Monthly Archives: April 2011

Rain on my parade

Why? Why? WHY, New York Road Runners, do you make it absolutely impossible to get a bib to run the New York City Marathon. After such a great day yesterday I’m sad to report that I wasn’t chosen in the … Continue reading

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Milestones

I’ve had a lot in the past 10 years: graduating magna cum-laude from undergrad, my first day student teaching, getting my Master’s in Teaching, getting my first high school teaching job (and second..), getting back into grad school at Michigan to … Continue reading

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Office Tour

My friends, I hate to keep writing the same thing day in an day out (that can get so repetitive!) but I am so completely consumed by work this and next week. I stayed up until 3am last night and … Continue reading

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Summer Breeze

I’m not going to sugar coat this: I’ve had a terribly hectic and stressful morning. Well actually  yesterday and today have been awfully stressful and I know that the rest of the week won’t be much better. I had to … Continue reading

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I’ve Feasted

I feasted this past weekend!! First, the graduate student diversity banquet at the Boar’s Head and then brunch yesterday… Today was so beautiful! Finally summer-like weather and just in time for Easter (hope y’all had a happy Easter no matter … Continue reading

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Graduate Student Diversity Banquet

Last night’s banquet at the Boar’s Head was so much fun! Two fellow doctoral students in my program are on the graduate student diversity committee and I wanted to show as much support as I could for the work that … Continue reading

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Banquet at Boars Head

I’m just about to head off to a UVa banquet at the Boars Head, a fancy inn and country club here in Cville 🙂 It’s raining out but the banquet calls for cocktail attire so I get to wear this … Continue reading

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