Building A Better Student: That’ll Leave a Mark

Even if they never say it aloud, most people hope to leave their mark on the world somehow, to do something that stands out like a beacon that states “I was here.” In a world of seven billion people it might seem like a tough order. That’s why so many people – and especially young […]

The Last Lecture

You may have heard of Randy Pausch, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University who gave a lecture on realizing your childhood dreams last fall. Pausch is dying of pancreatic cancer, and this was the last lecture he gave. I’m not normally willing to sit and watch a video for an hour and 16 minutes, but […]