November 17, 2013: I know it’s been a long time since my last post, but that’s what happens when the school year starts up and those academic distractions happen. However, a few of my students have done some pretty cool things, so I absolutely have to give props to them.
First of all, congratulations to . . . → Read More: Student Success Stories
April 7, 2013: On April Fools’ Day, I posted a few instructions from “How to be a Good Housewife” and “How to be a Good Teacher” under the guise of “how to have it all”. The joke appears here in modified form. Enjoy!
How to Be a Good Housewife * . . . → Read More: We Couldn’t Have It All…
March 6, 2013: A version of this post appeared on the CSWA’s Women in Astronomy blog page.
March 7, 2013: A few weeks ago, for almost 48 hours, I didn’t grade, read, or think (much) about department issues. Crazy, huh? The semester had just started and I should have been preparing new class lecture notes, . . . → Read More: Girlfriends Are Good For The Soul
December 23: Growing up in Wisconsin, I was used to white Christmases and even liked them, if we didn’t have to go outside in the cold. Later, we spent many a Christmas in Hawaii, preferring instead to lay in the sun and sand rather than go skiing or make snow angels or forts (though we . . . → Read More: Christmas Greetings from Down Under