Entries from February 2008

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

Right-Wing Coup Deposes William & Mary Prez Gene Nichol

This week we learned that the well respected and beloved (though controversial) president of the College of William and Mary, Gene Nichol, would not have his contract renewed by the Board of Visitors (headed by the college’s rector, the refried Bush administrator Michael K. Powell [son of the Good Soldier and former Bush Secretary of […]

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

Transitions

I recently made a consulting visit to a respected university school of nursing where I found a useful research framework employed by the school and its faculty, a taxonomy of “transitions,” including not only health/illness transitions but also developmental (life stage), organizational, and situational (in the life or career of an individual). In this schema, […]