- Carleton jumped four spots to 17th in the latest Golf World/WGCA Division III poll. The Knights’ move is the largest in this week’s poll and comes on the heels of Carleton’s impressive T4th finish at the Washington University (St. Louis) ... more
The Warriors won their final game of the season last night, 116-112 against the Denver Nuggets, to move to 51-31 on the season. There was little of note regarding this contest — it featured the second and third units ... more
- Treadmill. 62 minutes. 9 miles.
Relaxed and easy run at 1.0% incline. Felt good.
- Standing Rock. 30 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy shakeout run.
- Short Abbe Hills + Treadmill. 59 minutes. 8 miles.
Chilly (30s) and windy. Extra slow and easy 6 mile run outside, then 2 miles on the treadmill. Felt a little stiff and tired.
- As the economy and government benefits tighten, can the political leaders maintain their legitimacy?
To save money, Iran ends popular cash payout program
In a bid to cut spending, the Iranian government has ended a massive cash assistance program and ... more
- Despite sending only a small contingent across town to compete at the Manitou Classic, the Carleton College women’s track and field claimed victories in five events at the unscored meet hosted by St. Olaf and attended by a half-dozen schools.
"Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity." -Kay Redfield Jamison
My students surprise me sometimes, at just how academic their play can be, when they seem so resistant to ... more
how many scales does this have? AphorismDon't look up
down is a lot closer.If I wasn't so drunk...oh,...(minimalist)Babay
Here in Washington D.C., the professional basketball team is heading back to the playoffs for the first time in six years. Their squad consists of youngsters brimming with potential and steely defensive veterans. It is led by a budding ... more
- Thinking about next year's elections in Nigeria might be wishful. If the capacity of the government to maintain law and order continues to diminish, someone(s) offering powerful remedies might win enough crucial support (i.e. military leaders) to replace the regime. ... more
- It's interesting that everyone seems to know about " moches ," but that no one has been involved with such schemes.
And it's also interesting that all the accused, so far, are associated with PAN, the main rival to the ... more
- The snow that fell on Monday (4/14) still lingers in shady places this morning, reminding us that we are still firmly in winter's grasp. On the weekend, we saw through her fingers, tasted what it will be like when we ... more
- The Carleton College men’s tennis team defeated neighboring St. Olaf College, 6-3, in a hard-fought contest at the Bell Field Courts. With the result, the Knights clinched a spot in the six-team conference playoff to be held later this month.
Carleton Athletics: Women's Track and Field: Amelia Campbell picks up first outdoor track & field awardCarleton College's Amelia Campbell won the heptathlon at the CSB-SJU Invitational last weekend with a new school-record score that ranks No. 1 in both the MIAC and all of Division III this season. For her latest record-breaking performance, Campbell was ... more
- After a pair of nail-biter walkoff wins on Sunday, the Carleton College baseball team’s bats lit up in a dominant display to win both games of a non-conference doubleheader against Finlandia University by final tallies of 14-0 and 14-5.