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traffic from 413-545-1451

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Bloggers: how often to look at your traffic numbers? What do you look for? Do you ever take a deeper dive to determine cause and effect? Do you notice trends? I just did that… well, for a very specific reason. A blog post I wrote way back in 2009 started the trend I’m about to […]

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Alma Mater: From Fitchburg to Amherst

Ken (FHS ’67 and UMass ’73) and Keith (FHS ’93 and UMass ’98) As time goes by things that at once seemed distant, or perhaps perfunctory, claim an ever-bigger focus in one’s life. There are many reasons for this… principally life… but the death of a parent certainly can shape perspectives some. (more…)

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I’m a Tau Beta Sigma sister!

  The Delta Delta chapter of Tau Beta Sigma, the national honorary band sorority at UMass, honored me as one of their own yesterday. The honor was actually mine, having been inducted along with the 11 ladies of the Gamma Lambda class and also with my fellow honorees. And my deepest thanks go to my “Big […]

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My Way, Hungarian-style

My Way, Hungarian-style

This is one of many highlights from a fabulous Eastern European adventure this summer. We’re at an outdoor restaurant in Tihany, Hungary enjoying some great wine, local paprika and Roma entertainment. I was THAT GUY with my iPhone out taking this video to share with my Minuteman Band friends at UMass. Enjoy.

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