So Long, and Thanks for All The Fish

So Long, and Thanks for All The Fish

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Friday, August 29th, 2014 is my last official day at Hendrix College.

How does one recap what has been, perhaps, the most personally and professionally rewarding stretch of a career, in a few short words?

Poorly, if this blog post is to be one’s guide.

I have had the distinct honor and privilege of serving an academic community that is supportive, yet commands excellence. I have been blessed with colleagues and coworkers who have made me a better person, a better employee, and a better leader. I have learned new talents, and have rediscovered talents long forgotten.

And, even after they got to really know me, they still accepted me – and kept me around. What more can one ask in a position?

I hope to be able to announce what comes next in a future post.

Parenthetically, my wife hopes that this will be the not-so-distant future.

So long, and thanks for all the fish.