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Calling Dr. Abi

Finally, my cell phone is starting to quiet down—and trust me, I’m not typically this popular. For the past week, I’ve morphed into Dr. Abi Aghayere’s personal secretary. You may have seen Aghayere in the news recently. He’s been hard to miss. Aghayere is a civil engineering technology professor who specializes in bridge safety. So, more »

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Journey across America—Part VII

Guest blogger Breanna Dobbe relays more of her reflections as she continues her charity ride across the country as part of Bike and Build: We just crossed over the Utah-Arizona border into Kanab, Utah, and it is really pretty and the ride was excellent. We spent two days on the North Rim of the Grand more »

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Journey across America—Part VI

Bike and Builder Breanna Dobbe checks in with the latest version of her guest blog, as she continues biking across the country: The last week has been very big on thinking. I had to ride in the van on the last ride day because I managed to get a second-degree sunburn on my chest—blisters and more »

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Journey across America—Part VI

RIT student and guest blogger Breanna Dobbe checks in this week from New Mexico, as her journey continues. Breanna is part of a team called Bike and Build and is biking across the country—stopping to do charity work along the way. Stay tuned for more updates: In the last 4-5 days we have managed to more »

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Journey across America—Part V

Guest blogger and Bike and Builder Breanna Dobbe checks in again with an update from July 13. Keep checking back for more updates from Breanna’s journey: It’s about 6:15 a.m. and I’ve already been up for two hours. We have a 90-mile ride ahead of us today from Wichita Falls, Texas, to a small city more »

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Journey across America—Part IV

Our guest blogger, Bike and Builder Breanna Dobbe, checks in with her latest entry. This blog was originally written July 5, but email difficulties prevented me from getting it posted until now. Stay tuned for another update later in the week: In the last three days alone we’ve ridden at least 300 miles. Yesterday I more »

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