Oklahoma State University

"The very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common: instead of altering their views to fit the facts, they alter the facts to fit their views, which can be very uncomfortable if you happen to be one of the facts that needs altering." - Dr. Who

Fun or special times


With Mr. Popcorn in 2012.


At the Fiesta Bowl, 2012.  Stanford 38 - OSU 41

Having fun with some Swedish (and German) friends at the Apollo Theater in NYC, June 2009.  (The show was great, Amateur Night).

SchoolBoard Picture

For 2001-4, I am a member of the Board of Directors of the Rolla Public Schools. The caricature is the courtesy of Mr. Robert Forsee, Graphic Arts of the Rolla Technical Institute (RTI).

POLY Service

In 2002 I was pleased to receive the Distinguished Service Award from the Division of Polymer Chemistry, Inc. I am pictured with Bill Brittain and Tom Smith.

Floating on the Big Piney RiverOn the currentNorth Fork

Floating on the Big Piney River with my group, jumping into the Current River, or kayaking on the North Fork River are fun things to do. Click the image for a larger view.

EIU Parade


For Linda and I, being in the 2001 Homecoming parade at Eastern Illinois U. was fun. I was a big hit as a Distingished Alum, until we ran out of candy! Being honored by Professors Richard and Ellen Keiter was the real thrill for me.

7th Grade Girls BB-2002

I have had an interest in a certain girls basketball team over the years. Click here for more pictures of the girls. Here are the 7th grade girls, Champs at Jefferson City Tournament, 2001.

Curators' Metal

I guess I looked pretty serious when I got my Curators' Professor metal in 1994.


Occasionally I take a few days off to relax.


For about $10, you too can look like an astronaut.

Mt. Baldy

Climbing Mt. Baldy, CA, Spring 2003.

Rocky Mountain NP

Hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park, 7/04.

Avalanche Lk

Avalanche Lake, MT, 707. Sometimes I get lucky with pictures.