Alcohol Policy for both China Trip & Taiwan Trip | Summer 2017

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Dear students: Our trips to Chinese mainland and Taiwan are approaching. This is a reminder to the alcohol policy. Any forms of alcohol during either Chine trip or Taiwan trip is NOT permitted. Although we have already talked about the policy in the previous post at http://pxstudio.us/blog/?p=27782, we would like to emphasis it again. Alcohol […]

ARTS-4337 / Digital Photography Course Syllabus – Summer I – 2017 UTRGV School of Art

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ARTS-4337 / Digital Photography – Summer I – 2017 Tu-M  8:30 – 11:30 p.m. (Lecture Hours) / 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. (Lighting Studio Hours) Instructor: Ping Xu Classroom: HYNU’s VABL (TBA) (HYNU’s new campus) Office Hours: by appointment Phone: 150-219-04919 (mobile # in China) E-mail: ping.xu@utrgv.edu Course Blog: http://pxstudio.us/blog/?cat=61 Class Meeting Time: http://pxstudio.us/blog/?p=28323 Download the print copy of course syllabus Catalog Description: […]

Trip Itinerary at Hunan & Class Meeting Time at HYNU – Summer ’18

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5/15 Monday: Depart from McAllen to Beijing 5/16 Tuesday: Arrive Beijing 5/21 Saturday: 1:05 pm leave Beijing to Hengyang 5/21 Sunday 8:30pm: Arrive Henyang, Hunan 5/22 Monday: Orientation / Sightseeing of Hengyang City 5/23 Tuesday: Class of ARTS-4337 Digital Photography & ARTS-4388 Visual Travel Journal 8:30 am-11:30 am: 10 students take Prof. Gilbert’s Visual Travel […]

ARTS-4337 Notification: Please join the Flickr Groups for UTRGV Study Abroad China Trip & ARTS-4337 Class | Summer 2017

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Hello students: Please join the group of “UTRGV Study Abroad China” through the following link: https://www.flickr.com/groups/utrgv-study-abroad-china/pool/ and join the Digital Photography group for my ARTS-4337 class if you enroll the class. We will use this group/platform to access the peer critique through Flickr. You may create a Flickr account if you don’t have one. https://www.flickr.com/groups/pxstudio_digital-photography/pool/ […]

How to Register Your Trip on International SOS for your China Trip & Taiwan Trip | Summer 2017

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Dear study abroad students: Per UTRGV IPP Office request, you will need to register your trip, both China and Taiwan, on International SOS website at https://www.internationalsos.com/ The PDF file below is a good guidance to assist you to complete the registration. http://www.pxstudio.us/pdf/How to Register Your Trip on INTL SOS 2017.pdf Please also download and check […]

ARTS-4337 Digital Photography: How to Choose & Use a Tripod | SA-1 2017

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ESL Teaching Training Crash Course: April 21, 9:00am-1:00pm/CESS 1.712

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Dear Taiwan trip participants Thanks to the UTRGV Office of International Program & Partnership (IPP) and UTRGV English department, the ESL teaching training session has been arranged. Please mark your calendar, and join the training course on April 21 at 9:00 A.M. After the course, we will take about 30 minutes to talk about some […]