Hidden Curriculum (1): Things I’ve Learned/Experienced So Far

I've been thinking about writing this post for a while.  It's been so much fun teaching and working with students, and through these experiences, I've learned a great deal.  Some are from my classes and the readings that I've been engaging in, but also just the experiences I've had in the classroom.  I want to … Continue reading Hidden Curriculum (1): Things I’ve Learned/Experienced So Far

Danube Discoveries: Day 7 (Climb Ev’ry Mountain – Salzburg)

We arrived in Linz, Austria quite early in the morning.  Linz is a small city, right on the river Danube and it serves as one of the main economic centers of Austria.  Linz is known for it's steel production and serves as a key component for Austria's economy.   However, we weren't really here to … Continue reading Danube Discoveries: Day 7 (Climb Ev’ry Mountain – Salzburg)

Danube Discoveries: Day 6 (Along Lower Austria)

Our boat left Vienna (finally) at around midnight and we began our cruise to Durnstein, Lower Austria.  Durnstein is located in the Wachau River Valley and is known for being one of Austria's most successful wine regions.  It's a really beautiful part of the country and I wish we spent more time exploring it.  Our … Continue reading Danube Discoveries: Day 6 (Along Lower Austria)