I will be in Denton, Texas today at my Alma Matter the University of North Texas where I will be participating in the Applied Anthropology Expo. I will have a poster up for the poster session, and I will be a panelist on careers in anthropology.
Though I didn’t have the typical college experience (I was an older student who already had a career and a full-time job in my field while attending school full-time), I loved everything about attending university. I was that person who actually enjoyed going to class and homework and writing papers. I loved it all.
Learning is a passion of mine and I take it very seriously. I would continue on to get my JD or another Masters or another Ph.D. if I had the money. Sadly, I’m still paying off all of the
In the end, I’m an academic at heart who simply wishes I could support my family of 5 on a professor’s salary while auditing classes I can’t afford to take but would love to learn. Being that I can’t do any of that (largely because I’m still paying off all of that previous education), I very much relish these opportunities and jump on them every chance I get.
So, if you’re local to the area come and check out the expo! See what is amazing about my alma