Category Archives: Current

April 1, 2015

Dear friends, What a difference a month makes. When I wrote to you last month, it was 18 degrees below zero. Right now it’s 90 … 100 degrees warmer … and my students have noticed. Not only is there spring finery on display, but attendance at late afternoon classes seems to be just a bit […]

March 1, 2015

Dear friends, As I begin this essay the thermostat registers an attention-grabbing minus 18 degrees Fahrenheit.  When I peer out of the window nearest my (windowless) office, I’m confronted with: All of which are sure and certain signs that it’s what? Yes, Spring Break in the Midwest! Which funds? “Not ours,” saith Fidelity! If you […]