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MLK Day

Monday was a very unusual day on campus. I use the word “unusual” quite intentionally, as it is the preferred word of our keynote speaker at the MLK Convocation service in our lovely Chapel on Valparaiso University campus. 268 more words

A Long Way Gone

Warren G. Hoger Track - Valparaiso, IN

Well this Horizon League series is going to much shorter than I originally planned.  Of the nine member schools, there are only three outdoor tracks.  Two of those three are brand new tracks and are not in any satellite mapping sites yet.   78 more words

Track And Field

Throwback Thursday: Math 14 and my pursuit of mathematical genius

As a political science major, my bachelor’s degree program at Valparaiso University included a set of distribution requirements covering basic liberal arts subjects. Among other things, I had to choose three mathematics and science courses, with at least one math offering among them. 463 more words

Nostalgia

20 Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Digital Commons: Part Four

Think you know everything you can do with Digital Commons? Think again. We’re constantly impressed by the hard work and innovation of our Digital Commons community, and we wanted to show off twenty of the many amazing and creative ways you’re using the platform to help support the needs of your campuses. 261 more words

Best Practices

My mortifying slip-and-fall near Stonehenge and the stoking of curiosity

I can thank a British sheep or two from 1981 for stoking my interest in this story:

In a piece for the Huffington Post, science writer Macrina Cooper-White reports on a potentially significant discovery near Stonehenge in Britain: 543 more words

Travel