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    News Briefs

    Carleton, Macalester College Professors Receive Joint Grant, Carleton to present choral celebration March 3 and Joint Purim-Holi celebration to be held March 3

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    Security Blotter

    Week of Feb.22 - Feb. 29, 2012

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    Year-round Arb species make themselves heard

    The frequent chirping of birds is absent as the prairie longs for their song.  But even in its silence the arboretum is deceiving.  After all, not all birds fly south.

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    Security Blotter

    Security Blotter for Week of Feb. 16 - Feb. 23, 2012
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    Experience and Energy Audit

    Another auditor checked out the furnace and the water heater. She was shocked to find an 80 gal water heater, which is double the size of most water heaters. This would be a major source of energy consumption since 80 gal would have to be continually heated.

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    ArbNotes

    Have you ever stood in the prairie in the Lower Arb and imagined that you were seeing the land before European settlement, that it stretched in all directions, and that if you walked over the next hill, you might see a herd of bison?

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    Security Blotter

    Week of Feb. 9 - Feb. 15, 2012

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    News Briefs

    Carleton Players Present “Farragut North”, Celebrate the Season at the Northfield Winter Stomp!, Wynia Memorial Lecture To Address Brazil’s Success, Carleton Students' Annual Performance of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues to Benefit The Hope Center

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    GreenSpace: Energy Audit: How Much Power do you Use?

    Green Wars has started! Now that you are (hopefully) being more conscious about the energy choices that you make, you may be wondering how much power various appliances actually use.

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    ArbNotes

    Two weeks ago, Arb naturalists were joined by retired Arb Manager Myles Bakke for a winter turkey tracking outing, but it was also the first time I bore witness to some remodeling undertaken by a family of beavers.

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    Green Calendar

    Green Wars, an energy saving competition among dorms, will take place 7th & 8th week. There are  many events planned during this period, so make sure to check them out!

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    Secruity Blotter

    10:45 pm  A fire alarm was reported at Nourse Hall.  An overzealous student had activated a hallway pull station.  No fire.