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Unexpected Happy Place

When I get asked what I would consider to be my “happy place” my immediate response is the beach. Not a fake beach either, lakes do not count. 240 more words

Redefining Collegetown

Article number four in the Collegetown history series.

I think one of the more enduring themes of Collegetown has been the desire to redevelop it. It’s a theme that comes up pretty consistently, starting in the post-war period, when urban renewal had become the planning concept du jour. 787 more words


Als wir Segel setzten

As you set out for Ithaka
hope the voyage is a long one,
full of adventure, full of discovery.

Laistrygonians and Cyclops,
angry Poseidon—don’t be afraid of them:

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Roomie Reunion

Tonight, I met up with my roommates last year for dinner. It was great seeing them again four months after leaving the nunnery (also known as Balch Hall). 155 more words

Alison Shull Art at Just a Taste

“A Show of Energy”: Do you see energy?  Where? How? I am always intrigued by the observations people share with me about my paintings – what they… 168 more words



Don’t worry, I made it back from Argentina ok. I just didn’t have much time to post because I was working most of the week and a half I was home, and then as soon as I got back to good old Ithaca, I was working all day here too. 359 more words


Collegetown Shenanigans

finally went out tonight. It was fun and I am writing this post a little bit buzzed, to be honest. It was not the best night ever but I enjoyed hanging out with the boys and drinking.  88 more words