The Joys of Walking Across An Icy Field

Education has met its goals, not necessarily when it has landed you a dream job---which I think is an illusion for the vast majority of people who have slaved in the past and who are working now--- but when it can intensify the sensual and intellectual pleasures of the simplest acts of life---like walking to work. Weather-wise,... Continue Reading →

Snow, Chemistry And The Spirit Of Christmas

Sometimes a view from an outsider is what’s needed to make us pause and reflect. Two of our students, one on an exchange program from Germany and one here from the southern U.S, have been enthralled this week at school not by the equations on the board or by the books we read but by... Continue Reading →

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