- May 17, 2015 at 8:32 pm
In less than a month I will be traveling to Jordan to study Arabic this summer. Following this I will continue to study Arabic in the fall in Fes, Morocco!
- May 17, 2015 at 8:26 pm
After a long process and much to my surprise I have declared a Religion major!
- May 17, 2015 at 5:35 pm
I’ve had the pleasure of taking Philosophy in Education this term. This class gets to go to a local first grade classroom and engage the kids in philosophical discussions after reading children's books. My book which I chose at the beginning of the class ended up being used in a lesson plan in the classroom this week. The whole experience was a total blast! I think we all had fun, college students and first graders alike!
- May 17, 2015 at 3:31 pm
I’ve steadily become more and more involved with a group called J Street U on campus. This group advocates for a two state solution between Israel and Palestine, aiming to bring peace within the region. I sympathize strongly with their current goal to end the occupation.
- April 19, 2015 at 11:09 pm
I realized I haven't said which classes I'm taking this term. I'm really enjoying all of them. Here is just a short description.
- April 19, 2015 at 10:46 pm
Spring term has started out wonderfully!
- April 5, 2015 at 4:27 pm
Blogging can be rather tricky. I've found that my experiences at Carleton have become more and more personal making it a little more difficult to find something 'bloggable' to say every week.
- April 5, 2015 at 4:24 pm
I'm pretty behind, so I'll start by recapping the end of last term. I wrote a really interesting paper, and it took up the majority of my time here. It was difficult, but it was also a substantial learning experience.
- March 2, 2015 at 3:26 am
A brief look at the linguistics paper I'm writing.
- February 21, 2015 at 3:16 pm
Sitting here with many decisions in front of me that ideally need to be made in the next day or two. Also a brief recap of convocation this week.
- February 14, 2015 at 4:30 pm
This week there were several events outside of the classroom that gave me a greater appreciation for Arabic and the language's corresponding culture.
- February 2, 2015 at 10:36 pm
This week I managed to discuss the historical origins of the modern Middle East in English French and Arabic!
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