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Foodie Finds: the 7 Best Places to Eat in Minneapolis

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 07, 2008 /
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Minneapolis is one of my favorite cities. You wouldn't expect such diversity and pure joy in life, where it is so very cold in the winter. Yet, the Twin Cities are just thriving with people from different cultures, and of course, that leads to great food! Here are 7 of my favorite spots to eat in Minneapolis. I know, I am not slighting St.

Unite for Sight

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 31, 2008 /
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CARLA: Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 29, 2008 /
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I've been very lucky to attend the University of Minnesota, and meet the great folks at CARLA. I've helped at a CARLA Conference, and avidly read through yeras and years of their email newsletters. I'd like to introduce our members here at wanderingeducators.com to CARLA! I will post more information from CARLA as it becomes available...look for it!

A Great traveler's resource: onebag.com

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 28, 2008 /
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Learning a foreign language and intercultural understanding

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 22, 2008 /
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The Shandur Polo Festival

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 18, 2008 /
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Imagine an exciting polo game, nestled among high mountains, in between the green earth, a gorgeous lake, and the blue blue sky.  Welcome to Shandur, the highest polo ground on earth! Where is Shandur? Pakistan! and Shandur Polo festival is held in July ever year.

An Extraordinary new resource from the U.S. Department of State

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 16, 2008 /
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The U.S. State Department has a fantastic new resource for students going abroad (and their parents), and actually anyone who is going overseas will find much useful information on this site, http://studentsabroad.state.gov/.

 

An Ecotourism Adventure: Lapa Rios Ecolodge

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 16, 2008 /
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The International Professors Project: An interview with Founding CEO, Ron Krate

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 14, 2008 /
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NAFSA - the Association of International Educators - Annual Conference

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 03, 2008 /
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NAFSA  is the premier organization for all facets of international education, from study abroad to immigration, from specific interest groups to institutional interest groups. NAFSA  is the lynchpin that holds the international education community together, and this conference - and the regional ones - are not to be missed. I have been to several NAFSA  conferences (and helped at many!) and they are just brimming with international goodwill and excitement.

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