In 1943 Paul H and Margaret G Weaver purchased this home on windy hill "Tate Paha" in Faribault MN. A fading Kodacolor print, captures the east side of the limestone home, built by a French Canadian Miller in ... more
- Way back in 1954, President Dwight D. Eisenhower proposed lowering the voting age in the USA to 18. In the 1960s, largely because of the political pressure of the draft and anti-war protests, the 26th amendment, lowering the voting age, ... more
- Carleton College is pleased to host the 33rd International Conference of the Haskins Society, a three-day gathering focused on all dimensions of medieval history. Featuring panels and lectures on medieval archaeology, manuscript studies, art history, history and literation, the conference ... more
- A new exhibit in the Carleton College Laurence McKinley Gould Library explores medieval manuscripts and how medieval peoples produced and derived meaning from word and image. The “Process of Illumination: Word, Image and the Scribal Imagination in the Middle Ages” ... more
- Are you familiar with the many local races that will be on the ballot come November? Want to meet the candidates who may end up deciding Northfield's future? Join us on Thursday, October 30th from 7 to 8 p.m. in ... more
- David LaRochelle !
- Already a solid performer in the classroom, Carleton College men’s soccer player Jordy Cammarota stepped up his play this season and was voted to the 2014 Academic All-District team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
- When I began learning about Nigeria in the early '60s, there seemed to be great optimism for the new country. That optimism disappeared in civil war and military government. I sensed a lot of hope in the academic and journalistic ... more
- Despite out-shooting their hosts by a 17-8 margin, the Carleton College women’s soccer team was forced to accept the result of a second consecutive scoreless draw, this one coming at the University of St. Thomas.
Carleton Athletics: Volleyball: Knights Playoff Hopes Dashed in Senior Night Loss to No. 9 St. ThomasLucy Stevens (Fy./Portland, Ore./Oregon Episcopal School) claimed a career-best 22 kills and hit .429, while Karen Halls (SR./Edina, Minn.) added 11 kills in her final home match, but the Carleton College volleyball team fell in a three sets (25-22, 25-22, ... more
- Zappa means hoe in Italian. Jacopo told me that. Jacopo is Jacopo Franzoni, a fan of all composers named F. Zappa - of which there have been two. One was Frank Zappa, famous composer and rock star guitarist of the ... more
- "Gun control? We need bullet control! I think every bullet should cost $5000. Because if a bullet cost five thousand dollars, we wouldn't have any innocent bystanders." -Chris Rock
I don't claim to know much about politics, and when ... more
- I saw a man playing spoonson a street in Columbia, SouthCarolina, on a corner. I don’tremember why I was there atthat exact moment, not far frommy house. A magician of a minorchord…it wasn’t ... more
- Lisbon. 30 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy shakeout run.