[Homestead] Going back to school
erthnsky at bellsouth.net
Wed Jan 28 17:23:32 EST 2009
That is awesome, Lisa, simply awesome. I am happy, proud and jealous!
Lisa K.V. Perry wrote:
> Hi homestead friends,
> I just completed my online application and sent it in along with an essay
> written yesterday. I did it! I'm nervous about the commitment. I'm going
> back to school to finish my BA in Nutrition at Clayton College.
> Though I'm very interested in economics, I am frustrated by most economists
> and how most of their work is accomplished by looking backwards. I'd been
> considering which way to go--economics or nutrition. What sealed it for me
> was the announcement last month that our country was in a Recession and had
> been for a full year. That announcement drove me nuts, most of us already
> knew what they had waited and waited and analyzed data and crunched numbers
> to tell us twelve months after the fact. I may find economics interesting
> and can still read about it, but I don't want to be an economist.
> It feels right to begin now. I'm very interested in nutrition and natural
> health and read related books for fun. It's a growing field and I can do
> something with it down the road.
> That's my 'big' news.
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