Self Perspective

Chronicles of an American professor in Finland

I have been very fortunate in having great colleagues here at Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences.  I have been included in many events, big and small, important and trivial, but all very special to me. Just last Tuesday, I was invited to go with 4 others to a “treatment” of supercold.  Which in Finland is truly …

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Busy week.  From Monday through Wednesday, I had a conference in Dubai, one of the emirates in the UAE for EuroCHRIE, the European branch of International CHRIE, the association for hospitality educators in higher education.  Then, on Friday and Saturday, we had to be in Turku, Finland to speak at a Fulbright function. On Sunday, October 5, Deb and …

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Categories…nice and tidy… University Students seem to be more stylish in what they wear; they seem much more put together.  Thoughtful about how they look as compared to the students at home that seem to throw something on.  Maybe it is just the scarves and other accessories, but they do seem more stlish.  I mentioned this …

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