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Pop Quiz: Science Fair!

This weekend, I am doing my very first stint as a science fair judge. I LOVE science fairs, and even entered projects into my school-wide fairs long before it was required for my age group. Plants… I tested the effect of sunlight on plants. Okay, that’s a bit droll, but …

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The One Where I Might Be Harshing Free Speech

Hello, School of Doubt! I’m very happy to participate in this project. I’m a tenured associate professor of English¬†at a baccalaureate liberal arts college. My Ph.D. specialization area was British Romantics, but everyone is a generalist where I work because the school is very small, meaning I can teach anything …