Education / History / Research

Join the Conversation on Unique Education

Our educational experiences shape us in important ways. My own experience within an Old Order Mennonite school has shaped me both as a person and as a student. The years spent in that one-room schoolhouse are an important part of who I am today. My current experience in a community college is also playing a … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Study Abroad

If I could spend a year studying anywhere in the world, where would I go? What would I study?  Let’s set some ground rules here: money is no object; neither are work and familial responsibility; and any present studies can be interrupted without jeopardizing my career. That being the case, I am going to study … Continue reading

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The Ephrata Cloister

Earlier this year I took the time to visit the Ephrata Cloister in Ephrata, Pennsylvania. I did not tour the buildings, but just walked around the grounds. Perhaps at a later time I will return to take a closer look at this historic site.   Advertisements Continue reading