Learning How to Make Maya Belizean Chocolate

This past Thursday, I went to a presentation given by Juan Cho, from Belize, who came to Hanover College to talk about his family business and culture, and teach us how to make chocolate from scratch.┬áHis small family operation, called IXCACAO Maya Belizean Chocolate, is located in Belize, in the community of San Felipe Village….

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One semester down

I just completed my last finals. The test was actually one that is a bit different than your average blue book or essay final. This final was for my communication law class. In the class, we talk about laws for journalism, television, radio and all other types of communication. It is really interesting and extremely…

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The evolution of senioritis

This is for the high school seniors or the ones who want to reminisce about the infamous senioritis. No matter who you are or where you went to school it happens to you. For some of us, it crept up at the end of our junior year, for others, it held off until senior year…

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Winter Series 2013

The English department’s 2013 Winter Colloquium Series has come to an end. We heard the fictional tales of Merlin, my very own research based findings on the women in “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight” and a great collection of poems and songs. From attending all three of the lectures (or giving one) I have…

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Finally!

My Independent Study has been done for months now. I completed my final draft and turned it in the beginning of December, but today it came back into my life.The English Department, being the kind souls they are, don’t require those of us that write an IS to give a presentation. But they do invite…

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