Archive for the ‘Glog’ Category

Spring Musings

April 7, 2016
What a privilege it is to be busy. I often take my busyness for granted, or even express my anguish for it in a series of indiscernible grumbles to anyone who will listen. Truthfully, I…Read More

A Quick Post

March 7, 2016
I just landed in Beijing today (late… after sitting in on the plane at the gate in Shanghai for 90 minutes…). My plan was to meet up with Jim Chang ’10 before he left to…Read More

Nordic NEPSACs

February 28, 2016
The term ended on Friday. You may have noticed that we were all ready for the winter classes to wrap up and to move into Four Point and March Break. I am currently sitting in…Read More

Crawling across the finish line

February 23, 2016
OVERHEARD ON SKI PATROL: “Hey Jefe, snow is cold!” Oh really? So here we are, in the final week of the winter term at Gould Academy. The last big push-over-the-cliff before Four Point and Spring…Read More

End of Term StrugGle.

February 22, 2016
The struggle is real people. Glogger Brooke demonstrating how many of us are feeling at the moment. Sorry I have gone dark for the past few weeks. I know I said I would write about…Read More


February 17, 2016
We are often spending time waiting for the next event, the next season or sport, the next class. Time waiting in the lunch line, to cross the street, or to get on off the bus.…Read More

Odds and Ends (and typing with one hand)

February 2, 2016
OVERHEARD IN THE LIBRARY (for the 1,263,874th time): Hey Mr. Alford, can we do “High School Musical” this spring? Sigh. Maybe, Tarin. Maybe. There’s a lot going on at The Academy right now. And by “a…Read More

The Importance of Creativity

January 31, 2016
Last week I briefly mentioned creativity. I was a a leadership conference and one of the topics we were discussing was work/life balance (or more actually for boarding school teachers: work/work balance.) One of the…Read More

Willie Nelson and Why I Love Road Trips

January 29, 2016
I don’t actually hate country music.  Well that isn’t entirely true, most of it is awful, but I do quite enjoy the country music of 30 or 40 years ago.  Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, and…Read More