Summer at the MBL

Here is the quad at the MBL yesterday afternoon. I had the good fortune to, on arrival, immediately run into many close colleagues and even one of our own Mason doctoral students along with her mother!

When I’m in Woods Hole I never miss getting up very early before the tourists get here for the Martha’s Vineyard ferry, to enjoy the spectacular views and to get some quiet work in before the rest of the day gears up.

The campus seems in great shape under President Gary Borisy. The annual Corporation meeting is Friday and I’m sure I’ll learn more.

I’m spending time now thinking about the subject for our 2013 virtual symposium issue for The Biological Bulletin. What can possibly top regeneration (2011) and symbiosis (2012)? I suppose this counts as a bleg….