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... week so far in 2014, and while the temperature is only about 12 degrees it feels much nicer out in the sunshine. Unfortunately, as this is one of the busiest times of the year to be a student, few of us will truly get to enjoy the sunshine.
The past two weeks have been filled with essays, readings, and seminars. I also got to go to a few really interesting presentations, which are certainly noteworthy. The first was last week and was the second ...
... The story goes that Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles were visiting Durham and having dinner in the Castle's Great Hall. The head chef had an appointment to catch, but unfortunately Charles was taking forever to finish his meal. The chef politely asked Prince Charles to hurry it up, which the Queen found so funny that she bestowed upon him a title (not a knighthood but close).
The tour was given by a Durham history student, who kept things lively with ...
We hope you enjoy these pictures. If you would like to know more about these engines or the museum, there are some good links on Google for A-4 Steam locomotives, as well as the National Railway Museum, and Sir Nigel Gresley.
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On the way to Shildon, our train stopped at Darlington North Road, the end station of the Darlington-Stockton Railway, the first ...
... Throughout the module we completed a series of negotiation simulations. They started off being very simple. For example in the first one I had to take on the role of a diplomat negotiating the price of a used car for the embassy in Addis-Ababa.
As the day wore on the exercises became more complex, involving multiple parties negotiation on many points. The weekend culminated in a 5hr negotiation on Saturday. We each took on the role of a different country, ...
... filled father-son adventure in this nations capital.
Furthermore, I just booked my plane tickets and hostels for a very exciting trip I will be taking over the Easter Break (at the end of March). On March 27th I will head off to Ireland, visiting Belfast in the Northern Part, and Dublin in the Republic. Following that I will fly off to Glasgow where I will meet mom for wee bit of Scottish adventuring.
Lot's of exciting things to come - so keep on reading!!!
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