Quote of the Day – John McPhee on Libraries

On this day in 1800, President John Adams established the Library of Congress. Interesting enough, the below quote is one of the many reasons I love libraries. Sprawled out, surrounded by books and knowledge, enjoying the words; that’s what a library is all about. Speaking of libraries: A big open-stack academic or public library is…

Photo of the Day: Illuminating Knowledge

Yesterday I was running late to class at Portland Community College. I had my head buried in my cell phone trying to catch up on last minute texts, tweets and other assorted things. Then I happened to look up. I saw this wonderful sunset which just happened to fall behind this apex. Thought it was…

School Update/Winter Break

Wow. The fall term just BLEW RIGHT BY. Actually, I am kind of thankful for that. I had a really hard time getting into the rhythm of school this term and I’m really glad for the winter break. No more school until January 9th! I am, however, somewhat proud of my grades. Economics: A Human…