Category Archives: Health

Get some sleep!

  Arianna Huffington came to speak at work a few weeks ago. I wasn’t sure what I’d think of the writer turned politician turned online journalism pioneer. I expected arrogant and out of touch and instead found her funny, down-to-earth … Continue reading

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Why there are so many crutches and braces at Darden

Here’s something they don’t put in the Darden brochure:  Beware of injury.  Since the beginning of the school year, the men in my class have been suffering so many sports injuries that crutches, leg braces and foot boots are starting … Continue reading

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Eat well for cheap

It’s that time of year – the time of year when the loan money starts running out. Students all over the country are scraping the bottom of their bank accounts to make rent and constructing Christmas gifts out of macaroni … Continue reading

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What I learned at b-school: Week 6

 It was a tough week for me in MBA-land, owing to a nasty virus that laid me flat — and made it harder for me to soak up my full share of b-school learnin’. Apologies. I swear you’ll get your … Continue reading

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Grad school = teeming petri dish

 I am sick. Again. For the third time in the roughly two months I’ve been at b-school. I’m not talking about some wimpy cold or sniffle.  I don’t consider myself sick unless I have a fever, chills and can’t get … Continue reading

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