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tsiankiio in yourownuni

Introduction

Hi, I'm kiio and this is Your Own University. I'm setting this up as part of mission101. Quite a few of my mission101 goals are educational. So I've decided to set up this community for anyone with education goals, anyone working on self-education, or do-it-yourself college.



Reading
Read 30 books from the St. John's book list (0/30)
Read 5 books from the Non-Western Canon (0/5)
Read other books:
The Spiritual Exercise by Ignatias Loyola
Climbing Parnassus

For this section, I will starting by reading The Illiad.

Writing
Write reviews about these books on lj.

I'll be posting review and discussion questions/topics of all the books I read for the reading section.

Latin
Finish Henle Year 1

My goal is to finish Henle's Year 1 of Latin in 1001 days. I'm going to start slowly and build up speed. I just ordered this book, so I can't start on this one quite yet.

Science
Take an Organic Chemistry Class
Take two continuing ed. Conservation classes

For science, I plan on taking classes in the spring and summer. I'm looking at classes at Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies. I'm most interested in Chemistry for Book, Paper and Textile Conservators (May 14-18) and Glass, Care of Stained and Leaded (May 1-4).

Engineering
Learn about medieval clocks and time keeping

I'm currently reading Clocks and Culture 1300-1700.

Art
Take a metalworking class
Take a glass class
Learn to make woodcut prints

PE
Get Master Diver cert
Get Technical Diving cert
Take a yoga class
Learn to row/sail

Electives
Learn to cook a simple meal
Join a RE class at church
Study for the GRE math section

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