video games and date nights

Sometimes, my job is super fun. I just sent this draft title and abstract off to our campus life staff for my participation in the student leadership conference in two weeks. Learning from video games and date nights: How to plan backwards We’ve all figured out how to get from…

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turning in my crossbow

Remember when I said I was going to be borrowing energy from my interns? Yeah. I take it all back. Instead, I’m going to be siphoning off their energy like I’m a starved vampire. Because damn. They are on fire. I just sat in a room with five undergraduates who…

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my terms for speaking at conferences

I’ve been chipping away at adding new content and information to this blog, and one piece an equally long time coming is my speaking information — not the list of presentations I’ve done, that’s been a pretty good running total for years, but the terms I ask for. I dislike…

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New physicalities

The  .pdf file compiling all of my writing about the American Chemical Society from 2011 to 2013 is now available at Attempting Physicality.  Enjoy! (It doesn’t seem long enough to warrant the .epub treatment, but if you want it, drop me a line and I’ll do it.)

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Observations from the eye of the storm

Truths as I see them: When pricing is a secret, and leads to institutions bickering over who’s right and who’s wrong because “OUR deal is really reasonable, so what are you complaining about?”, there’s something wrong with the system. When a small 4 year liberal arts college is being charged…

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