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We Adopted a Dog

By |October 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Editor’s Note: I wrote this post back in July, but am just now publishing it. I believe I forgot to post I because I wanted to include a photo and I realized I didn’t have a “blog worthy” photo of Nala. I still don’t think I have one, but whatever I have is good enough […]

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Saving Marshall

By |August 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

The first guitar tube amp I ever purchased was a Marshall JCM 800 head and 4×12 cab. I was taking my first guitar lessons from a classmate of my dad’s, and my instructor had just bought a second JCM 800, an extremely limited release (600 total) Zakk Wylde JCM 800. I imagine it was a […]

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Resurrecting Now and the Next

By |August 8th, 2018|Wordpress|

In 2012, I built a simple one-page website for an event that was being held on campus. I was just getting my WordPress designer sea legs under me, and was pretty enthralled with the idea of the “one-pager.” The title for the event was “The Now and the Next” and it was about engaging early […]

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Hiking Val di Funes with the Bava

By |July 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|

This one is a tad overdue but better late than never! As I mentioned in my last blog post, I had quite an enjoyable experience teaching abroad in Arezzo, Italy. One of the perks of the trip was an independent travel weekend where we had the opportunity to head north to visit my good friend […]

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Teaching in Arezzo, Italy

By |June 28th, 2018|JMC, Teaching|

My biggest regret as an undergrad is that I never studied abroad. Now armed with a steady job and a family, I realize how improbable it is to simply pick up and temporarily spend a significant length of time in another part of the world. Earlier this year I was asked if I had any […]

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Back At Work & On The Air

By |June 20th, 2018|cte, EdTech|

Man walking with work clothes and brief case in hand.
This is my first full week back to the office and I am feeling great so far. I have a lot of catching up to do, but after that I’m looking forward to planing the upcoming semester! One special thing that’s happened this week is Adam invited me to be on his and Ralph’s Media and […]

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Back At Work & On The Air

By |June 20th, 2018|cte, EdTech|

Man walking with work clothes and brief case in hand.
This is my first full week back to the office and I am feeling great so far. I have a lot of catching up to do, but after that I’m looking forward to planing the upcoming semester! One special thing that’s happened this week is Adam invited me to be on his and Ralph’s Media and […]

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Using Twine to Build My First Game

By |May 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Link: My Twine Game Almost two years ago, Keegan Long-Wheeler and John Stewart started a faculty learning community here at the University of Oklahoma called eXperience Play that focused on educational text-based games. In some ways, it was a sequel to a similar FLC focused on game-based learning titled GOBLIN, but XP was focused more […]

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Feeling Blessed And Loved, Even With Residual Tumor In My Head

By |May 14th, 2018|cte|

Coral pattern underwater that looks like a brain.
Last week was a big week for me. I finally got the staples removed from my head! (Read more about this in my last post.) But more importantly, I got the pathology results from the neurosurgeon. My tumor was benign rather than malignant. That means I won’t have to receive radiation at this time. (WAHOO!) […]

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Feeling Blessed And Loved, Even With Residual Tumor In My Head

By |May 14th, 2018|cte|

Coral pattern underwater that looks like a brain.
Last week was a big week for me. I finally got the staples removed from my head! (Read more about this in my last post.) But more importantly, I got the pathology results from the neurosurgeon. My tumor was benign rather than malignant. That means I won’t have to receive radiation at this time. (WAHOO!) […]

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