Monthly Archives: June 2012

Friday Afternoon Follies

I found this loose in a bunch of stuff from Baker. It’s undated. So much hair! Several other things occur to me. First, where did that bus come from? Where was it kept? Second, that doesn’t look much like a … Continue reading

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A Thursday Video, plus a Girls Athletics Photo

In this week’s Centennial video, Brandon finds me looking through a box of Dr. Lovett’s things. I think I look quite fetching with my glasses perched on top of my head and a band-aid covering the papercut on my thumb. … Continue reading

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Loitering in Front of the Administration Building

It’s kind of funny to me that this spot, which is normally one of the emptiest places on campus in recent times, was for many decades the site of so much aimless loitering. Attentive readers will know at a glance … Continue reading

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Inside the Engineering Annex

I’m packing for my trip to Omaha—I’ll be rooting for Stony Brook—so this will be a quick one. I recently ran across something I’d never seen before: a photo taken inside the Engineering Annex, which I’ve mentioned before. Miraculously, it … Continue reading

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Milosz at the Faculty Club

I came to a love of poetry only in recent years but when I fell, I fell hard. I’d like to blame my slowness on bad teachers but the truth is that I was a particularly stubborn and thick-headed student … Continue reading

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Friday Afternoon Video

Not feeling like follying this afternoon. I’m doing much better, but I just came from my first MRI. Ye gods, I could have done without that! Anyway, here to lift all our spirits is the latest Centennial video. This is … Continue reading

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Sick Day, but with a cool picture

I’m miserable, but the view out my doctor’s window was fantastic. That’s the BRC.

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Looking out a Window in the Mech Lab

When I was looking through pictures for evidence of those palm trees behind the Physics Amphitheater, I ran across this one. You can just see a piece of the circle of little trees here, but as I looked at it … Continue reading

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Jess Neely Meets the Press

I’ve been traveling today so I’m kind of wiped out. I thought I would just post a picture that I love, even though I’m not really able to explain it at all. I’ll be in Omaha for a couple of … Continue reading

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Those Palm Trees Through the Cloisters

I’ve heard from several people in the comments and in emails expressing puzzlement about this photo: Wh–?? Where did those palm trees come from?? Didn’t they plant oaks there very early?? Unfortunately, I’m out of town at a meeting today (hence … Continue reading

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