- Indoor Track. 68 minutes. 10 miles.
Started at 6:10 AM. Easy run with mile splits: 7:23, 7:00, 6:54, 6:52, 6:52, 6:49, 6:49, 6:47, 6:43, 6:31. A little tired but overall felt fine.
- In its final tune up for the MIAC Championships, the Carleton College men’s track and field team competed at the Ole Open Qualifier, held across town at St. Olaf College. Even with some of the squad’s top runners taking a ... more
- First-year Patton McClelland aided in a thrilling doubles win and then dethroned the reigning MIAC Player-of-the-Week in singles as the Carleton College men’s tennis team dispatched Bethel University by an 8-1 margin.
- The Carleton College women’s tennis team bounced back from its first loss of the season with a 9-0 victory over MIAC opponent Bethel University. Molly Hemes and Joyce Yu both recorded victories during singles and doubles action.
- This afternoon, the Minnesota State Patrol and Dakota County Sheriff’s office notified Carleton College officials that three of its students had been fatally injured in an automobile accident in Dakota County, less than three miles from the Carleton campus. The ... more
- O Carleton, our alma mater,We hail the maize and blue.Thy name is ever dearest,Thy children ever true.O Carleton, our alma materTo thee we sing our praise.To thee we FIGHT,To thee we pledge ... more
Miss Guy: Money & Losing, the New York Knicks
The Knicks may be having the most disappointing season in the league this year. Of the 30 franchises, the Knicks have a better record than seven of them. The difference ... more
- Marty Baylor, Assistant Professor of Physics, has been granted a prestigious Single-Investigator Cottrell College Science Award from the Research Corporation for her project “Optimization of Index Contrast in Diffusive Photopolymers Able to Create Waveguides and Fluid Channels in Optofluidic Devices.” ... more
- Dismantling the wall: Hassan Rohani has changed the mood in Iran. But he faces opposition
Hopes that an economy long hampered by international sanctions may soon grow again have been rising ever since the election last June of President ... more
- Indoor Track. 67 minutes. 10 miles.
Warm-up 3 miles, then workout with Marie. 4x1600 w/ 60 sec rest in 6:03, 6:03, 5:51, 5:54. Then 4x200 w/ 200 jog: 39, 37, 37, 36. Cool-down 2 miles. Felt pretty good.
- Indoor Track. 22 minutes. 3 miles.
Easy shakeout run.
You may be familiar with Jun’ichirō Tanizaki’s essay In Praise of Shadows (1933). But were you aware that Tanizaki had a predecessor in the form of a Meiji period crank? I think not! Kaiseki Sata was a Shin ... more
- In about three weeks I'll be working in an open air market in Kampala, Uganda.
I'm there to learn about bio-fortified orange sweet potatoes and think about how to use behavioral economics to get more babies to eat them. This ... more
- Carleton College invites the public to celebrate the musical heritage of Mali with a performance by Trio Da Kali on Monday, March 3 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the Great Hall. These three acclaimed musicians hail from the Mande ... more
Carleton News: Carleton presents special screening of the acclaimed documentary film, “The Girls In The Band”Carleton College will host a special screening of the acclaimed documentary film, “The Girls In The Band,” on Tuesday, March 4 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Weitz Center for Creativity. The film tells the fascinating and inspiring stories ... more
- The Carleton College Orchestra will present their winter concert on Friday, March 7 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall. Directed by Hector Valdivia, the program will feature Britten’s Four Sea Interludes and Sibelius’ Symphony No. 5 in ... more
- With the 86th Academy Awards just around the corner (Sunday, March 2), Musicology Now recently published an essay by associate professor of music Andrew Flory about Best Documentary nominee, "20 Feet From Stardom." An audience favorite around the globe, the ... more