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Entries from July 2008

Ken’s Elephant Ride

July 29th, 2008 · Comments Off

Just imagine, this could be you!  What are you waiting for! 

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Top Ten Reasons To Apply for Spring Study Abroad Now!

July 29th, 2008 · Comments Off

Next January may seem far away, but to be able to study abroad in the spring there are many things to do before departure.  Read More…..  visit Cultural Experiences Abroad web site (see links).  While you’re there, check out the new partner and “the best” business school in Latin America in Guadalajara, Mexico!

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More from Ken in Bangkok!

July 15th, 2008 · Comments Off

I am going to write a bit about my first week.
The Emporium is a huge shopping center in Phrom Pong.  It has different sections, like B, G, F, etc. and each with 5 floors.  It is very easy to get lost or confused navigating around.  I had to buy an alarm clock and get out […]

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Keystone students meet after 10 years!

July 11th, 2008 · No Comments

Hajjaj Al-Mutaire was vacationing in Taiwan this week and decided to look up a friend from Keystone. It took some time, but he did locate Tzu-Chen Feng (Chen as everyone remembers her).  He called me yesterday from Taiwan. Both were students here in 1998-1999 in the KIEP program.  He is still the same Hajjaj, always joking.  I enjoyed talking with him about […]

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Ken’s in Bangkok!

July 8th, 2008 · No Comments

Ken Stengline has arrived in Bangkok to complete a 4 week internship with Sodexo.  I will keep you updated on his trip.

Ken and Thai Baht
Message from Ken:
I arrived in Tokyo/Narita at about 2:00 p.m., which would be I think around 12 a.m. or 1 a.m. our time.  I then arrived in Bangkok about 11:30 p.m. and […]

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Jennifer and Laura arrive in Costa Rica.

July 7th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Jennifer Jackson and Laura Davis have arrived in Costa Rica.  See Jen’s message below - pictures will follow in a few days.
Hola!
I’m in Costa Rica safely and it is absolutely amazing!!  I wish you could see this!  We are having a lot of fun and school starts tomorrow.  We have been exploring the city.  My […]

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Announcing A New Study Abroad Destination

July 1st, 2008 · Comments Off

Learn more about South Africa with the new Cultural Experiences Abroad (CEA) program in Stellenbosch, South Africa!  Take classes focusing on service learning and community development at Stellenbosch University.  To learn more about the destination, visit CEA’s web site at http://www.gowithcea.com/programs/south_africa/stellenbosch.html
If you are interested in studying abroad, stop by and see me in Sickler Hall.  Shirley

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Thanks for Thinking of Keystone and Me!

July 1st, 2008 · No Comments

This month has been really busy with phone calls and e-mails from former students.  I had 1 visitor, 4 telephone calls from across the seas and several e-mails from everyone!  It was great!  If you have any new information you would like posted on the blog, please let me know.  I really enjoy hearing from you […]

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Picture of the Month - Remember the Chinese Auction Days?

July 1st, 2008 · No Comments

I realized that most of the photos are still in print form, so I need to get the books out and scan them so I can put in some from the 90’s.  But until then, since Yoko wrote me this month, I will put this one up for everyone.  If you have any old photos […]

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Donnie Cunningham’s Internship in London

July 1st, 2008 · Comments Off

Donnie is at the conclusion of his Sodexo internship in the UK.  Donnie is having the time of his life!  He remarked, “This is the perfect internship.  I am working 15 to 16 hour days.  I get up in the morning, have breakfast, and head to Royal Ascot Racecourse.  This experience is perfect for what […]

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