Left to right, Lizzie MacDiarmid, Beng
Dalisay and Laurie MacDiarmid. Beng is the wife of Jose “Butch” Dalisay.
The couple spent the fall semester of 2006 at St. Norbert College
through its exchange program with the University of the
Laurie MacDiarmid and her daughter Lizzie blog from Manila
The great thing about selecting your writer-in-residence for an exchange semester is that it’s easy for the rest of the world to follow right along.
St. Norbert College’s Laurie MacDiarmid and her 12-year old daughter co-blogged on their experiences at the University of the Philippines-Diliman this fall.
The two schools have a longstanding faculty exchange agreement and an exchange professor teaches two courses on the De Pere, Wis., campus each year – one on Philippine Culture and Society and one in his/her area of expertise.