Archive for March, 2004

Absolutely fabulous

Saturday, March 6th, 2004

Im sitting at Cyka‘s desk, using her i-book and eating left-overs from last night’s excelent Sushi meal. How surreal is that? Cyka and me know one another vaguely from having met at TG. We barely remember one another. A term that might be especially appropriate since I was, apparently, wearing the small blue number at […]

Bishop Mark

Friday, March 5th, 2004

No blog for two days because of road trips. Wednesday: Sister took me to Machakos to meet the bishop and other catholic officials who, for example, sit on the board of governors at the college. While waiting for an audience with the bishop I was greeted by an old, wizzened and very poor looking lady. […]


Tuesday, March 2nd, 2004

OK, Yesterday was my first real teaching. In the morning I taught a lesson on Javascript (and this morning I did the first lab session since then). I did a lot of question asking trying to find out what they knew and also to get them used to answering questions with me. We spent two […]

A place of learning

Monday, March 1st, 2004

Here’s the college. (note the satelite dish!). This is a smaller version of a picture I put on the college intranet web page. I just taught my first proper class: Javascript. I enjoyed that too and I even managed to get the girls to answer a question that really involvd understanding what was going on. […]