Not As Durable As My Students…

Well, my grandson Lennon is on the mend, but his mother and I are sick now.  Go figure. I guess that is how these things go. His mother has the flu and has to where a mask around the house to avoid infecting Lennon. I have an excruciatingly raw sore throat with a gross post…
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Free Money And A Wealth Of Information – Need I Say More?

I ran across a great program last week during my regular website travels.  I already shared it with my students because to me it is essentially free money.  I say essentially because there are requirements that go along with participating in the program and restrictions on how you can use the money you get from…
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Congratulations To Our Graduates!

This evening I will attend a celebration in honor of one of our doctoral candidates who received her Ph.D. at NDSU’s Winter Commencement this past Friday.  The celebration was originally scheduled for Friday, but a Bison win the week prior necessitated a shift of plans.  It is difficult for other social engagements to compete these…
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This Is Exactly The Thing I Fear…

The older I become, the more I find myself sharing my unsolicited advice with younger folks.  I have become one of those matronly ladies that I recall from my youth – ladies who act like your mother, but aren’t.  While I recall being polite in regard to receiving advice from these ladies, I do not…
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Take A Seat Good Citizens…

I do not know Jim Jonas personally, I only know of him.  Jonas is the West Fargo High School coach who was recently told he had to resign or face additional punitive action in regard to another coaching position.  I do not know what Jonas did to warrant this action.  I surmise the West Fargo…
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