In my most recent From the Ombuds post, I explored what embracing Mary Rowe’s microaffirmations might look like on our campus:
Lately, I have been speaking with many folks on campus about our culture and how to change it for the better. I alluded to this in my last post, which posited that the grass isn’t necessarily greener anywhere else. Wherever you might end up, you will likely face obstacles to your happiness. And here, at least you don’t have to worry about being snowed in during the winter, so for most of us, the logical option might be to try to make this a better institution rather than roll the dice on a new one.