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Academic Retreat

Even in intellectual settings, it is the caring for one another that matters most and helps us focus together on the work that we share. Continue reading

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Home Improvement

Over my few decades, I’ve become suspicious that the folks who are willing to offer help are more likely to find help when they need it. Continue reading

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Obituaries

Andy Schuler’s funeral reminded me that the most important parts of our life stories may not be included in our published obituaries. Continue reading

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After Hours

Office visits and hallway chats can contribute to building collegial relationships but I find that time spent together away from work cultivates a special quality in them. Continue reading

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Tulsa Time

Road trips can strain families, push people to the brink of insanity… or create and strengthen friendships that can last a lifetime. Continue reading

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Old Friends and New Beginnings

As long as we are willing to form new friendships, willing to love and be loved, we treasure the old and welcome the new. Continue reading

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Mosaics

If we want to give and gain greater satisfaction in the workplace, we need to make time and place for friendships to form. Continue reading

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