Daily Archives: September 4, 2006


Every journey begins with a single step, and this journey began with a very familiar one. The first leg of my travel to China took me through Harvey Mudd College, to tie up loose ends, see old friends, and most importantly to prevent those friends from auctioning away all of the crap that I left in their storage room. The dorm was in great shape. Somehow, with our class out of the way, the dorm […]

Trains, Planes, and (no) Automobiles. Aug 31 to Sept 3



The summer of 2006 was known to many, or at least to me, as “The Summer of Rob”. The first three months were spent in Boston working for a small startup, enjoying one of the most vibrant cities in the US. The question that naturally arose was what to do between my time in Boston–which ended in mid August–and the start of Graduate school in mid September. Imagine my surprise when I learned that my […]

The Summer of Rob