Sharon, who is staying for a month in St. Louis, is having her limited research time truncated even further thanks to the Day of Mourning. Just in case she's feeling guilty (Ha!) about not being in a mourning mood, there's this little list that I found on Iowa Citian John Deeth's blog.
Then we have Nicole and Dan, trying to set up an independent art-house cinema. Their living one of my dreams, you know, the one that seemed even more far-fetched than going back to school and trying to earn a PhD.