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Impressions of Zanzibar

Aug. 6, 2011—Zanzibari culture was incredibly different from American culture.  To some extent it had to do with the fact that their society is much more conservative, dominated by Islam, but also involved just a different outlook on life.

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Lost in Translation

Jul. 25, 2011—In addition to my class of high schoolers, I also had a few more classes.  I worked with the night class, which was full of adults who worked during the days and wanted to learn English.  I also taught beginning French, which was certainly an experience in itself.

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Summer Plans

May. 6, 2011—As the school year draws to a close and summer gets ready to start, I’m looking forward to my summer plans.  While I’ll be spending most of the summer in St. Louis working as a tour guide at the St. Louis Gateway Arch (come and visit me!), I’m especially excited for my upcoming trip to...

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