…retiring. reported in our internal leadership newsletter last week: After a long and impressive career in benefits outsourcing, Mary Rogovin will retire from Hewitt effective January 2010. Mary began her career in the early 1980s with Hazlehurst & Associates (a predecessor to Northern Trust Retirement Consulting), which Hewitt acquired in 2003. With a degree in Applied Mathematics from Georgia Tech, she aspired to be a pension actuary. But, in the fall of 1983, she took a temporary assignment on Hazlehurst’s newly formed Defined Contribution recordkeeping team and never looked back. Since then, Mary worked in nearly every aspect of benefits … Continue reading officially.
271/365 – the pear tree Originally uploaded by mere2007…she’s been asking me since labor day what I’m going to do about a new fall banner for the blog. and again last night. I so loved the banner from last fall … Continue reading for sara.
…was a great success. sara is excited. really, the campus looks great – lots of green grass and trees (even a few flowers). plenty of students out and about. beautiful facilities (the campus recreation center, which was built to house … Continue reading the campus visit.
20070827_0002 Originally uploaded by mere2007…I updated the “upcoming” list on the sidebar. never ceases to amaze me how quickly the things I’m looking forward to (maybe I need to rename that section!) come and go. and right now, I am … Continue reading back to campus.
bookclub at patty’s Originally uploaded by mere2007…fun as always. my first meeting (in a while anyway – surely we’ve had huge crowds at some other point in our 10 year history?) leading the discussion with so many people. or maybe … Continue reading bookclub at patty's.
…at least for the next three weeks when I will be enjoying three (or four!) day weekends. and this seems a fine time to declare – I have very good intentions of blogging more regularly. I miss it. not that … Continue reading thursday is the new friday.
265/365 – blue skies Originally uploaded by mere2007…such a welcome sight! the pavement has dried and life is returning to normal. (sending best wishes to everyone who didn’t fare so well). Continue reading and finally, the sun.
264/365 – backyard pond Originally uploaded by mere2007…not quite yet, but we’re getting close. I missed the first few days of the non-stop rain last week, but I think this marks day 6. 12+ inches. and we’re past being ready … Continue reading a path for the ark.
257/365 – business trip Originally uploaded by mere2007 …the clothes are honestly the easy part! (except that I wanted to plan two days for wearing handknits…that did take a bit of thought!)this trip is a little harder since I’m going … Continue reading packing for a business trip.
…I’ve been spending a LOT of time knitting lately. like in a way that makes me wonder how people with any other obligations on their time ever manage to knit period. so I feel fortunate that my knitting bug bit … Continue reading the story of sunday.