Once I was a scuba diver in the sea of words. Now I zip along the surface like a...– Nicholas Carr, The Shallows
I’m thinking about Honors Thesis topics. I’m thinking about economics and geography and GIS and how to integrate the three. But I’m really thinking that it’s too damn early to be thinking about Honors Thesis topics.
9:23 pm on a Tuesday
Back from swimming for an hour and fifteen minutes. I feel fantastic! Really must remember how good exercise makes me feel and, you know, do it more often. This time tomorrow, however, I probably will not be able to lift my hands above my head.
6:27 pm on a Tuesday
Alumni relations meeting. Getting pumped for reunion. No, really, I am.
4:48 pm on a Tuesday
Not a typical part of my day, but I am packing for my visit to Washington DC this weekend. I get see my parents, my uncle, and a good friend from high school!
12:05 pm on a Tuesday
Went to the library on campus in hopes of finding a Persephone or two. Either I wrote the call numbers down wrong or whole bookcases have disappeared from the library.
10:14 am on a Tuesday
Number one reason why economists are smarter than geographers? They don’t make you take a class on research methods/design. Seriously, it is a struggle every Tuesday morning to make myself go.
8:17 am on a Tuesday
Most days I really like college. Other days (today being one of them) I fantasize about chucking it all, running off to Montana, and living off the grid.
Indeed, the U.S. food supply is so over abundant that it contains enough to feed...– Marion Nestle, Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health.