Computer Captivation

[computer]If I learned one thing in college, it’s that too much of a good thing can equal a really, really bad thing. This lesson may have taken some time to set in, but I eventually realized that overkill applies to more than just boozing and eating six meals a day at the caf. As our […]

Ready! Set! Dodgeball!

[gym2]For a moment, the gym is silent. The squeaks of hightops on the freshly waxed gym floor are missing, as are the habitual thuds of playground balls careening into competitors’ bodies. It won’t be this way for long – to an unsuspecting observer, the cavernous room may just be resting from rounds of basketball practice, […]

Ready! Set! Dodgeball!

[gym]For a moment, the gym is silent. The squeaks of hightops on the freshly waxed gym floor are missing, as are the habitual thuds of playground balls careening into competitors’ bodies. It won’t be this way for long – to an unsuspecting observer, the cavernous room may just be resting from rounds of basketball practice, […]

Libraries: Checking Out

[phone]An elderly man loudly slurps his coffee, a middle-aged woman hastily unzips her neon fanny pack and a blonde-haired girl finally answers her cell phone, momentarily preventing her from smacking her bubble gum like the cashier at a 7-11. Students talk, elevators ding and the fluorescent overhead lights and exit signs crave attention as they […]