Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Compassion and the Legacy of MLK
My son went to day care for Dr. Martin Luther King Day. I had to work, my husband had to work, so there was no day of service for him, no L...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Once upon a time, I got an email from a colleague, saying that she needed to talk with me. I have some bad news, she said, "well,&q...
Friday, January 9, 2015
Dharana, The Practice of Focus, and Food for Thought: Candied Pecans
Part of me wonders if it's the fault of social media, or the lack of good sleep, or the competi...
Thursday, January 8, 2015
On Activism, Giving (Enough) and the Effect of Hopelessness
Have you ever decided not to act, or to give, because you thought you couldn't make enough of a difference? A few weeks ago, NPR featu...
Monday, January 5, 2015
#Microblog Mondays: Break Free
Over the break, we visited a friend in Boston, and while we were watching a street performer on a po...
Monday, December 22, 2014
#Microblog Mondays: Cherry winks and a Charlie Brown Christmas
Not sure what #MicroblogMondays is? Read the inaugural post which explains the idea and how you ca...
Sunday, December 14, 2014
It's been tense on campus since the Eric Garner verdict. A panel discussion on socioeconomic diversity, scheduled long before the gran...
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