Monthly Archives: March 2016

  1. Who Benefits? A Proposal for Congressional Salaries


    March 24, 2016 by Jean

    Recently, I have been reading Joseph E. Stiglitz’s The Great Divide: Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them …
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  2. Learning High


    March 19, 2016 by Jean

    For as long as I can remember, I have loved going to school. Even before I was old enough to …
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  3. Senior Birthdays


    March 15, 2016 by Jean

    Last week, I had a birthday. I’m not a person who dreads getting older. A serious cancer diagnosis when I …
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  4. Tax Time


    March 10, 2016 by Jean

    This is my first year filing income tax returns as a retiree. For most of my adult life, I have …
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  5. Botany and Beethoven


    March 3, 2016 by Jean

    March is my month of intense commitment to, as one acquaintance put it, “Botany and Beethoven.” Both these activities are …
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I am Jean Potuchek, a professional sociologist who has just stepped into the next phase of my life, retirement, after more than thirty years of college teaching. This blog is about my experience of that new phase of life.

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