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We All Eat Together
We All Eat Together Well I am winding down on my sabbatical. Technically it’s done.  I mean the Spring 2018 semester is over and I’m scheduled to go back in the fall semester, which for us really means August. But I went back for a few things already and ha...
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Back from Puebla
 Back from Puebla I had another wonderful experience on my sabbatical. This time it was in Puebla, Mexico! First off the city is beautiful and quaint.  It is full of culture, art, architecture, and fantastic food.    The food is full of flavors that range f...
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Back from Puebla
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Next… 4/15/2018 My return from Korea was a long one.  Leave it to me to get seated in the MIDDLE of a high school boys soccer team coming to NY! They didn’t sleep at all and thought I was quite funny. Needless to say I was exhausted and the jet lag was bad ...
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The Day of the Sho
The Day of the Show! It was the day of the show! These graduate
students I worked with were amazing. In less than 10 days they learned basic
drama techniques to help devise a piece of theatre that was meaningful to them.
The topic was about the social pheno...
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Visiting a High School
Visiting High School   Yesterday I had the fortunate opportunity to
visit Uijeongau High School.   One of the
students who graduated from the IGSE University, who is taking my 2 week
workshop, is a high school teacher and invited me to come work with her
sc...
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Too much Sobha?
Too
much Sobha? Tonight
we finished day 4 of the TIE Project class. We are devising a piece of theatre
called English Education, Why?   Learning
English is a controversial topic in South Korea. Many look at it as a skill
that impacts, jobs, status and many ...
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Too much Sobha?
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Theatre is Transformative
Theatre is Transformative - March 15 Class last night was really fun.   It was magical in fact. Theatre is magical.    Today we did a mini version of what we plan
to rehearse and devise as the weeks go on.   We used stories/memories that they were willing t...
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In the beginning…
In
the beginning… - March 14, 2018 Last
night ended with a spontaneous trip to the Korean Sauna –which was delightful
and relaxing.   While I was relaxing in
one of the baths – I met a woman who came over to speak with me. Once she found
out I was from New ...
In the beginning…
In the beginning…
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Journey to Seoul
Journey to Seoul - March 11, 2018 Saying goodbye is hard, but I’ve never been
as anxious as I was to travel the 14 hours, than I was leaving JFK today (or yesterday as it may be).  I consider
myself a pretty decent traveler.   But
still I had these feelings...
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Sweet TnT/Carnival 2018
Sweet TnT/Carnival 2018   One of the many things I planned as soon as I
found out that I’d been approved for my sabbatical during the 2017-2018
academic year was ask my partner, Ryan, if we could go to Carnival in
Trinidad.   The timing of Carnival is
durin...
Sweet TnT/Carnival 2018
Sweet TnT/Carnival 2018
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