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Activities, Memberships, Favorites

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Heidelberger Schloss (171w x 113h, 14 KB)
I used to do my homework and reading of literature in the castle gardens of the Heidelberger Schloss.

Other professional facts about me:

1. Published on Intel-Teach to the Future ( A German State)
2. Contributing writer for German textbook series "Komm mit" for Holt Rinehart and Winston and reviewer for textbook Treffpunkt Deutsch
3. Presenter at foreign language conferences and judge at language competitions
4. Named multiple times in: Who's Who Among America's Teachers: www.whowho-teachers.com. Also named in Who's Who Among American Universities and Colleges
5. Former President of Delta Phi Alpha – Epsilon Lambda Chapter and now Co-sponsor of Delta Phi Alpha Honor Fraternity at Baylor.
6. Sponsor of spring language immersion weekends and weekly Kaffeestunde.

Verleilung des Preises (435w x 284h, 57 KB)

Shown welcoming senior Elisabeth Wolfe into Delta Phi Alpha in December 2003

Memberships:

AATG (American Association Of Teachers of German): www.aatg.org
GTHS (German Texas Heritage Society): www.ghts.net
Kappa Delta Pi (Honor Society for Teachers): www.kdp.org
TFLA (Texas Foreign Language Association): www.tfla.info

Pet Peeve: Students using translating software to write Portfolios. Teachers can detect it within the first sentences.