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Lessons Learned

  • New Directions

    Lessons Learned from 2016

    I don’t have to tell you it’s been a difficult year, right? I think we’re all in agreement on that point. But in spite of the fact that I really don’t believe adversity is…

  • Mind & Body

    Lessons Learned the Hard Way

    One of the great things about having kids who are college-age is that you get to be friends with them in a way you can’t when they’re younger. At this point, my children are…

  • New Directions

    Just Plain Lucky

    This semester, I’ve been teaching a class that focuses on the American Dream. I start the semester by asking students what they think that dream consists of, specifically. They’re always surprised to discover that…