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British Sociological Content on EAP Courses - Pros and Cons

This is how Julia Gardos from the University of Bristol outlines the contents of her talk. 378 more words


Teenager Helps Father Sponsor Relatives to Immigrate to Canada

That Ontario teenager was myself.  I don’t have a photo like what you see in some recent newspapers: Smiling Canadians posing in photos with Syrian refugees as they arrive at our major city airports.  974 more words


Acculturation, un si grand mot

De plus en plus, le retour à la culture propre serait une priorité pour nous africains. Il faudrait abandonner les langues du colon. Il faudrait retrouver nos coutumes ancestrales. 918 more words

In My Mind


Experiences of life, translated…

We’re back in Taiwan for a month now, my husband told me, “I think I am, Taiwanized”.

“What? Taiwanized? What’s that?” 702 more words


Who will I be today?

The ethnicity identity models defined by Patton, Renn, Guido, and Quaye (2016) were interesting to me. While I identified with the race identity theories, I struggled with finding myself in the ethnicity models. 490 more words

Organizing Principles

Cut Out, Throw Away, Reduce, Simplify, Reuse, Keep Clean
All along the angels watch us, ever silently
All along we take our tea with Demonoid, the Faeries, Lao Tzu… 172 more words

Contemporary Poetry

German Customer Service

One of the things that I miss so much about American is Customer Service. I know it sounds strange, but when you come from a country where the “customer is always right” you really take it for granted. 1,464 more words