As part of the Steinhardt Scholars group (my college within NYU's honors program) brought us to Cuba over spring break, for the most part on their dime. It was beyond life-changing, and has totally influenced my world view, thoughts on teaching, et cetera. We stayed in Havana for five nights and spent one in Trinidad (the Cuban city, not the country), and explored other cities by day. Here are some snippets from the first two days (reminder: if you click on the pictures, they will get larger!)...
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
I am now labeling all my posts, which means you can click on a label on the right and see all the posts I have applied it to. On another note, I'm using jump breaks ("read more" buttons) so it is easier to see the subjects of all recent posts. Hope these changes make navigating my blog a little easier!
Monday, April 15, 2013
Save some broken hearts. This is one of those things that you unfortunately know you will never forget. For about an hour, I could not contact some loved ones, and it was by far the most terrifying hour of my life. Just trying to appreciate that my family is alive and well today.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
SoulPancake is probably one of my favorite internet creations. They bring you all kinds of heartwarming, entertaining, intellectual, hilarious, and thought-provoking stories, mostly through videos. My favorite person on SoulPancake is most definitely...