What “30 Rock” Meant to Me

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If you were a fan of 30 Rock, you know that last Thursday the series came to an end. For good. And while I know that it was time for the show to leave, I’m still sad that it won’t be on any more. You see, the show and Liz Lemon meant a lot to me.

MaryWhat “30 Rock” Meant to Me

The Super Bowl of Gay Rights

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Being from the San Francisco area, I was one of many locals horrified by Chris Culliver’s homophobic remarks last week (about how he’d never play with a gay team-mate – “We don’t got no gay people on the team. You know, they gotta get up out of here if they do. Can’t be with that sweet stuff”).  Being the daughter of … Read More

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How Not to Restructure a University in a Budget Crisis

Eight Crayon ScienceWomen In Academia6 Comments


It’s not news that university funding is stretched thinner than paper, but the University of Guelph is tackling their budget shortfall in a troubling way: every department and division, both academic and non-academic, has to submit a report to a task force describing what exactly their department does, and why they are essential to the university. If a department can’t … Read More

Eight Crayon ScienceHow Not to Restructure a University in a Budget Crisis

Mid-Week News: Puppy Control

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Oh, poodles and kittens – welcome back, you wacky bastard kids. Here we are, reconvening for another roundabout recap of all the news that proves that recreational drinking has been created to dull the pain.  Other well-meaning and potentially not-so-healthy coping methods are also condoned in this neck of the woods. 

[E]Coco PapyMid-Week News: Puppy Control