Adult Education

It sounds like an old, beaten-up cliché, but education never really ends. It does not end the moment you drop out of high school, and neither does it end the second your receive your college diploma. Education is something you pursue throughout your life, as you continue to learn the smallest and the biggest of…

French language – third language spoken in America

French is not only the language of love, it’s also a very useful and universal language that has found its way into many lands, whether through conquest or substantial settling by French immigrants and emigres to the New World as is the case with speakers in North America representing French Canadians, Acadians, and Cajuns. The…

Culture As a Soundtrack

Do you have music playing while reading this? How is your choice of music affecting how you feel right now? Are you feeling relaxed and want to read something light? Are you moved to dance to the music? Do you read/work faster when you listen to music with a faster tempo? Are you someone who…

Cruising For Culture

Just imagine: the pyramids of Egypt, amazing Petra in Jordan, the canals of Venice. There’s no need to simply imagine. A cruise vacation can bring these and other cultural destinations to life and provide up-close-and-personal shore excursions that will enlighten your mind. Best of all, you unpack once and travel in style with features and…

Studying Your Study Environment

How familiar is this scene, “Sweetie, have you done your homework? Yeeeees Mom, I am finishing it right now!” You peek around the corner only to find the TV on, dim lighting,, and your student plopped on the couch, eyes glazed over, half asleep, but sincerely holding on to that vocabulary list or calculator, as…