Caregiving101: A Look Back at My Sabbatical

Caregiving101: A Look Back at My Sabbatical

I stepped away from my formal responsibilities at the college in 2018-2019 and took a year’s sabbatical. Doing so provided an opportunity to immerse myself in a period of planned reading, researching, thinking, and writing. The experience was invaluable. What did I...

The Evolution of AI: ChatGTP

The Evolution of AI: ChatGTP

Days before the holiday break, my news and listserv feeds blew up with headlines about a new service from OpenAI called ChatGPT. If you are unfamiliar with OpenAI this New York Time article gives you some background information about ChatGPT. For those without access...

October Conference Shout Out

October Conference Shout Out

Thanks to all the faculty and staff who presented and otherwise helped out at the October Conference! It was a great day of learning, sharing, and camaraderie, from the presentations by our guest speaker, Todd Zakrajsek, to the First Annual Staff/Faculty Kickball...

Thinking about a Sabbatical?

Thinking about a Sabbatical?

Imagine taking a semester or a full year off to pursue a dream project at your own pace. You focus, you relax, you produce work that will benefit the college. A sabbatical sounds amazing -- and it is! But if you’re interested in taking a sabbatical, you need to start...