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Mexico – 7.8.1999

Yesterday we went on a day long field trip to a hacienda and a town called Tlaxcala.  I never realized how beautiful the Mexican countryside is.  You travel along and see huge mountains that touch the clouds, green everywhere and cacti called Maggio (or something like that).  You also pass by ruins of old farmhouses […]

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Mexico – 7.6.1999

Today was a regular day of class.  However, today was special because the clouds of despair have lifted and the trip looks great from here on out.  I checked ahead in the schedule and we have so many field trips ahead of us.  Now I understand why we had to have so much class this […]

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Mexico – 7.5.1999

I think I finally have this trip all figured out.  They are giving us mass information these first two weeks so we have appropriate information and knowledge to apply to the field trips.  I’ve looked ahead in the syllabus and we do have a lot of field trips coming.  That MAKES ME HAPPY! We just […]

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Mexico – 7.4.1999

I couldn’t write yesterday because we went to Mexico City for the whole day.  I’ll begin Friday night when we all planned to go to the discotech.  We were sitting on the balcony (The Agri boys and I) when this Venezuelan guy walks past us and knocks on Johanna’s and Kathryn’s door.  It turns out […]

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Mexico – 7.2.1999

I’ve looked ahead in the syllabus and found that we have 9 more days of nothing but class.  That is not that bad.  I couldn’t survive if every week was like this one.  One thing that really bothers me is the fact that we almost never end class on time.  The teacher goes off on […]