I woke up Friday morning with a finger that was hot, swollen and tender. Obviously infected, in other words. After three days of antibiotics my wound is on the mend again. The stitches came out last night, and my left middle finger no longer sticks out like a permanent "bird."
Today I am here to point you to Academic Women for Equality Now, my other project. The current post came from the Office of Women Faculty Programs at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Under the lead of Elizabeth Travis, PhD, they developed a systematic approach to nominating and promoting women for honorific awards. Click on over and read their advice. It's good advice for anyone asked to write nominations or recommendations!