Monthly Archives: July 2010

Learning Spanish with La Rochefoucauld

This post contains not my original words, but rather the words of 17th century French philosopher Francois de La Rochefoucauld. Actually, they are the translated words of La Rochefoucauld into both English and Spanish, not the original French. The English … Continue reading

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How to build a Mediagua

On February 27, 2010, an 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile. Ranking as the eighth most powerful earthquake in the world, the event left thousands without homes in its wake. In response to this situation, the Chilean government asked the non-governmental … Continue reading

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