Director Knows What It's Like to Go “Across the Seas”

Even before Xiangjun Shi (Brown-RISD '13) came to the United States three years ago, she already knew what it was like to be studying abroad. Born in the Chinese city of Taiyuan, the Brown-RISD Dual Degree candidate in Physics and Film/Animation moved to Singapore with her family at the age of 13.

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