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Summer soirée

The school year has now officially come to a close. This year was the Tenth Anniversary of the founding of the International College and was marked by much fanfare and celebration. Everyone, including teachers, students, parents, families, friends and visitors, … Continue reading

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It’s like Paris in the Spring…

well not exactly but Spring is finally here in Western France and we are enjoying our half term break! (Classes here run until the first week in July!) Some of the students remained on campus over the break to take … Continue reading

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Strawberry fields forever

Last year Philip planted a few strawberry plants and I tried my hand at a small herb garden. One of the benefits of living on campus is that the grounds are extensive and there is plenty of room for planting. … Continue reading

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The pursuit of happiness…

…or the PhD. Philip returned to Leuven (Katholieke Universiteit of Leuven) at the end of April to present this two year doctoral progress report to a panel of professors, as well as his promoter, (William Desmond) at the Philosophy Institutes’ … Continue reading

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Pizza, pizza!

Prior to the Easter holidays Mr. G (as he is affectionately known to his students) had some of the senior boys over for a Sunday pizza party. In my sleep deprived state I thought, what better way to spend a … Continue reading

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Two heads are better than one…

I had a bit of a blogging break these past few weeks surrounding the birth, and five weeks of hospitalization, of our twin girls. Everyone is now home and happy and we were greeted by kind neighbors and curiously sweet … Continue reading

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“Crumbs on a Page”

Here is a photo taken by one of the students at the end of class today. I’m going to call it “Crumbs on a Page” and I am sure it will be the next big modern art photo. Remember you … Continue reading

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