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I am a far-from-conventional or traditional English, with a writing emphasis student. I have many interests, but the English language is one of my favorites. Having worked in an IT environment for a majority of my adult life, I readily accept the moniker of either Geek or Nerd. Stirring the pot of thought is also another enjoyable past time.

Better ways than tenure

Apr 4, 2013 // 2 Comments

Tenure: the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow where the educator can nestle into like a comfortable chair until death or retirement put paid to their years of ...

No concealed weapons on campus

Mar 11, 2013 // 3 Comments

Armed with all of the righteous indignation a second amendment Carry and Conceal holder could have, I requested an interview with Campus Security and Police Services ...

The short stick and carrot for professors

Feb 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

One group which probably does not get the attention they deserve amongst the Boise State staff are those adjunct professors who labor with no full-time status or health. They ...