by Ann Abbott
New word: For-lough
Definition: When you do something "for" the community during your furlough day.
Example: Click here and here to see how this is playing out at the University of Illinois.
My first furlough day is Monday, February 15. I can't do community service that day, but since I have to take three more furlough days this semester, I will. I will also involve my children. I'll let you know how it goes.