THE NEW FORTY Fly high, fly far...
Today is the day.
Today a flock of my little birds will leave the nest and go off to their lives beyond college.
Today I will applaud their accomplishments and imagine what their bright futures will... Posted on 5/11/13 at 6:47 AM
NIE ROCKS Mother's Day Projects
Sunday, May12 is Mothers Day - a holiday that honors mothers for their love and dedication to their families. Mothers Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May each year. Here are some fun Mother'... Posted on 5/6/13 at 9:35 AM
HEALTH BEAT The ethics of medical job shadowing: Who benefits?
The patient was about to undergo surgery when the surgeon came into the hospital room with "a clan of about six 'student doctors'."
It was uncomfortable and embarrassing:
As the young students craned... Posted on 3/13/13 at 10:57 AM
NEW PLATEAUS Adventures in Subbing pt 1: From the Mouths of Babes
Because I'm yet to make millions from my blog, I decided to start working as a substitute teaching assistant (TA). Boy, do kids say the darnedest things.
It's a pretty common thing these days for tea... Posted on 11/1/12 at 9:31 AM
DULUTH, Minn. — We’ve all been told it’s a good idea to wash our hands. Researcher Tim Renier — a sophomore at Duluth East High School — has demonstrated just how good an idea it is. He found a statistically significant link between effective hand washing and school absenteeism.
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Regan Whitney is in no way plastic shy. With one credit and two debit cards, Whitney, a junior at Concordia College, feels she is a bit more financially literate than many of her peers.
BISMARCK — Students from North Dakota’s public universities will decide today whether they support the University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani.
Delegates from the 11 schools will meet in the Student Union at Bismarck State College during a regular meeting to discuss matters relative to the University System.
Dickinson State University has lost about 500 students since last fall, according to preliminary enrollment reports released Wednesday. There was a drop of about 200 students in the international program.
A development northwest of Interstate 94 and west of Dickinson sits in two school districts. Bickering over who gets the students — either Dickinson or South Heart — could ensue, officials said Wednesday.
Finding enough employees has not been an easy task for certain area businesses lately, but some establishments are engaging in a program that has attracted nearly 100 international workers to Dickinson.
Fifth-grade students from Lincoln Elementary look on in awe as Dickinson State University student April Robinson of New England, left, demonstrates “Old Foamy” during a science show in the advanced chemistry lab at DSU, Friday afternoon.
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