Beneath Cygnus

Posted By on Oct 11, 2007

I have to admit, I’m not quite sure where I am, other than I’m in Texas and Cygnus is straight overhead. The town is call Quanah, and it is small, and dark, and the desk clerk at the hotel is very friendly and missing a front tooth. Did I mention it’s dark? I was standing in the parking lot of the hotel looking at stars with Sarah and Glen from SAO and a former grad student of mine, Tim Hunter and a former grad...

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Dragon*Con, ASP, and Chaos

Posted By on Aug 28, 2007

This is turning into one of those weeks. I’m in the midst of frantically trying to get ready to attend the ASP’s EPO Conference next week, and I’m trying to look forward to going to Dragon*Con this weekend, but life just keeps getting into the way. While I generally try to leave my personal life out of this blog, this one sentence description needs to be shared: My husband tried to replace a bathroom facet and...

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Party at the AAS

Posted By on May 31, 2007

Tonight there will be a celebration of community building involving cocktails. To get details, just get Out of the Rain. (or look at the card at left)

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AAS: T minus 1-week and counting

Posted By on May 20, 2007

Just a heads up: I will be attending the American Astronomical Societies Summer meeting in Honolulu next week. Expect lots of news and interviews. Anyone wanting to meeting up can find me at 6:20pm on Monday (after the Cannon lecture) outside of registration. I’ll be the person with red and brown hair and an iRiver around my neck.

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