Sunday, July 03, 2016

Home from the Hills

Make that the Hollywood Hills.  I spent six days in California last week, attending the High Impact Institute at UCLA sponsored by the Association of American Colleges and Universities (NOT the American Association of Colleges and Universities, which some like to call it). It was quite an experience, quite a "stretcher," and I finally got to see the city that media has been showing me all my life.  I was able to connect with two former students and had a wonderful time with them.

The climate is just too dry for me.  Everyone raved about the lack of humidity, but I like rain, I like trees.  How does anyone have a vegetable garden out there? 

But here to prove it (and to add photos to this blog, which needs it).

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