- When the news gets tough, the tough take control. No, that's not quite it.
Russia’s Putin signs law extending Kremlin’s grip over media
In a move that will significantly constrict Russia’s fast-shrinking space for independent reporting, Russian President Vladimir Putin ... more
- Junior Hart Hornor led the Carleton College men's cross country team with a top-10 individual finish at the UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational, helping the Knights to a top-13 team finish among a loaded field of nationally-ranked Division II and III teams. ... more
- The Carleton College women's cross country continues to assert itself as a regional and national power, and its latest performance at the star-studded UW-Oshkosh AAE Invitational was another step in the right direction. Junior Ruth Steinke ran a career-best time, ... more
Pro sports have always been tied up in financials, but lately it seems like we’re all being knocked unconscious by the Million Dollar Dream, exhausted from money-talk, and eventually passed out in our living rooms while the pro sports ... more
- The Knights are currently on a seven game winning streak, and rookie Lucy Stevens has been an integral part of Carleton's success. For her outstanding performance, Stevens received her first MIAC Volleyball Hitter-of-the-Week award.
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- Town + Track. 60 minutes. 9 miles.
Cool (43 degrees), sunny, and nice! Warm-up 2 miles plus 4x100 strides. Ran 2k-1600-1200-800-400 with slow 400 jog between each rep. Splits: 7:01, 5:33, 4:05, 2:40, and 74. Covered 8k in 30:27. Worked ... more
- Lisbon. 30 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy shakeout run.
Carleton Athletics: Men's Soccer: McGarrity Ties Career Goals Mark as Knights Draw with No. 15 WartburgJunior Branden McGarrity tied the Carleton College men’s soccer career goals record with a stylish second-half tally that earned the Knights a 1-1 draw on the home field of No. 15 Wartburg College.
- The Carleton College volleyball team claimed two more wins on Monday, as the Knights picked up match wins over Finlandia University (Mich.) and the University of Wisconsin-Superior at Mortorelli Gymnasium Monday evening. With the two wins, Carleton has now won ... more
Untitled from Colourscapes, 1991
- Over at Small Pond Science, I have a post today about how the events at last week’s Grace Hopper conference led to a discussion about better preparing our students to navigate less-supportive environments, particularly in jobs, internships, and research positions. ... more
It’s still preseason. I have been toying around with that word, preseason. For instance, I was ordering a whole pizza at my local ‘ria the other day, and I told the young woman where was taking my money, “Yeah, ... more