Category Archives: Semester At Sea

How California’s Colleges Indoctrinate Students

This topic hits home because I am a product of the California public school system and of the UC college system… And most of my friends and our children went to school and college in California as well.  I was … Continue reading

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SAS – MV Explorer Arriving Home in San Diego

Well "the Miss" is home…   Here is a quick movie of the ship arriving with about 600 parents and guests waiting to greet them:   http://www.poly-motion.com/sasfall.mov   It was a pretty great day filled with hugs and smiles all around…

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SAS – An Overview of What Is To Come

Hi, All  This will no doubt be the last SAS Update, except for my impressions and thoughts after Summer returns, plus hopefully the forwarding of some trip photos…  Summer ran out of Internet time soon after leaving Japan, and decided it would be … Continue reading

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Summer’s SAS Japan Update

Hi, All   A bit out of order, but this is Summer’s update from Japan that somehow got lost in cyberspace:   Our first day in Japan was cool even though, we were not able to get off the ship … Continue reading

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Tuesday, Again – Note’s From Beth’s SAS Blog

The last few days have flown by, when I didn’t think it was possible. We faced eight days between Japan and Hawaii, and we weren’t very excited about the prospect of so many days at sea. But somehow they disappeared, … Continue reading

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The Sea, The Sea – SAS Thoughts

I just heard from Summer…  They are presently arriving in Hawaii, about 15 hours early, which is cool!!  Her cell is back on and she is out of email tme, so good timing.  She said she sent an update from Japan, … Continue reading

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Japan

I haven’t heard from daughter Summer in over a week, and then only a short note.  They have been back onboard since the evening before Thankgiving (in their time zone).  I don’t know if the Internet has been down or if they … Continue reading

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