'allo, this is my contact page.
‘allo all, I’m trying to figure out why some of the official open threads are hosted by the mainblogs, while others are hosted on the community blogs and then shared, and why some blogs don’t have ‘em at all. I’d also love to know if there’s any rhyme or reason to which blogs link to their community blogs.
Fabulous article "Why I Stopped Writing Recommendation Letters for Teach for America?" making my Facebook rounds. Catherine Michna does a really good job of laying out the problems with TFA - namely that it's basically the college equivalent of mission/humanitarian trips to Africa.
The New York Times Magazine has a pretty thorough article on "Why are there still so few women in science?" that's full of awesome goodies, but this stood out:
Having gone through a bag a year and feeling like my back was on fire, I figured a quality messenger bag was worth the investment. I ended up with a Mission Workshop Rummy 'cause the guy at the shop rec'ed it and I like that it's low key. I've probably said this in a zillion comments already, but I swear by Tenba…