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African Animals Expressing My Thoughts and Feelings

I can’t say I condone anthropomorphizing species, but as I look over some of my photographs from my time in South Africa I’ve been realizing how much their faces interpret exactly how I feel as this semester of graduate school winds down. 196 more words

Operation 24: How Staying Up All Night Made Me Less Stressed

I could say my theatre journey started back in sixth grade when I played the Blue Bird in The Tortoise and the Hare Ride Again… 1,070 more words



Tucked away at the bottom of his supervisor’s Hillary term review was a short description of his teaching that term. His supervisor had described him as ‘relaxed.’ Considering the sort of tension he experienced when teaching was so intense that only metaphors involving foot-pounds of torque would capture the sense of it, reading that someone saw that performance as ‘relaxed’ was a genuine shock. 53 more words

Oxford Noir

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Is the title a little too dramatic?

It’s nonetheless true: I’m putting the finishing touches on a paper that will effectively seal Aim 3 of my thesis, and I have two papers currently under consideration for Aim 2. 345 more words


Robert Deluty, Graduate School, Publishes His 44th Book

Robert Deluty, associate dean of the graduate school, has published a new volume of poetry, “Rock Piles and Cathedrals.”

In his review, Ronald Pies writes: “Robert Deluty’s marvelous new collection of poems takes, as its leitmotif, Saint-Exupery’s observation that ‘A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.’ This is reminiscent of Michelangelo’s revelation that his art aimed at freeing the ‘inner statue’ from within the rough marble. 62 more words


I just applied to Grad school?

Say what?!?! Did I really just apply to graduate school? Well judging by this acceptance email and the 2, yep 2, filled out FAFSAs (for the 2013-2104 & 2014-2105 school years), I’d say, yep I just applied to graduate school. 348 more words

Need to Chill Out

I seriously need to chill out. My head is spinning and I feel like nothing is getting done. Why do things have to be so stressful? 325 more words

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