Most of a calendar is blurry in the background, with the focus on the bright red number thirty.

Postdoc One Year Anniversary!

It's official! As of July 1st, 2017, I have been a postdoc for a whole year! To attempt to distill an entire year's worth of new experiences into a single listicle of lessons learned might seem Sisyphean, but academics are masochists, right, so why not?

The sky slowly changes colors during sunset over a tranquil beach with small waves and white sand.

Summer Whirlwind: Teaching and Assessment

A post a week, I thought, would be an attainable, satisfactory rate of blogging.... And here we are at July first, and I haven't written a post in two months, according to my blogging platform stats. What an excellent start!