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Eyes Without a Face (Les Yeux Sans Visage)

That’s a creepy title, right?  Well, it’s very befitting of what remains (even after 54 years), a very creepy film.

The faceless eyes of the title belong to Christiane, the unfortunate daughter of brilliant surgeon, Dr Génessier.   650 more words


Travel Tip of the Week - August 29, 2014

Friday (el viernes) – Traveling abroad or viajando al extranjero en español doesn’t require an extensive knowledge of formal commands and so a few basics should suffice.  67 more words

Computer-assisted Language Learning

Jessica and Kylie

Unfortunately I wont be on campus on most Fridays this semester, so I decided I should meet two people on Thursdays to make up for Fridays when I do not have class.   291 more words

Joe Abittan

Graduate School Applications; Done with "What-ifs"!

If you’ve been following along on this little blog of mine (I’m gonna let it shine-er…wait. What?) you’ll know that I’m in the process of preparing my graduate school applications. 558 more words


Untouchable (Intouchables)

No, not Brian De Palma’s 1987 film starring Costner, Connery and De Niro.  This is a French language film from 2011 that tells the story of wealthy French aristo’ and quadriplegic Philippe (François Cluzet), and his newly hired home help, Driss.   167 more words


Modern Language Student Placement: Best Results with Can-Do Statements

Often modern language teachers have entering students from other locations and the teachers are not sure of the students’ placement.  For example, at a college level, entering modern language students might be screened by the number of years of language prevously taken.  296 more words

Modern Language

Free learndirect class in Llandeilo

The learndirect class at the Llandeilo Community Education Centre will start back after the summer break on Wednesday 3rd September 2014 (11 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.). 75 more words