Tag Archives: transition

Keep Calm and Blog On

Yet again, I must apologize (to the 10 of you that follow my blog) for my lengthy absence. After taking the fall semester off, I found myself back in the classroom, teaching for a new department, and with a brand … Continue reading

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Blogging Blues

This blog has confirmed something about my personality — I’m a fantastic idea-generator but terrible at follow-through!  When I created this blog a few months ago, I had a list of topics, a library of images, and even some witty … Continue reading

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Impostor Guilt

Tomorrow will mark month two of my post-academic adventure as an instructional technologist.  I’ve been adjusting to a new schedule, new colleagues, new responsibilities, and overall different lifestyle.  I thought I was mentally prepared for the transition.  I wasn’t. In … Continue reading

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Out of the Wreckage, A New Narrative

Over the past eight years of teaching, I’ve spent more than a handful of afternoons sitting in my car, weeping tears of anger, frustration, fatigue, stress, disappointment, fear, insecurity. . . This week, I almost cried in front of my … Continue reading

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