It is hard to believe that I’ve been at Blackboard for six years. I feel like I just walked across the Midway at the University of Chicago for the first … Continue reading Six Years at Blackboard
“First Day” is a true story about my first experience as a daily commuter on the Chicago, South Shore & South Bend Railroad on November 16, 1992. For nearly five years, I rode the South Shore 86 miles from South Bend, IN, to work at the University of Chicago.
Known as the “last of the interurbans,” the South Shore (now operated by the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District or NICTD) provides daily commuter service from Northwest Indiana to Chicago … Continue reading Commuting