February 1, 2015
My son Thomas Bell teaches a world history class at an intrernational school in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Through the magic of Facetime, I gave a lecture this evening on The American West.
Tommy Bell outside his classroom in Chiang Mai, Thailand earlier this month
Lecturing with me was Weston Allen Bortscheller, who charmed the students when he said, very clearly, "Hi cowboys!"
BBB and Weston tag teaming a history class half-way round the world via Facetime
"We will long forget what was said here today but the memory of the experience will live on."
—Weston Allen Bortscheller's intent