Category Archives: Macedonia, September 2010 – June 2011

Returning to UACS, Skopje, Macedonia, for a full two-semester school year. David will teach Peace and Conflict Studies and Middle East Studies to both graduate and undergraduate students. Elizabeth will teach Freshman English Composition in the first semester and an advanced report writing course in the second.

This and That: an Education

Before I become completely accustomed to life in Skopje, I should talk about a few differences.  Some things that seemed strange when we first came are now completely natural.  So before I forget that they are not what I would … Continue reading

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The Never Ending Journey

So the end of the story is that we did make it home.  But between waking up in Ohrid and getting to sleep in Skopje, it was an adventure (something unpleasant happening to someone else far away) except it was … Continue reading

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Long Road Home to Macedonia

After Dubrovnik, we were eager to get home but of course further adventures awaited us.  We entered Crna Gora (Montenegro) expecting to cross it very quickly because its seafront is not very long (as the crow flies).  Unfortunately, we’d forgotten … Continue reading

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New Year’s Night in Dubrovnik’s Old Walled City

Leaving Split felt like we were escaping. Next stop – Dubrovnik, which many people had told us was wonderful. Since they had said the same thing about Split, we had mixed

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