Mary Ellen EaganPresident & CEO
As President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of HMMH, Mary Ellen is responsible for providing strategic, innovative leadership…
I’m often asked what it must be like to be the child of a two-parent noise family (my husband is a member of the Acoustics Facility within the Environmental Measurement and Modeling Division at the U.S. Department of Transportation, Research, and Innovative Technology Administration, John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center. Here’s a sample.
We had ‘science weekend’ in our house (this, based on the theory that we did not ‘push’ science hard enough with the 12-year old when she was young – no time like the present to work on the 5-year old!). Most of the afternoon was devoted to making slime and other forms of goo, but we spent the evening doing a family hearing test (why, of course we have all the equipment in our house to do that!). Here are the findings:
Moral of the story: Turn your iPod down, and tell your kids to do so, too.