As I wind down my time as the Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences, I have spent a good deal of time reflecting. The experience has been incredibly positive and successful, and all of that hinges on a particular philosophy: where do you locate success as a leader? Especially the origins … Continue reading Leadership: Where Do You Locate Success?
I have two daughters, both teenagers now, and I love them more than all things big and small, say, the morning sun or a haiku. They fascinate me. They try things and succeed in ways that leave my expectations slack jawed. They throw themselves bravely into new endeavors. Some of these adventures they love. Others … Continue reading The Fiction of Tough Love