Sophia Cao

Sophia Cao is an undergraduate business student at Baruch College in New York. She is interested in Chinese culture and contemporary art, with a particular emphasis on multimedia.

Walking in the US First Lady’s Shoes

From China Daily: Chinese exports may have hit a slump, but a shoe factory in Sichuan province has defied the trend, and it has the first lady of the United States to thank for that. Orders have been pouring in at Reoblan ever...

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Funeral jobs Hot among Shanghai Graduates

Desperate graduates apply for funeral jobs in Shanghai, via China Daily: It is the one business that is never short of clients, and 366 college graduates will this week find out if the city’s funeral industry is the answer...

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China Seeing ‘Gradual Recovery’

Wen Jiabao, the premier of the State Council of China, comments on China’s economy that it shows positive changes but still faces “very big difficulties,” from BBC: The economy showed “better than...

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