Entrance to the ciity

Entrance to the ciity

I prefer to take the train to UIC and walk across campus, I get exercise and experience the fresh

John Coumbe-Lilley, PhD Program Leader

John Coumbe-Lilley, PhD
Program Leader

cut grass in the morning. I love to be among the first to breathe in and smell

mowed grass after the rain the night before.  Late spring on campus is inspiring. It feels lush in places to me and daily I find something to be inspired by because the new greening of the campus.

This morning I was inspired by the north west corner  intersection of Harrison and Halsted. The overhanging trees framed this Chicago landmark.

The Chicago skyline is world famous and looking through the flags and imagining the vision and effort that created it over many years was well…impressive. Well known teacher and comedian Susan Messing said in one her class, “be inspired. There’s inspiration all around us. Find it“. I did.