It’s 2019, kids. There’s something in the air.  What is that smell?  Lemon balm?  Hope?  Silica particles from […]

Life often gives us unlikely symmetries.  We see Wisconsin, Michigan, and North Carolina falling into a diligently designed […]

It’s that time of year when people in the world of academia remember what the word “anticlimactic” really means.  All this building tension over the course of the semester, and then when it reaches its seeming crescendo in early December — splat. 

Hope in the face of seemingly impossible circumstances has been a perennial theme in the stories we humans […]

As the notorious commitment-phobe Charles Dickens once said, it was the best of times, it was the worst […]

A war is raging in the heart of the History Department — a contest over meaning, power, and […]

We got to talk to the great Morna Gerrard, the librarian for Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality collections at […]

I was an apparition with orifices I knew they were insurance salesmen in their hearts And they would […]