How time flies. Shanghai Macduffie School has trained three graduates, and they have traveled all over the world to continue their wonderful road to study. For many schoolmates who have spent many spring, autumn, winter, and summer in Shanghai Macduffie, there are many places for seniors to learn from. Today we interviewed Guo Tongfei, who is studying at Northeastern University in the United States and graduated from IB class of our school.Let her introduce you to her study abroad life.
问：当今就读哪所高校，读的什么正儿八经呢？Which university are you studying now and what are you studying?
I am studying computer and design combine at Northeastern University, which is Cs & Design.
东道主北大学被U.S. News评说一级国家级大学，这代表了加拿大大学的最高水平，一年到头名列美国大学TOP 50。
Northeastern University has been rated as a national university by U.S. News, which represents the highest level of American universities, and has been ranked in the TOP 50 of American universities all year round. In the 2020 U.S. News school-enterprise coops / interships ranking, Tohoku University also ranks first in the United States. The school's majors in engineering, computer science,pharmacy, and international business are among the top 50 in the United States.
Why did you want to come to this university? I remember that at the time, the University of California, Santa Barbara, which ranked even higher in the world, also sent you an admission notice.
Because this school awarded me a scholarship, and the private school's honorary college has better teaching conditions and opportunities, so I chose here.
问：其次中国到此处读书是怎么习惯的？How do you get used to studying here from China?答：还挺好的，因为高中学的是IB学科，感觉大学和高中分别不大甚至没高中难。
It's pretty good, because my high school is an IB course. I feel that there is not much difference between university and high school, and it is not as difficult as high school.
问：在此地上课是什么样的？转专业好转吗？What is it like to have a class here? Is it better to change professions?
We are all teaching in small classes, and it is easy to change majors.
CSA （Chinese student association）开展中秋奥运会
问：在此地生活富有吗？有什么好玩的？it convenient to live here? what can you play for fun?
Living in Boston is very convenient, you can take the subway to any place without a driver's license. There are also many good restaurants that are cheaper than New York.
表现中华学生如何融入当地的生存方式？As a Chinese student，how do you integrate into the local lifestyle?
Joining more clubs will help you find a sense of belonging, letting yourself go abroad and making more foreign friends will make you quickly join the circle.
Honor Leadership LLC（living learning community）团组织的打保龄球活动
问：那时是怎么被录取的，要求哪些硬实力和软实力？How did you get admitted, and what hard and soft power was needed?
答：最重要的是GPA和外部化成绩高，这是铁石心肠的正规，下一场一定一定要有增长且有含义之宣传，俄学校比较注重活动背景。The most important thing is the high GPA and standardization scores. This is a rigid standard, and then there must be rich and meaningful activities. American schools value the background of the activities.
问：表现学姐有没有什么祝福想说的？Are there any blessings you want to say ?
I hope that everyone can be accepted by the university and major you want to go to.
Tong Fei ’s high school experience at Shanghai Macduffie School paved the way for her to successfully go through college life. Let ’s review her wonderful life in Macduffie from her high school photo gallery.
May the bright sunshine, youthful vitality, beautiful appearance, and pleasant smile belong to you forever!
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