Monthly Archives: September 2011

Ch-Ch-Ch Changes…

There is a certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse!  As I have often found in travelling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one’s position, and be bruised in a … Continue reading

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Whatever happened to my syllabus?

(those of you who have ever heard “Diva’s Lament” from “Spamalot”…same tune, different lyrics) Thirty-four years ago, I started college with a double major in history and math at Stephen F. Austin State University (Axe ’em Jacks!).  My first college … Continue reading

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What is History?

The Fall 2011 semester at Mansfield University began on Monday, August 29.  On Tuesday, my First Year Seminar course “Pathways to the Past” met for the first time.  It included the usual first day of class activities–introducing me as the … Continue reading

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