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How not to start a degree program

(This is one of those posts that I can’t guarantee describes up-to-date events or the specific person involved, but all of this is true.)

1) Have someone who won’t be involved in the program put together the initial strawman (under duress due to campus financial difficulties) with little input from anyone who would have a stake in the program. 427 more words


Happy 10 month, Emma Josephine!

Emma, dear, tomorrow you are 10 months old!

Your grandma wasn’t about to let another month pass without a post about all of the things you’ve been up to so here we go! 294 more words

Married Memories

Waving flag

When I get older
I will be stronger
They’ll call me ‘Freedom’
Just like a wavin’ flag

When we are younger, we hear the national anthem in our schools in the morning. 161 more words

38 Weeks

Happy Valentine’s Day! <3

Whew, this past week was semi-rough. Daniel had a different work schedule for a couple of days so I didn’t get the help I usually do during the day but he was there for bedtime which was great! 873 more words


Life on a silver platter

When I wrote this in my previous post:

After all, 6 times as many people who grow up in the top quartile by household income in the U.S.

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College means not being...

…a fuck up.  (At least I left the profanity out of the title.  I found this one in my drafts folder from several months ago, so I decided I might as well post it.) 1,339 more words


A bit of a break

Ha, ha, so much for maintaining a regular academic blog.  I’m really not sure how people do it, although it often involves describing details of their family life or some other bit of social life.  667 more words