The Life of Pi

I just finished watching the movie Life of Pi and am left a little confused about the underlying meaning of the movie.  I would like this post to open up discussion about what the movie is suggesting we believe in (you can post anonymously if you would like). The following post may “give away” the ending so…

I just wanted to post this video about language learning.  I am blown away by the fact that even this long ago (filmed in the 80’s I believe) researchers have known how people learn foreign languages… and our school system still insists on using teaching methods that simply do not work. Why? (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

Student Visa Application

Nothing too exciting to post other than….. I submitted my application for my Italian study visa today!!!  I tried contacting the consulate to ask about traveling before school starts with no luck at all.  You would think that I would be able to get a hold of someone after calling them all day every 15 minutes or…

Ciao a Tutti

Well, lets get this bad boy started shall we?! Its all about Assimil. I have been studying Italian for about a month (?) now and have found some really excellent sources for learning the language.  Actually, they are great sources for learning a lot of different language, not just Italian.  Obviously I am not sponsered or anything…