Monthly Archives: February 2011

#40 Stanton College Preparatory School: Alumni Making a Difference

If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.” -Thomas Edison- This week saw me in Washington, D.C. speaking at the annual conference of the National Association for Developmental Education.  Besides the opportunity to spend … Continue reading

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#39 In the Present Moment

I love words—especially those words that lay a hand on my heart.  Words that call out to me to reread them, then cause me to pause and reflect for a moment.  Yesterday I had such a moment.  While reading a … Continue reading

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#38 Happy Valentine’s Day: The First 35 Years

This week’s blog posting will have a bit more personal indulgence than past posts.  Valentine’s Day is not just another holiday on the calendar for me. It is my wedding anniversary. And February 14, 2011 is particularly special as it … Continue reading

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#37 Three Good Things

Greetings from the 30th Annual Conference on the First-Year Experience. I always enjoy the opportunity to meet, talk, and work with colleagues from around our nation. It is truly one of the many good things that I have in my … Continue reading

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