Tag Archives: Academia

Bodies and Disciplines

So a biologist walks into a faculty meeting and asks, “Can you help me move a body?” Sorry, there’s no punchline. That’s just what happened to me half an hour ago. So you’re a biologist walking into a faculty meeting … Continue reading

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Hello Professorial

Ah the joys of auto correct. I just received an email a student sent using his cell phone, and the greeting was “Hello Professorial.” I like it. Just as “Reverend” is an adjective, rather than a noun, attached to ministers’ … Continue reading

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