I’m planning for upcoming trips to Karachi Pakistan, Shanghai, Bangkok and farming areas in central Thailand, and the Philippines in the southern areas of Siquijor and Bukidnon, at least. Looks like I’ll be taking CHLOROQUINE in the foreseeable future. I must avoid malaria (and dengue) at all costs without going paranoid. I must do more… Read More Malaria Info by Country
In Place of Other Grains: Rainbow Millet Tabbouleh Millet is capable of doing the job of pretty much any other grain. For example, tabbouleh is usually made with bulgur but a gluten-free version can be made with millet. It’s delicious by itself or served with your favorite Mediterranean dishes. The different colored vegetables give it… Read More Rainbow Millet Tabbouleh
I recently read that Sagitarian folks like me share these characteristics in our relationships: 1. You can’t deal with attention-seeking partners. 2. You are too blunt with your words. 3. You lose interest too easily. 4. You don’t respect other people’s boundaries and personal lines. 5. You make promises that are bigger than you. 6.… Read More Some Sagitarian things about me that I should improve
My bucket list of places to visit in Iran, with this mini-list focusing on the natural environment: Kaluts, Kerman Keshit canyon, Kerman Hormoz colorful landscapes, Persian Gulf Yalan great dunes, Kerman Bisheh waterfall, Lorestan Badabsourt, Mazandaran Arasbaran forests, Tabriz Damavand peak, Tehran Tabas kaleh jenni, Yazd Alisadr cave, Hamedan
I will describe a little bit about my most recent classes and describe the process of work, learning and output that are expected. I find myself as a sort of wandering teacher (21st century Erasmus?) so I teach sometimes in California at Marymount California University (MCU) and other times (1x or 2x per year) in… Read More What kind of teacher am I?
In Bangkok, at the Institute for International Studies at Ramkhamhaeng University, I am trying to integrate online learning in my classroom teaching. This integration is a challenge on several levels, but is effective and worthwhile. My ability and success are a work in progress, but my intention is to apply experiential and integrate learning theory… Read More Teaching an online course
I need to be reminded sometimes that reading is the other half of better writing. 10 reasons for writers to do more reading