, the art of arranging flowers has been practiced for more than 600 years. Once in a month, people would come in to participate in the Ikebana workshop. Continue reading

Rock With Friends- Li

Students are enjoying their time at the Bridges Rocks event hosted by Bridges International, A Christian organization on the U of I campus.











The Introduction:

Finally, it has come to assignment 4 which is the audio package. I decided to do it on the rock climbing event hosted by Bridges International, a Christian organization at U of I. The purpose of the event was to promote safe interactions between international and domestic students through the physical activity.  Continue reading