Category Archives: running

Running in the summer is aca-amazing

NOT. Y’all know how much I hate running in the summer heat. It was one of the main reasons why I decided not to train for a marathon this summer and instead stick to half marathons. Having less mileage is … Continue reading

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Hungry Duck Half, Decker’s Creek Half, and July 4th Weekend Update

I’ve been going back and forth over what to do about the blog. On one hand, I am starting a faculty position and my already crazy busy schedule will get crazier. On the other hand, I was able to blog … Continue reading

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Happy National Running Day!

 How are you celebrating? 

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Let the Commencement Commence!

This past week was a doozy. I flew in to A2 for a quick trip and to interview for a job. Then by the time I came back, it was time to see my family again this weekend. They are … Continue reading

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Novelty Races–Foam Fest 5k

I’ve been away for a bit, I know. The job hunt has basically hit a “stage 10” time suck level. I have multiple opportunities, which is awesome, but first interviews, then second Skype interviews, then on campus job talks take … Continue reading

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Want a side of Dubstep with that?

Y’all know my taste in running music changes week to week. Sometimes I’m feeling rock, sometimes rap, sometimes r&b, sometimes classical. Lately I’ve been into electronic jams while I’m running (ok, they’re not all technically electronic, some are Dubstep and some … Continue reading

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Charlottesville Half Marathon Recap

First off, thank you so much for your kind words last week! I am so excited that I am now a DOCTOR and can further my career in the academe. I made a game time decision over the weekend to … Continue reading

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