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In the Eyes of the Beholder?

A couple of weeks ago, I sparked a small firestorm on my social media feed. While ‘checking into’ my local gym on Facebook, I made the self-deprecating comment that I was “not yet beach worthy.” Several of my friends and … Continue reading

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Drug Pushers

Like many academics — and contrary to the image of college professors as lazy scholars that take sabbaticals every other year and have their summers off — I about have four or five full-time jobs. I direct a graduate program … Continue reading

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