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Yeni Foça Fidanlıkçık Durum

Yenifoca 2013 egede atolye Zeytin fidanlikcigi. Belediyenin gosterdigi yere Murat Kucukcakir'dan alip diktigimiz 20 zeytin fidani dizboyunu azicik gecmisler. fidanlarin ikisi meyve vermis! Ikisinin verdigi zeytinler kurumus. Bir fidan hepten kurumus. Uc dort fidan sirra kadem basmis. Fidanlar ve bir kac yasli zeytin disinda alan yabani ya da kuru otlarla VE ÇÖPLE dolu. Elime bir tirmik, bir de cop sepeti aldim. Copleri topladim. Fidanlarin cevrelerini temizleyip tasla cevirdim. Kuru olanlara azicik su ve ilgi verebildim. (Esen Bey bayramda sulatmis bazilarinin dibi islakti.) alanin karsisinda oturan ve mangal hazirligindaki aile saskinlikla izledi beni. Ailenin annesi, belediye park yapacakti yapmadi burayi dedi. (Parkin tanimi ne?) Bilemiyorum ama biz fidanlari diktik siz de bakabilirsiniz dedim. Var bizim zeytinligimiz, ama baskasi bakiyor dedi. Burasi evinizin onu, cocuklariniz oyun oynarken bakabilir agaclara, zeytinleri toplayabilir isterlerse dedim. Yok dedi. Bizim cocuklar …

August 2014 - How is it going?

I am in cool and breezy Yeni Foca today working on  Zeytin 2014. We will do one day in Foca about ''  How Olive and Sailing Made the World Civilized''   on September 27 . Then October 29th - November 2 at Nesin Math Village in Sİrince. See the program here:  http://egedeatolye.org/eng/Zeytin_2014.html.Got some really nice applications from all over Turkey, mostly from İzmir (Ege U. students who started Zeytince association - they say thanks to my inspiration). Mostly sons and daughters of olive grovers, who have moved away to cities for university  They state they want to remain related to the land and the olives. I've some really good faculty members engaged.  I taught at Bogazici Summer School and Zeytin got a lot of attention from the international faculty which was flattering.  Two of them are even attending Zeytin.  It would be nice to manage a small leap from just the olive to sailing as well. With the change in Municipality Administration in Foca, my ties …

About Liberal arts vs. Vocational Ed

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Wage data don’t support technical-education cartoon LePage mailed to principalsBangor Daily News   By Christopher Cousins, BDN Staff

What Will a Liberal Arts Education Look Like in 50 Years?

Thank you Caner for forwarding this from  www.theatlantic.com !

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