- Senior tight end Brian Frett is the latest Carleton College Knight to be voted to the D3football.com All-Region Team as he was named a third-team selection. This is the seventh consecutive season that at least one Knight was named to ... more
Carleton News: The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Awards St. Olaf and Carleton $1.4 million Collaboration GrantThe Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded Carleton College and St. Olaf College a $1.4 million grant to support increased institutional collaboration. The award funds a four-year project to advance collaboration in library services, information technology, management operations, and academic ... more
- The Counterfactuals, a rock band comprised of three Carleton professors and a professor hailing from nearby St. Olaf College, have released their highly anticipated debut album. Entitled "Minimally Decent People," a digital version of the album is now available for ... more
- I wonder if putting this picture on Facebook would get me banned? Also, I wonder if mothers of twins may be able to especially relate to this picture of udder (sorry – had to) exhaustion? Because I only had one ... more
- Castro Valley….just like the rest of America.We did go to The Warf, watched football, got aglimpse of the Bay, bought a hoodie, (Christ itwas cold)…going back in Friday to meet an oldfriend. Everyplace is becoming ... more
- My usual first thoughts about what's going on behind the scenes involve corruption, self-serving deal making, and political plotting. It turns out that behind the scenes, or at least out of this American's purview, there are other, much better things ... more
- Skylar Tsutsui scored 20 points and Michele Arima added 16 points off the bench as the Carleton College women’s basketball cruised to an 80-53 triumph over St. Catherine University. Tsutsui and Arima each drained a quartet of shots from beyond ... more
- Shane McSparron scored a game-high 14 points to lead the Carleton College men’s basketball team to its second straight victory, this one a 62-53 non-conference victory over University of Minnesota-Morris.
- Richard Fausset, writing in the Los Angeles Times , offers an evaluation of the first year of Peña Nieto's presidency.
After president's first year, Mexico still a mess by many measures
To President Enrique Peña Nieto's supporters, his first year ... more
Rest in peace, Nelson Mandela.
Monday: Golden State Warriors at Charlotte Bobcats (4:00 PM PST on League Pass)
We’re getting the Homer Game out of the way early this week; an afternoon slugfest between my beloved Golden State Warriors ... more
- A while back I mentioned that I was going to do a TEDx Talk about my experience living with an anxiety disorder and its associated panic attacks. Well the event happened, I survived it and managed to pull off a ... more