When I began grad school last year, the school gave me a breakdown of how many hours of work each class was going to amount to. I was taking the max number of credits that I could, so it was no small number of total hours. I was also working my full time job, in [...]
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Raccoons DO have masks. But it doesn’t define them. Don’t judge a raccoon just because of their mask. Or because of their mischievous nature. Or because they knock over your garbage cans. Or because they steal your food. Clearly they are just misunderstood creatures.
Not too long ago I was starting a job where someone had been a parent involved in my high school when I was a teenager. Concerned that my high school antics might still foster up some remembrances I tried to downplay the connection. The conversation went something like this: “I had a son your age [...]
I sat in my grad school class one evening listening to the professor lecture on a given topic. She was a stern teacher. She had a certain tone that ignited a sense of fear in all of us. She was strict, authoritative, and terrifying. I dreaded going to her classroom every week. And then one [...]