Tag Archives: senior college

  1. Stamping Out Poetry

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    November 22, 2017 by Jean

    I am really not advocating that we forcibly eliminate poetry from the world. “Stamp Out Poetry” was the title of …
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  2. Not What I Expected

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    March 27, 2017 by Jean

    Regular readers may have noticed that I’ve been A.W.O.L. from this blog in recent weeks. The reason is that all …
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  3. A Busy Season

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    September 12, 2016 by Jean

    I’m not quite sure what happened to August. One day I blinked and it was September. And September brings the …
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  4. Finding My Volunteer Identity

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    August 14, 2016 by Jean

    When I was working, I never could find the time to do community work as a volunteer. During one period, …
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  5. Racing Toward Summer

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    May 18, 2016 by Jean

    In Maine’s sped-up version of spring, you wait and wait and wait for spring to arrive and then everything happens …
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  6. Learning High

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    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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  7. Retirement, Leisure and Quality of Life

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    February 25, 2016 by Jean

    Our understanding of retirement is bound up with our understanding of leisure. The dream of retirement is the dream of …
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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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