nerdfighters and chicken crack.

unless you think that i’ve completely lost the seemingly part of my random, believe it or not, these two thing are related. how? they are a part of my job. (have a mentioned that, for the most part, i really love what i do?  i know my husband might have a hard time believing that, ...

the five stages of grading…

i recently read this article by “dr. B”… and let me tell you. i. can. relate. ____ Everyone is familiar with Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and her stage model of coping with grief popularly known as the five stages of grief. What you may not know is that Kübler-Ross actually developed her theory as a graduate student, basing her conception ...

all in a day’s work…

23. February 2011 education, funny, randomness 3
i love my job… on speech days, especially.  i get to learn so much– stuff. random. sometimes useful. sometimes useless. but always fascinating. stuff. for instance, this week i learned about lucid dreams, how to clean your hard drive, how to make a whey protein shake, read x-rays and highlight my hair. today, however, takes ...

you win some, you lose some.

25. January 2011 education, funny, randomness 3
THE ARRIVAL: approx. 7:46– i park my car on campus. lose: this was after 15 minutes of driving around in circles, being cut off several times, and offering 3 prayers. win: i found one!  (even if it was 4 miles away from the classroom.  better than across the street…) ENDING CLASS: approx. 9:15– i finish ...