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 5 (Still in Vienna)

Our cruise was set to leave Vienna the next day at around midnight, which meant we had a whole day still to explore.  Today's itinerary for myself, included a tour of the (Kunsthistorisches Museum) Museum of Fine Arts in the Museum Quartier and a bike tour along the Danube.  I had initially been signed up … Continue reading Danube Discoveries: Day 5 (Still in Vienna)

Danube Discoveries: Day 3 (Passing through Prague)

Our second day in Prague, day 3 of the entire trip, we had arranged a three-hour van tour of Prague, designed for us to see the various parts and historical areas of Prague while also giving opportunities to stop and take a gander.   While Prague is indeed a "walking" city, having a van allowed … Continue reading Danube Discoveries: Day 3 (Passing through Prague)