I Stand With Watkins’ Students and Their Vote of No Confidence

I'd heard it was coming. Today the headlines hit. Belmont University to Absorb Watkins College of Art "Absorb." Such a pathetic word to use for the closing of a 143-year-old art school. The only word more pathetic in this is "synergy."  It's about two-thirds of the way down the article.   I wasn’t surprised a … Continue reading I Stand With Watkins’ Students and Their Vote of No Confidence

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I am the nighttime desk manager at an art school.  My exact job description is "Herding Cats."  There is not a support staff here at night, so any problems that arise with students or teachers or stalkers or half-naked crazy people screaming in the parking lot, I get to handle by myself. (Yes, the half-naked … Continue reading Work Email