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On typing and typewriters

For many years I’ve quipped that Introduction to Typing and Driver’s Education were the two most valuable courses I took in high school. Actually it’s more than a quip. 835 more words

Higher And Adult Education

A Cardinal, A Crusader, and a Wildcat

I was sitting on my couch when I heard the news, “Valparaiso University Hires Matt Lottich as New Men’s Basketball Head Coach“.

Matt Lottich…the name rang a bell, but I wasn’t sure why…I continued to repeat it in my head…Matt Lottich…Matt Lottich…something was familiar about that name…Lottich…Lottich…Matt Lottich… 681 more words

Blog Posts

Valparaiso, George Washington meet for NIT title

Two elite junior forwards will meet at center court at Madison Square Garden on Thursday in the National Invitational Tournament final between Valparaiso and George Washington (7 p.m. 220 more words

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Learning about the 1916 Easter Rising

The 1916 Easter Rising was an armed insurrection centered in Dublin, and led by Irish Republicans who opposed British rule and sought to establish an independent Irish Republic. 196 more words


A view from the Garden

This 1940s wartime era photo prompts a nostalgic moment for me, even if I wasn’t around back then and my soggy sentiments have nothing to do with the picture itself. 452 more words


Shelbyville High School grad experiences NIT first-hand for first time


It’s March. For most people, that means planning events and trips around basketball games. But for Luke Simons, 2001 SHS graduate and current director of men’s basketball operations for Valparaiso University, March Madness comes with major responsibility. 918 more words

Sports & Outdoors

College Basketball Madness: Gridiron dreams with Rico Gathers, Big 12 tourney and midmajor bummers

Nicole Auerbach talks from the Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, where she examines how the deepest conference in the country is showing no letdown. Nicole also goes one-on-one with Baylor power forward Rico Gathers, who has his sights set on a career in the NFL and even looks to go in April’s NFL draft despite extended time away from the gridiron. 80 more words

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