Service-Learning as Wellness

At Broward College (BC), students are encouraged to participate in Service-Learning. This is a program where students may perform community volunteer hours and receive credit for their efforts on their co-curricular transcript. The underlying goal is to combine service to the community with classroom learning.

Last weekend, BC student volunteers assisted the “Tour de Broward” […]

Art Museum – Stress Management

Last week I gave my students a stress management assignment; participate in a wellness activity that would take them out of their usual routine and experience something different.

Norman Rockwell

Since I always try to do the assignments I give my students, this weekend I walked to the Fort Lauderdale Art Museum to see the […]

The Inn at Weathersfield

The Inn at Weathersfield

During a vacation to Vermont, we had the pleasure of staying at the Inn at Weathersfield in Perkinsville, Vermont. David and Jane Sandelman were our hosts at the beautifully restored inn with its 1700’s charm and modern conveniences such as radiant heat, Jacuzzi tubs, gas fireplaces, and WiFi access. […]