Tag: Visiting Scholar

Coming to California: An Essay in Seven Parts on the History of this Land: Part 7

Posted on 09/11/13 by Yvonne Lefort
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Based on an interview with Louise Pubols, Senior Curator of History at the Oakland Museum of California, this column narrates the history of California through the personal story of someone who once moved to this area seeking new opportunities, just like we did. — Diana Gadaldi, international spouse of a postdoc at UC Berkeley Episode 7: more »

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Hello Everyone!!

Posted on 11/08/12 by Vatsala Shrivastava
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Hello everyone!! We are starting to blog! Yay! I hope this can be really fun for all of us! I assume that writing this first post was a little frightening for me… What subject to choose? We are living such different situations; it isn’t that easy to decide which one I should share with you… more »

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On The Road

Posted on 11/01/12 by Vatsala Shrivastava
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A FOOT and light-hearted I take to the open road! Healthy, free, the world before me! The long brown path before me, leading wherever I choose! Henceforth I ask not good-fortune, I am good-fortune, Henceforth I whimper no more, postpone no more, need nothing, Strong and content, I travel the open road. (…) Walt Whitman more »

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