Halloween – booo!

Hard to believe another month has come and gone.  I somehow managed to forget Mom’s birthday last Friday during all the homecoming stuff.  Oh well.  I called to beg forgiveness.  I don’t think she will disown me. We got a major surprise on Monday.  Our superintendent, Sid Crumpton, announced that he is retiring effective December 31.  … Continue reading Halloween – booo!

Furman 20th

My how quickly the years have passed… This weekend was my 20th reunion at Furman.  I had lots of conflicting thoughts as to how I wanted to spend the weekend.  Should I spend the 100 bucks for reunion dinner at the Commerce Club with people I may or may not want to see, or do … Continue reading Furman 20th

La Boheme

NOTE: This restaurant is now closed Happy Birthday to Laura! We had a nice birthday meal at La Boheme this evening.  Seated at the table next to ours were Charlotte and Lindsey Smith, retired music faculty from Furman.  I caught myself trying to be on my best behaviour.  Amazing how they can have that effect … Continue reading La Boheme

Edtech 2003 2

My last day in this hell hole. Did I say I hate Myrtle Beach? Once again, I’m at my favorite Greek breakfast nook. It’s relatively cheap, and the service is good. How about that – a geek at a Greek restaurant. Last night we went to the CSI bash at House of Blues. I actually … Continue reading Edtech 2003 2

Edtech-2003

Once again, I’m sitting in the restaurant, acting like a geek. I’m also noticing that my Palm batteries are getting lower and I didn’t bring a charger. I’m just hoping it holds out until tomorrow. Last night I stood up a free dinner with a vendor, Trillion, to eat with my tech team. Most of … Continue reading Edtech-2003

Edtech 2003 3

OK, I’ve just identified myself as a geek. I’ve opened up my keyboard to update this blog in a pancake house in Myrtle Beach. September just disappeared on me. It marked the start of Furman football games, cooler temperatures, awful new TV shows, and a deluge of leaves. We still haven’t gotten everything thing cleaned … Continue reading Edtech 2003 3