STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM
Scotland
June 2009

Photographs by Karl Petruso

 

 

Tantallon Castle with Bass Rock

 

Dun Ottar Castle

 

Dun Ottar Castle

 

Ring of Brodgar, Orkney

 

Glen Coe, Highlands

 

Doune Castle

 

On the summit of Arthur's Seat, Edinburgh. Front row, from left: Aaron Elkins, Ashley Jameson,
Philip Dunn, Prof. Lynn Peterson, Andrea Russell, Krystal Craiker, Paula Dickson. Middle row: Paul Blankenship,
Andras Bodolai, Hannah Davis. Rear, standing: Ian Sutherland (pouting because I told him not to mug
for the camera), Daniel Scott, Emmelene Fernando holding Gunther (some sort of stuffed rodent she
schlepped across the Atlantic for reasons known only to her), Isabelle Smith (mugging for the camera),
Prof. Stanley Palmer

 

Melrose Abbey

 

Organ, St. Giles's Cathedral, Edinburgh

 

Elgin Cathedral during the total solar eclipse on the day of the summer solstice
(June 21, 5:51 pm). Solar eclipses happen frequently at this latitude, and are
particularly intense when they occur on the solstice

 

Melrose Abbey, interior

 

Ring of Brodgar, Orkney

 

Glasgow Necropolis: John Knox Monument (right) and an obelisk
being consumed by ivy

 

Glasgow Necropolis: interior of the mausoleum of William Rae Wilson

 

Oak barrels, Glenmorangie Distillery

 

Dun Ottar Castle

 

St. Michael's Church, Linlithgow Palace

 

Urquhart Castle on Loch Ness

 

Atop Cairnpapple Hill. Seated, from left: Andras Bodolai, Ashley Jameson, Paul Blankenship,
Prof. Stanley Palmer, Andrea Russell, Philip Dunn, Prof. Lynn Peterson, Ian Sutherland, Krystal Craiker,
Hannah Davis. Standing: Emmelene Fernando (mugging, and yet again holding the rodent),
Paula Dickson, Daniel Scott, Aaron Elkins, Isabelle Smith, Brian Tainsh

 

Brian, a true gentleman and superb traveling companion, at the tiller