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Entries from June 2010

Students off to Australia for Internships

June 30th, 2010 · No Comments

Today is an exciting day for two of our students leaving for Australia.  Sonja-Smith Greenberg and Carina Levis have been selected by Sodexo to work as interns in their offices in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia.  The students will spend one month in Australia.  International internships provide an excellent real-world experience involving travel, working in the field […]

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Dr. Phillips in China

June 29th, 2010 · No Comments

I received an e-mail from Dr. Youyu Phillips who is presenting a paper on “The Use and Technology in Mathematics” at the IACSIT Conference in Shanghai this summer.  She has also been selected Session Chair for the conference. Congratulations Youyu!
 

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Italy Trip - News from Frank, June 16, 2010

June 16th, 2010 · Comments Off

All going well in Italy. We are leaving La Meridiana for Cinque Terre today with stop at Leaning Tower of Pisa. Will send more detailed update in next day or two. Food has been excellent and the students are having a magnificent experience.

godere la vita……………………frank

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Italy Trip - Monday, June 14

June 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

After studio today, Susan took the girls site seeing in San Giminano while I took care of some travel arrangements to Deruta. Tomorrow we have another studio day then a couple of days in Cinque Terre before Deruta. The food has been outstanding and I think that the students have been having an experience of a […]

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Italy Trip - Saturday, June 12

June 14th, 2010 · No Comments

Good Morning from Rome
Last night when we returned from our night tour of the Vatican Museum, our luggage finally arrived. The simple joy of things I remembered packing equalled any Christmas morning. After 30 plus hours of living out of our carry-on luggage and sharing tooth paste and body wash, having the luggage delivered just after […]

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Italy Blog - Friday, June 11

June 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

We finally arrived in Rome last night after several flight delays. Which started with a cancelled connection to Montreal. They sent us to Toronto which was delayed, so we missed our connection to Rome.  Then, they routed us to London (where we had a very nice breakfast) then on to Rome. Our driver at the airport […]

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Flicker Link

June 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

Sorry but the the Flicker link will not work when I add it to the links below.  So, you will need to just click on the link.  I will try to add it every few entries or save it in your favorites to view it frequently.

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Link for Italy Pictures

June 14th, 2010 · Comments Off

If you would like to see pictures of the Italy trip here is the link.  I will put it under links below on the right.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/50151395@N06/

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Update on Group in Italy

June 14th, 2010 · No Comments

 I have returned from Costa Rica and as you can see from all the photos and blogs, it was a great success.  So now we are moving on to our next program abroad, Art 305A.  The group is now traveling around Italy.  I will be posting to this blog e-mails from the group giving details […]

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Colleen Boylan’s Comments on the Service Project

June 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

When I heard that our Service project was going to be painting a clinic, I was not very enthusiastic about it. Mainly because I am not a very good painter, and I never really enjoyed painting. As we were driving up to the clinic I noticed that the part of San José we were driving […]

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