Lesson of the Week

Lesson of the Week

One week into a (temporary) full-time position and I’ve already learned many things about the college, much of which I avoided as adjunct faculty. Lesson of the week? I think Benedict Cumberbatch said it best with these words: There’s so much in the 21st century that is stymied by bureaucracy and mediocrity and committee. ‘Nuff said, … Read More

Into the Pensieve, XII

Into the Pensieve, XII

My mom was never one to try foods that she wasn’t familiar with. Except on the one road trip I took with her, the summer after college graduation. We wound our way west of Michigan on that trip, stopping in cities throughout Illinois, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, and Missouri. We had a car, an … Read More