On Commencing

A few years ago, an English teacher at Wellesley High School in my home state of Massachusetts delivered a rather “special” commencement address on the occasion of Wellesley’s graduation. While the message of David McCullough, Jr.’s speech was very funny, very memorable, and merits frequent repeating (watch the speech here),  it has actually been McCullough’s… Read More On Commencing

5K About Town

A few weeks ago, as school was winding down, our Principal reminded us that our town’s Chamber of Commerce would be sponsoring a 5K/8K Run.  There are many of us on the faculty who run, and she thought it might be nice for us to stretch our legs to benefit an organization that annually sponsors… Read More 5K About Town