Tag Archive for UC Davis

Occupy UC Davis

So this happened at my alma mater last Friday and the school my sister is currently attending: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=BjnR7xET7Uo And then, these started showing up: Reblogged from: http://bicyclebarricade.wordpress.com/ 18 November 2011 Open Letter to Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi Linda P.B. Katehi, I am a junior faculty member at UC Davis. I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of English, and… Read more →

All Grown Up

It’s hard to believe that my little sister is growing up. Just this past weekend, Ashley and I went up to the Bay Area to see her graduate from high school (we were born eight years apart) and it was one of the most meaningful moments in my life to watch her walk across that stage. After the ceremony and… Read more →

Going to Try Something Different for a While

So maybe you knew this about me but I went to school and got a degree in Music. Yep, that’s right. I studied classical music for three years at UC Davis. Everything from JS Bach to CPE Bach and some stuff in between. While I was there, I was exposed to classical music of all types and even had to… Read more →

Making a Switch- to Saxophone

I bet you didn’t know that I’m a classically trained musician. Ok, maybe you knew that. But what you probably didn’t know is that I played piano and saxophone for the first 10 years of my classical training. And while I love the guitar and have worked really hard at it, I actually see myself as a better player on… Read more →