Tagged: education

Change From Within

Change From Within

This evening, through a series of coincidences and a thoughtful friend, I stumbled upon what is known as “Lloyd Time” at the always bustling Lloyd Hotel, here in Amsterdam. Although the name reminds me of the NYC cops that long...

Greetings from the Lost City of NOLA

Greetings from the Lost City of NOLA

Just arrived. Circled the town via automobile. Checked into chez lil’Robin who is just a fantastic person. She’s probably reading this too.. so I’ll withhold all other compliments. Lots of meetings set up for tomorrow with some interesting projects. NOLA...

These Kids from Minnesota Crack Me Up

These Kids from Minnesota Crack Me Up

I’m not being sarcastic either. These guys are hilarious. I’m referring to the group from some higher education institution called Carleton in Minnesota. They’re here on a seminar I helped organize on everyone’s favorite topic “New MEdia”. Today I made...

The Night Before the American Invasion

The Night Before the American Invasion

They’re coming. They’re using planes as their method of transportation. They leave from various US cities, often travelling alone or in groups of 2 or 3. They travel with a great deal of electronics, mostly ipods, laptops, and other personal...

City Still Has Magic

City Still Has Magic

I left Lisbon about 4 years ago for Amsterdam. I had only been working here for a year.. but the city and I had a love affair that stretches back to the first time my parents allowed me to stay...

Plan Your Emergency Exit

Plan Your Emergency Exit

I’m from New Jersey, and I realize that automatically gives me a penchant for sarcasm or exaggeration. But my message for you on this American holiday, which celebrates an alleged “indepedence” of some sort, is that I urge you to...