Musings on an English Degree

Month: August 2011

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows – Part 1

The whole world will know my joy when I see a movie remake of a book and am completely satisfied. Today, however, is not that day. I may be a little behind the times but I finally was able to sit down and watch Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 1. Let me be […]

Reporting again

My apartment was wired for internet yesterday and I finally had a chance to update WordPress. However, the newest version of WordPress doesn’t like my custom theme and that’s why the page is looking funny. I think this means it’s about time I do a redesign. More later.

Tech Tips – Cyrillic Typing Practice

A cluster mate of mine during training remarked that he would have had an easier time learning the language if he could type it. I had to agree with him. There’s something about the repetition of typing that drives home how to spell a word for me. I while back we learned how to have […]

Tech Tips – Google Doc Sharing

I know it might seem like I’m the kind of person who would sit in front of a glowing computer screen all summer to get my tan, but I’m not. I went to various summer camps, outside. For some of these summer camps I was asked to write-up a few of my lesson plans to […]

Tech Tips – Anki

I hate to break it to all of you, but summer is nearing its end. Camps are winding down and language refresher is over. Most of us have less than a month before we return to our posts full-time. I think it’s as good of time as any that we start brushing up on our […]