Tag Archives: VISA

What We Have. (Updated)

The first week of teaching has had its ups and downs, but not in any way I expected. Sometimes the differences in culture and personality are extreme, and, I don’t know, confusing, depressing maybe. Most of what I have found … Continue reading

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Posted in 2017-09, Lanzhou, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A few days of rain.

If you ever find you have a choice, never go with getting sick in a foreign country. I only came down with laryngitis, which makes teaching difficult, and it still sucks. The one thing I really miss is being able … Continue reading

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Posted in 2015-03, Guadalajara, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sociology and teaching.

There will always be things about this place that surprise me. Every time I start working in another part of town I find something new and interesting. Even if it’s just the feel of the a farm in the middle … Continue reading

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Posted in 2015-01, Guadalajara | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I hate statistics.

I hate statistics. I keep trying to feel otherwise about it, because the information it gives us fascinates me, but I hate it. I haven’t taken a math class in ten years, and now I remember what a pain it … Continue reading

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Posted in 2015-01, Guadalajara | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments