- Over break, the Carleton men’s golf team participated in the 44th Marine Federal Credit Union Intercollegiate Golf Championship at the Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune in North Carolina. The Knights finished 10th out of 14 teams and junior Ned Rohrbach ... more
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Sylvie Scruggs is the heroine of this series, and she’s a lot like her name: interesting, energetic, and a little rough around the edges. In The Best Friend Battle , ... more
- Before 1949, the Communists in China made a big deal of gender equality. Even through the Cultural Revolution, women often held positions of power. Now, not so much.
A bad day for women: A round-up of women’s-rights activists suggests a ... more
- Town + Track. 66 minutes. 10 miles.
Chilly (40 degrees), sunny, and breezy. Warm-up 3 miles plus 4x100 strides. Then 8 x 1k w/ 45 sec rest: 3:29, 3:28, 3:27, 3:27, 3:26, 3:26, 3:25, 3:24 (avg. 3:27.07, rest avg. 44.58 ... more
- Lisbon. 47 minutes. 6 miles.
Extra slow and easy run.
- After starting the season with games in Texas, Illinois, and Arizona, the Carleton College baseball team got to play its first contests within the state of Minnesota and opened the MIAC schedule with a sweep at Augsburg College by scores ... more
- Carleton College’s Hayden Tsutsui had a big finish to his team's spring trip to Arizona and made program history in the process. He was 9-for-12 (.750) with four runs, three RBI, three doubles, two walks, and a home run in ... more
- Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show
South African comedian Trevor Noah is to replace Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, the New York Times reports.
The 31-year-old made his debut as a contributor ... more
- Born Margaret Mary Glessner, my mom preferred Peg. Here she is during her college years with her father, Harry Chappelear Glessner, (Born Fredrick Glessner).From p 25 of Peg's Rememberings "I am very thankful that my parents wanted ... more
- When you have the rightingredients and time to prepareand know what you are doing.It’s not just about food.It’s about teaching, fighting,creating art or science…Whatever humans are capableof. The Buddhists call it auspicious ... more
Carleton News: "Swing Low," a collection of unique hanging landscapes, opens in the Perlman Teaching MuseumArts staff at Carleton College are busy installing a new exhibit in the Perlman Teaching Museum that literally ‘hangs’ in the Braucher Gallery. “Swing Low,” opening Friday, April 3 and on display through May 3, features sculptural works from four ... more
- Thursday, April 2, from 5 to 6 p.m., University of Amsterdam history professor Dienke Hondius will present “Mapping Urban European Histories of Slavery” at Carleton College in Leighton Hall Room 304.
Carleton News: Sweet Honey in the Rock’s Ysaye Maria Barnwell presents Convocation and Community SingFriday, April 3, Carleton's convocation series returns with a special presentation by Sweet Honey in the Rock’s Ysaye Maria Barnwell. From 10:50 to 11:50 a.m. in the Skinner Memorial Chapel, Barnwell will present “Building Vocal Communities,” a lecture that traces ... more
- Short Abbe Hills Loop. 59 minutes. 8 miles.
Chilly (30s) and nice. Slow and easy pace plus 8x100 strides.
- Treadmill. 82 minutes. 12 miles.
Easy run down to 6:39 pace. Felt pretty good. [Week: 78 miles]