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Dreaming of a sunnier school–in Spain?

Dreaming of a sunnier school–in Spain?

Ready for a sunnier school? Are you sick of this winter? Exhausted by the flu? This year’s flu is bad, as I can testify. Apparently it is so bad that the U.S. Center for Disease Control had to post a FAQ: How can I tell whether I have influenza or Ebola?...
Carnival! Who’s behind the college mask?

Carnival! Who’s behind the college mask?

Roman Catholic regions are celebrating Carnival, and the season culminates today in Mardi Gras. In New Orleans, socially prestigious organizations called “crewes” vie with one another to present spectacular floats that parade through the city, showering...
Midnight on New Year’s Eve: Was it worth it?

Midnight on New Year’s Eve: Was it worth it?

It’s almost midnight! This is the first time in ten years that I’m looking at the clock, with a whole two hours to go until midnight on New Year’s Eve–and not one Athena Mentor student is still racing the clock to beat that January first...
The schoolchildren thank you

The schoolchildren thank you

Lunch for 3,500 schoolchildren In the name of our dear students, family and friends, Dr. Corcoran has donated 3,500 school lunches to the children of schools served by Steve Peifer in Kenya. The national drop out rate in Kenya is near 75%. When Steve introduced a...