Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Gambia, Tuesday March 18

Today we visited the University of Gambia and spoke for an hour to about 40 CS students. Topics were mostly related to Google web search, Google Maps and Google Earth.

Later we visited the Peace Corps office and met with two of the directors. Recall that Doug had been a Peace Corps volunteer here for two years and so he still knows a lot of people. We spent about an hour with Rodney ____ discussing all kinds of development questions. After lunch we met with Yassue (sp?) _____ mostly just to say hello.

Afterwards, at about 4pm, Charlie and I said goodbye to the others and took a taxi back to the hotel. They are heading up-country to _________ for two nights. We decided to hold the fort here at our five-star hotel. Yeah, it's tough ...

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