I decided to be an economics major before college. I think economics is an amazing subject that I can find reasons behind all kinds of social activities. With the knowledge of economics, I can get the idea of how this society works and what this society is going to look like. The more I learn, the more I love this major.
What we learned in economics is not just knowledge points subject to one field. By learning economics, we are actually learning a proper way to think and solve problems, which are commonly referred to as critical thinking. It is not just simple knowledge points but instead, a proper method that can help us achieve greatness. Critical thinking is the ability that can benefit all economics major for our whole life.
I am anticipating continuing education and getting a Ph.D. in economics.
CSB/SJU is away from chaos metropolis. When I am staying in this community, I can always feel a sense of inner peace. I believe that the spiritual inspiration I received from observing this community is my highlight.
As an international student, the biggest challenge was the culture shocks. I had to deal with all kinds of difference in culture to blend in. However, as a college student, I think the biggest challenge is always time management. It is always important to find a proper balance between studying and entertainment.
I am the president of MCBOC (Minnesota China Business Opportunity Conference, an annual student run conference), as well as the president of the economic honor society, also known as OIKOS, and I am the treasurer of Asia club.