Monthly Archives: April 2012

Officially American!


In other news, 401 people gathered in Faneuil Hall today at noon to take their oath and pledge allegiance to United States of America.  I happened to be one of the 401, and on this day I officially became American. The … Continue reading

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International Plant Trek Blog Summary


Click through the links below to read the specific blog entries for each part of the 2012 LGO International Plant Trek. Enjoy! China – Shanghai Visit to Xitang Visit to Nike and Cisco Forum with CLGOs and Dinner at the … Continue reading

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International Plant Trek – Free Day in Tokyo!


With the completion of the Nissan tour, I’ve completed my official responsibilities on the International Plant Trek.  With that, we celebrated at a nearby restaurant.  One of our classmates, Nori, helped with making the reservation and we had a group … Continue reading

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International Plant Trek – Sony and Nissan Tours


After arriving in Japan, we split up into smaller groups and went out exploring the city for the evening.  Most of us went out to Shibuya for dinner, and had our first experience with the bustling metropolitan known as Tokyo. … Continue reading

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LGO International Plant Trek – LGO/CLGO Forum and Dinner at the Oriental Pearl


We had Tuesday morning off for students to further explore the city if they wished to, or just rest.  In the afternoon we gathered up and walked over to the Antai School of Economics and Management to participate in a … Continue reading

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LGO International Plant Trek – Visit to Nike and Cisco


Our official plant tours started on Monday.  Our trip started at 7AM in the morning and we departed the hotel in two different buses and headed to Nike’s distribution center in Tai Cang (太仓) The facility is huge, even in … Continue reading

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LGO International Plant Trek – Visit to XiTang 西塘一日游


We were welcomed at the Hanting Express by the CLGOs.  To kick off our activities in China, our group split into two and toured Shanghai and nearby XiTang (西塘), respectively.  I went with the XiTang group and since the tour … Continue reading

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