Quote of the Day – Norman Peale on Accomplishment

I’ve a couple things to celebrate today. First, that’s the place my bowling team ended the season in. First Place. We’re the season champions, I feel pretty awesome about that. Second, I opened my email today to find the following statement: “We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate you on your appointment to…

Teachers Matter

Subtext: the right teachers matter. We all know I’m currently in college. I’ve had the experience of good teachers and very BAD teachers. There are all types of teachers and usually the good ones leave and do something different/better and the bad ones get tenure? No, I’m kidding, that’s purely in jest. I’ve had my…

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…

Spring 2010 – In the books

Today was my last final in my Spring Term, you have all heard me bellyache about this term and it has been difficult to manage, but I wanted to share with you the highs and the lows of this term. Math: Lets start with the biggest roller coaster. This class has been most taxing for…