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Unhurried summer mornings

Abel, host of the next edition of Scientiae, has asked us how we balance our summer “musts” and “needs” (work and play). I think I’ve come up with a personally satisfactory answer to that question: lazy summer mornings. During the academic year, mornings are a blur of getting everyone breakfast, dressed, and out the door.…

Are you ready for spring break?

Unbalanced Reaction ponders who really needs spring break more? Undergrads or faculty? Go cast your vote at UR’s blog. As for me, all I know is that I am ready for a break. Even if “break” translates into “a week of working on research and taxes without having to teach class.” Figure 1. A friend…