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UND Teaching & Learning student, law faculty member honored with ‘Best Research Paper’ at international conference
University of North Dakota Teaching and Learning Ph.D. student Yee Han Chu, along with the UND School of Laws Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Bradley Myers, recently was recognized with the Best R...
7/29/13 at 3:28 PM UND Space Studies Department earns NASA-Johnson Space Center appreciation award 7/22/13 at 9:44 AM
UND Aerospace professor awarded division's first Fulbright fellowship 6/11/13 at 1:15 PM
Godfather of Charts
Below is one of thewinners ofthis year's Wonky Awards as posted in the Washington Post's Wonkblog. We re-post it here (without permission). Best use of graphs: Chris Coonss remembrance of Kent Conrad...
12/29/12 at 8:46 AM
Is Our Foreign Policy Ignorant of Middle Eastern Christianity? A Look at Orthodox Christianity in Egypt
Today, I thought I'd draw attention to something I would bet most Americans do not consider. Most Americans likely think of Islam if they happen to connect a religion to Egypt, but Christianity has be...
10/16/12 at 7:09 PM
Half of Americans don't understand what a year is
US mathematics and science K-12 education ranks 48th worldwide. 49% of U.S. adults don't know how long it takes for the Earth to circle the sun. China has replaced the United States as the world's ...
9/27/10 at 2:13 PM
No More Toys
A California community recently enacted a policy that essentially prohibits toys as a part of kids meals at fast food restaurants. In an effort to curb childhood obesity, the ordinance requires that m...
5/5/10 at 7:47 AM No More Toys 4/30/10 at 4:50 AM
thanks and new comments policy
Greetings readers! Firstly, I want to thank those of you who follow my blog regularly. I appreciate every time you take a few precious moments out of your busy day to read what's on my mind. When you...
9/26/09 at 4:41 AM