Hiu Yi Lin
I’m Vienne from Hong Kong, a second-year doctoral student in Education at Bath. My professional life is pretty cerebral as I read and write a lot. When I’m free, I like binge-watching and making time for sunset. I have many interests that seem incompatible with each other. In my wildest dreams, I want to be a modern farmer raising alpacas! (I’m just thinking out loud!)
Creating an Age-Friendly Community VIP workshop
Hello everyone. I hope you have had a lovely Easter break! Since the last blog post in January, there have been many updates about our VIP. Unlike all other blog posts, I’m writing this piece in my student accommodation at...
Our Age-friendly VIP - Slowly but surely
Hello all, it’s Vienne. I hope you had a lovely inter-semester break! If you’ve read my first blog post, you may remember me saying that I EYEBALLED every single email that came through so that I wouldn’t miss any learning...
VIP – Creating an age-friendly environment
Hello everyone! Welcome back! I’m Vienne from Hong Kong, a second-year doctoral student in Education. My first blog post about my VIP experience was published a year ago. Today, here is my sixth instalment on this journey. Ta-daaaah! Speaking of...
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Hello everyone. It’s me, Vienne! Here comes my third blog post about the Intergenerational Engagement in Research & Teaching (IE) Vertically Integrated Project. When was the last time you did an activity (like working out, cooking, or knitting) with people...
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VIP - Intergenerational engagement in research and teaching: Challenging stereotypes and promoting positive ageing
Hello everyone! I am Vienne from Hong Kong, a first-year doctoral student in Education. This is my first blog about my experience in joining a VIP. I still remember when I first started my degree at Bath, I was actively...