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Writing with Pia

Once I had completed my doctoral thesis, I thought about what I could give the children, parents and schools in return for their trust and generosity. 359 more words

Literacy On The Loose

Tangled in words

I recently read that when we are young it is much easier to pick up a language than when you are, say thirty years old. The reason being, that the adult brain has already formed the required neural pathways responsible for our linguistic skills. 558 more words


(Hopefully) The Final Mysterious Mason Jar Update...

Hey guys! So I’m back from the bright lights of Vegas and just about recovered…well saying that I am so tired today. It was amazing though and I’m slowly starting to sort my way through the hundreds of photographs I took, ready for some serious blogging! 397 more words


Film: AIFAV Fest Review: It's All So Quiet

By Will Ashton | wa054010@ohiou.edu| @thewillofash

With that, the Athens International Film + Video Festival comes to an end. It was a dynamic week of ups-and-downs, and that can be said for the last film that I saw this week. 294 more words


Communication Conundrum

I never thought something as simple as the word “please” could spark an entire 5 minutes of confused conversation. Allow me to explain…

A few weeks ago when I was in Germany visiting my fiancé, we shared a few minutes of confusion all because of the word “please” (bitte in German). 399 more words

Studying Development Management Overseas?

It’s been about a year since my last blog entry. I decided to re-start my blog because I’m planning to leave Canada once again in August. 204 more words

International Development