Monthly Archives: October 2009

Want to help your teenager find his passion? Leave him alone!

Want to help your teenager find his passion? Leave him alone!. This is a good, very short post about a linked article providing “food for thought” about majors and careers. . .there’s even a little in there to make you … Continue reading

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You Watch Your Phraseology!

So, as is usually the case when I blog, I find myself in a bit f a quandary about just what to feel after reading this article: http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/10/23/professionalism I’m a generation in age removed from those I advise and teach … Continue reading

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Withdrawal from Courses @ VCU

With the rapid approach of mid-term (yikes–where the hell has the term gone?!), I’m anticipating a few questions on this topic. Many of you have heard me deliver this schpiel before–especially my first-years who’ve heard it in class very recently–but … Continue reading

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