Drury Inn & Suites Greensboro
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Months ago when I applied for this grant I wrote my proposal which detailed my dream of how I would spend this sabbatical time. In December when I learned that I would indeed be taking this journey I began to make more concrete plans. Several things affected (or will affect) enacting my initial vision.
-My husband got a new job, and is now unable to take as much time away as we had originally hoped. He'll still join me ...
... the Olympic park, Las Ramblas, and the architectural creations of Gaudi including el Parque Guell. While in Spain, we would also like to spend a day or two participating in our favorite outdoor hobby. There are world class rock climbing sites just outside of Barcelona that we would like to ascend. From Barcelona we will take a train north to Pamplona just in time to experience the Running of the Bulls festival. We will spend one day and one night in Pamplona observing ...
... encourages writing, research and unique cultural experiences
for our faculty. The Sabbatical covers the cost of the recipient's trip.
Past winners have included Kathy Davis, Kim Burroughs, Kay Zimmerman,
Beverly Edwards, Trish Morris, Ruthie Tutterow, Beth Dunbar, Angela
Ballou, Don Lahey, Jeff Regester, and Randy Mintz. Their Sabbatical's
have taken them to Africa, Costa Rica, Italy, Greece, Ireland, France,
Hawaii, Maine, and more.
... 15 miles left we were all dragging pretty hard; it was so hot and we were so tired. We'd been passing quite a few ponds and when we came up to another one I asked her what she thought and she said she was game. So all three of us pulled off the road, parked our bikes, undressed slightly (we were still in bras and shorts) and dove on in. The water felt absolutely fantastic. It was so wildly refreshing, I felt immediately rejuvenated. After about five minutes of swimming a woman came ...
... and Sam, two of our leaders, and their cheery selves and some good conversation made me feel much better, more alive and awake. We stopped to play on some hay bales before cruising into lunch around mile 40. By this time, I felt a lot better. I made another stop with Taylor, Annie, Lorraine, and Kim (an alumna) for a bathroom break and some scratch ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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