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$1.50 a day for food
Maybe you've heard about the upcoming "Live Below the Line" campaign, which is designed to raise awareness about global poverty. Thousands of financially well-off people around the world have promised...
4/23/13 at 2:44 PM Did you know it's World Food Day? 10/16/12 at 3:19 PM
Twists And Turns
Are you ready for the 2013 racing season? The Racing Life is. But with all the snow STILL on the ground here in North Dakota is seems like spring will never get here. So to get you in the mood... we m...
4/7/13 at 1:19 PM Back To RRVS 6/17/12 at 2:07 AM
Watch Episode 7 Now! 2/18/12 at 6:00 PM
Verse and vibe: World Poetry Reading launches 44th UND Writers Conference to full house
The University of North Dakotas 44th Annual Writers Conference kicked-off Tuesday, March 19, to a jam-packed room for the annual World Poetry ...
3/20/13 at 3:08 PM World Poetry Reading to launch 44th UND Writers Conference March 19 3/15/13 at 10:22 AM
World Trade Center Attack survivor to speak at UND for first Delta Gamma Ethics Lecture March 25 3/4/13 at 3:51 PM
Regis, Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Katharine McPhee visit "Rachael Ray" next week!
Monday February 25th: Dr. Sanjay Gupta - Its our first-ever Toast-Off! Chefs Sunny Anderson and Ryan Scott go head-to-head using only one appliance to make a gourmet mealthe toaster oven! Then coul...
2/22/13 at 3:57 PM A 24-Hour Stress Cleanse; next week on "Dr. Oz"! 2/21/13 at 5:49 PM
Shocking things you never knew about fast food; next week on "The Doctors"! 2/15/13 at 3:07 PM
Assorted Church History News
Today, while taking a break, I came across some very intriguing articles that I share with you all here. I realize that is not why one comes to this site typically, but in this case, I hope you'll exc...
2/19/13 at 10:34 PM The First Byzantine World History to be Published Online 11/21/12 at 11:55 PM
Notes on Continuation: the "Jesus' Wife" Saga and Parish Studies 10/20/12 at 10:25 AM
Be a World Changer ONE Person at a Time
If each of us made it our mission to be reaching out to at least one person every day or even every week the world would be a much better place. Instead we have a tendency to wonder what kind of a dif...
2/13/13 at 6:47 PM Be a World Changer: ONE Person at a Time 2/13/13 at 1:35 PM
Honesty -- It's Still a Lonely Word
Note: This post is simultaneously published at This Woman Writes, the new name and new location of Middle Aged Plague. Transition -- it's never easy. I just finished reading one of those inspirationa...
1/24/13 at 6:31 PM Three Simple Steps to Solving the World's Problems 10/31/12 at 4:15 PM
Jack Morris Falls Short on 2013 HOF Ballot
St. Paul, Minnesota, native Jack Morris finished with 385 of 569 possible votes today for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. This was Morris' 14th year on the ballot, leaving him just one more ...
1/9/13 at 2:59 PM 1987 World Series: Games 3, 4, & 5 1/8/13 at 10:26 PM
25 Years Ago: The 1987 World Series 1/2/13 at 12:34 PM
An E Ticket Semester...
Today was my first day of teaching in the Spring 2013 semester. In the spring I teach two of my favorite classes - Disaster Response and Business Continuity & Crisis Management (BCCM). These class...
1/8/13 at 10:34 PM Our collective scar to bear... 9/11/12 at 5:01 AM
The 3rd Annual STEM Cosmopolitan Soiree 5/19/12 at 6:20 PM
Trouba leads post-gold song this year
Michigan defenseman Jacob Trouba led what has become the traditional post-gold U.S. World Junior song. If you remember, UND's Danny Kristo led the song when the Americans won gold three years ago in S...
1/7/13 at 4:20 PM Grimaldi stars as U.S. wins gold 1/5/13 at 10:36 AM
U.S. upsets Canada, will play for gold 1/3/13 at 7:15 AM
Christmas Time is a New Plateau
For as long as I can remember, the Christmas season has always resonated something deep within me. As a boy in northern Minnesota, it was Christmas programs at school and church, the music on the rad...
12/22/12 at 10:31 AM The Future is Bleak 3/2/12 at 7:52 PM
We have our man for the job! Now let's get to work! Thoughts on the US Elections
What does it take to become the President of the United States? And what does it take to ensure that the man you voted for is elected to office? These are the questions I've been asking myself ever...
11/7/12 at 5:40 AM Dresden Neumarkt: The Medieval Market 12/23/11 at 7:04 PM
Flensburg Files News Flyer 29 November, 2011 11/29/11 at 6:55 AM
So Much Burlap-So Little Time...Old Chairs Made New Again
Seriously. Would anyone in their right mind tackle a project like this? Looking back at the sprung springs I have to wonder if I actually was in my right mind at the time of taking on this chall...
10/11/12 at 9:43 AM
Baby Pee and Apple Tree
My little boy peed on me twice in one diaper change. Speaking of the 16th letter, by drawing a shape with some semblance to the letter P and applying Illustrators 3D Revolve effect, youll get what a...
9/24/12 at 8:03 PM
A New Old World Record
Nearly 100 years ago, on July 10, 1913, a temperature reading of 134 degrees was recorded at the Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, California. At the time that was the highest temperatures recorded wit...
9/13/12 at 10:09 AM Forecasting the War 4/6/12 at 8:47 AM
Deserts and Hurricanes 7/8/10 at 4:19 AM