Category Archives: U. of Heidelberg

Thoughts on Parallel Parking

How did my parents manage with just one car in the early days of their marriage? It was the norm. Mothers stayed at home with children. Shopping for groceries must have been challenging. My mother did not have a driving … Continue reading

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Education – Then and Now

The Principal of my mother’s high school in Massachusetts was also a teacher. What a novel idea for today’s schools. After being assigned a mandatory study hall in high school, my mother was dismayed until she discovered her Principal also … Continue reading

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