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Life Lists of One Kind or Another | A Tribute to Dr. Dick Beidleman

Posted in Bulletin Board

It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing of Dr. Richard Beidleman.  Dick, as we all knew him by, taught at ACES for about three decades, living at the Hodgson Professor House at Hallam Lake during the weeks he was teaching. With the same ease as he made life lists of birds, he also made a Professor House list for me every summer. It was basically a list of things that needed my attention and I believe Dick made such lists most everywhere he went – he just cared that much about the places where he worked and about the natural world he inhabited.

Backpacking with Kids: A Whole New Adventure

Posted in Kids' Corner

"Mami, are we there yet?"