Category Archives: Oakton Community College

Success stories that make me happy

Once in a while, you have one of those great stories of students, students encountered when they were in your class and have a story. Just a few years ago, I had a student in my online French course at … Continue reading

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Fakebook

Facebook has its good points and its bad points. I can forgive a lot of the bad, because we can overlook them. When people are ‘fakebooking’ it, we can just pass by the posts. I have issues with the political … Continue reading

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A new semester and flooding

The new semester has started and I am back to ESL and French Conversation Hour as well as some Oakton tutoring. I miss the online teaching as the full-time professor needs my French class to stay academically afloat. My sense … Continue reading

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Technology Frustrations and the smell of Venison Goulash

I was slow to get up this morning, so much that MK was actually downstairs before I was, which hasn’t happened in the longest time. I came down and had a leisurely moment after walking the dog and having breakfast. … Continue reading

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For now, it is Pages…

Technology can be annoying, but in this case, I am my own worst enemy. I keep getting messages from the Microsoft people that my 2011 issue of Microsoft Office is no longer being supported. I contacted my good friend at … Continue reading

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