1. Writing a paper about the historical context of the founding of the first US research university in the 21st century: UC Merced! Unrelated to my paper, Michelle Obama is speaking at their graduation tomorrow (May 16).
2. Weather’s supposed to be in the 80s all weekend long!!
3. On a warm Friday afternoon, what could be more perfect than happy hour at Zott’s/The Alpine Inn?
4. Lineup for the next month: finishing classes/finals; 10 year HS reunion; graduation; job search; finishing thank you notes…
5. Have rediscovered the wonder that is strawberry-blue cheese-candied pecan-spinach salad.