When in Rome…we visited perhaps the most interesting monument to me, a scholar of ancient Judaism. The Arch of Titus was built in 82 CE by Domitian after the death of his older brother, Titus. It commemorates Titus’ victories, particularly the siege and conquest of Jerusalem in 70 CE, depicted by the 7-branched menorah.
Home of the Red Sox. We had the good fortune of a trip to Boston last week and a tour of the […]
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This past week I had the pleasure of taking my family and 50-some students to the Grand Canyon. I took 1401 shots […]
This past spring a business trip took me to Las Vegas. I persuaded my colleague to get up before dawn with me […]