This is a transition year for me. I am going into retirement and am getting used to it. I never was one for abrupt transitions!
I am more active in the Tech Coast Angels
which funds new start-ups. This is in addition to work with the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator
(LACI), the South Coast Botanic Garden
and the Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay
. Others will be added!
We are traveling more to see family and friends.
I would like to keep a presence on the campus - where I have been teaching and advising for 22 Years. I have taught a lot but have learned considerably more from my students and colleagues. It has been particularly rewarding to meet and talk with former students who have gone on to great things and who are my friends.
So here are a few words on what has happened in the last 2 years for two courses I have taught: