January 29, 2018

FYI, Abbreviate with Care

Robert Musser, Ph.D.

For your information, we humans are prone to abbreviate.  Some of us, military types and medical types and such, are espec. prone to abbreviate.  Like most things in life, to abbreviate serves us well and serves us ill.  COP & UAMS & COM & CHP & COPH and CON save space and effort and mean…


January 22, 2018

Academic Care Week-At-A-Glance

Marybeth Norcross

I love the beginning of a semester. When a new semester begins, your grade is an A+ and you are completely on top of your work. It seems like the farther into the semester we get, the poorer our habits become. What we need to do is practice academic care to keep our habits strong….


January 2, 2018

Welcome Back to Work

Robert Musser, Ph.D.

Someone observed, “There should be a sympathy card for having to go back to work after vacation.”  I don’t know who first came up with the thought; now there are several versions circulating on the internet, some spruced up with images.  These creations sound like just the kind of diversion someone coming back to work…