By Shanna Swendson, @ShannaSwendsonPart of The Writer’s Life Series JH: Managing time is one of the more difficult things about being a writer. Shanna Swendson shares tips on how to keep writing, and how to stop the…

Big Details

Blog: Confessions of a Community College DeanWe’re reaching the point at which we have to make decisions about classes for the fall semester. Alert readers will notice that it’s February, which isn’t especially autumnal in the…

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images The concept of benching Tua Tagovailoa is the dumbest. Tua Tagovailoa is the Dolphins starting quarterback, and I cannot believe we’re having this stupid discussion. This week Miami needed some…

A Quick Bit of Math

Blog: Confessions of a Community College Dean  A few days ago, in the midst of trying to perform some budgetary alchemy, I found myself wondering about the budget at my alma mater.  I know it’s a…

Blog: Confessions of a Community College Dean  Although it’s always true that my posts here reflect my own opinion, and not those of my employer, it seems worth reiterating in this case.  This is my personal…

Blog: Confessions of a Community College Dean  Tim Burke’s piece this week about his thoughts on a possible return to campus in the fall is well worth reading.  Burke works at Swarthmore, a wealthy and elite…

These last few months have shown us how quickly our world can change. The ability to be adaptable and flexible has taken on a new perspective. Information, plans, teams, and customers have shifted at a…