Archive for September 21st, 2008

Calm before the Quarter


A Camera Phone View of Santa Barbara

A Camera Phone View of Santa Barbara

I moved into my dorm yesterday, classes start on Thursday. Until then I need to reorient myself to Santa Barbara and life in an American college. No more pub quizzes for me.

I bought my textbooks and with a shock remembered the price discrepancies between here and Scotland. For this quarter I have three books (two of them used) for two classes totaling $220. I am taking three classes so I am glad that there is no textbook (yet) for my third class. And one of them is a small book too.

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