Monthly Archives: May 2014

Day 3 in Rio

We got an early start this morning, riding a city bus to the oldest part of town where CIEE has their study center. We had a lesson in basic Portuguese – it is really hard! I learned I’ve been pronouncing … Continue reading

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Day 2 in Rio

[Editor’s note:  Second in a series of posts from my brother Marcus as he visits Rio de Janeiro — Mike] Greetings from Marcus in Rio! Tonight is the last major soccer match before the World Cup begins in 3 weeks. … Continue reading

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Tuesday, Rio de Janeiro

NOTE: I am on a 10-day, university faculty seminar conducted by the Council on International Exchange Education ( I will be joined by about a dozen US-based faculty tomorrow. Ola! I arrived Rio airport (GIG) about 0845 today (Tuesday); immigration, … Continue reading

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