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... sleep schedules is considerably harder than I ever thought. I realized today that I never gave Larry enough credit, but I think I finally managed to work the schedule out. Jim was adamant that no one stay up all night anyway, so all of us will at least get to sleep between midnight-4AM.
In between jobs I managed to find some time to start reading Harper Lee's new book, which Greg gave me before he left, but I didn't get very ...
... pizza would have changed your lives. So good.)
Once the pizza had been eaten and the music settled down, it was time to start walking the Corpus kids back to Corpus to prepare for departures. That always opens the flood gates, and pretty soon I was surrounded by 400 teenagers all sobbing hysterically and hugging each other and begging us not to make them go home. The boys in particular this year were really emotional. In the middle of all ...
... before, but I just responded that OxTrad is an American organization and couldn't really function if we all took 11 hour breaks. I was originally supposed to be at Corpus, but I switched with Edmund because we had our final quad function today and Larry wanted me here for that. After about 15 minutes I regretted my decision, because this morning was insane at Pembroke. Nothing major happened, just lots of little busy hectic things that all happened at ...
... Kingsman. Greg and I went to Tesco to buy snacks, and we chatted about the program and what we like about it. Greg said he thinks he'll come back next year, which is cool.
We met up with Katie, Jessica, and Emma in the Rookery. We couldn't get the big screen TV to work this time, so we ended up watching the movie on Emma's laptop, but it was still fun. Greg kept making jokes about one of the characters looking like our Latin ...
... Signal. We go big at OxTrad.
After dinner we had the weekly faculty meeting, so I hobbled over to Oriel with everyone else. The meeting consisted of a lot of talk about final grade sheets (When Michael mentioned that some teachers have to complete as many as 30 grade sheets, and the teachers all gasped in horror, I had to restrain myself from a face palm). Then we talked about the Major Mixer and how that will work, and then Michael opened ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
Godstow Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $121
- Recommended for honeymoon couples
- We enjoyed our stay at the Oxford
Grenoble Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $107
- Useless conference facilities!
- An Administrative Nightmare
- Location Location Location
Peartree Roundabout, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Nice hotel
- Modern, good standard rooms
- OK but go for the Travellodge, it's cheaper!
Beaumont Street, Oxford | 5 star hotelfrom $276
- Typical Victorian hotel
- Six months' guaranteed reservation broken the day before
- Not a place to choose
Abingdon Road, Oxford | 4 star hotelfrom $163
- Not the best choice for business hotels
- Value for money
- Not worth the price or 4 stars, bad building layout, not for the less mobile..
Oxford Rd, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $110
59 Western Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $167
3 Oxford Castle, Oxford | Hotelfrom $258
- Get me out of jail quick
- Getting the old 'Ball and Chain' off to a great start!!
- The teething problems continue...
73 High Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $219
- Good choice for Oxford town centre
- Okay place to stay
- Pleasant stay again
11 - 13 Linton Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $146
Church Way, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $157
Welcome Break Service Area, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $84
180 Abingdon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $154
137 Iffley Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $86
- Didn't even stay one night
- Don't Bother its awful
92 - 94 High Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $322
- You get what you pay for
- Overpriced and disappointing
- Great place to visit your student
66a Banbury Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $211
- Beautiful Hotel
- Not for business travelers
- Great Find
82-84 Abingdon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $157
Garsington Rd, Oxford Business Park, Oxford | Hotelfrom $128
Peartree Roundabout, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $78
- Excellent choice
- Basic, but clean and reliable
- Great value
315 Iffley Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $156
Park End Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $198
- Noisy, basic, expensive but central location and clean
- Exceeded Expectations - Quite Good, Actually
- Dreadful Hotel
1 Banbury Road, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $345
- Exquisite Hotel, Impeccable Service
- A wonderful retreat, gorgeous food
Alsergrund, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $107
29-30 George Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $149
A418 Long Crendon Road, Oxford | Hotelfrom $87
58 St. Thomas' Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $278