|In Ryazan I was assigned to run a Educational Advising Center for the students
of the local universities. Actually saying I was to run it is an
overstatement. Diana runs the office, I was just to get the credit. She is
student at the local teacher’s university and she volunteers at the EAC to
improve her chances to get into an American university. She’s
aiming high with Cornell, Yale, and such. I wish her well, but the EAC is gonna
die when she leaves.
She is smart as a whip, and always on top of all the different programs going
On the left is a photo of Diana, another Russian volunteer at the EAC, Vlad, and myself laughing outside the Municipal Marriage Center, where we were attending a wedding.
No dad, I wasn’t getting married, I was just watching the wedding! There
Now click on the photo to see a larger version so you can check out the wheels on the baby buggy in the background. I always