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Collegiate rower rows her way toward the Junior National Team


Marian graduate, Madalyn McKeone ’16, attended Creighton this school-year to study philosophy and law and compete with the Bluejays rowing team. She signed with the Bluejays last spring and has since found many great experiences as a collegiate athlete. 427 more words


Look back on 2017 part one

The first 3 months of 2017 are already over. Time flies because it feels like 2017 started like 5 days ago. In my defense, I had three busy months where I did a lot, but I did not read a lot. 222 more words

Tough news

In a non-departmental meeting the other day, I heard that our new department head might not be coming until January instead of August now.

I don’t know what this little thing has been so demoralizing for me.   116 more words


He felt now that he was not simply close to her, but that he did not know where he ended and she began.
– Leo Tolstoy…

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US home prices rose in January by most in 2 ½ years

WASHINGTON/March 28, 2017 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — U.S. home prices jumped in January from a year earlier at the fastest pace in nearly 2 ½ years, as a tight supply of houses for sale spurred bidding wars in many cities. 12 more words

Panicum virgatum–Switchgrass

Botanical Family Poaceae

Bloom Time July – February

Pollen Characteristics

Dispersal Unit Monad

Aperture Number 3

Aperture Type Compound

Ornamentation Echinate

Tectum Eutectate

Size (um)  6 more words

Exp. 1: Torque -Parallel Forces

For the first day of our lab, we studied the concept of “Torque”.

In the real world, forces are often not concurrent. They act upon different points on an object. 485 more words