June 27, 2011
Thing 2 got to try his hand at big brotherhood. Toddler cousin is nearing 2, ripening well into his new roll. This means frequent exclamations of "No!", those wonderful assertions of independence at inopportune moments. We all know it's the parents who are put out. The toddler could care less. Thing 2 handled this tumultuous point in his cousin's life with skills that rivaled an expert CEO, vaudeville entertainer, and top-notch little league...
March 21, 2011
Enjoy a conversation with Jacqueline Novogratz, CEO of Acumen Fund and author of “The Blue Sweater.”
The event will be held 3:30 to 5 p.m. on April 20, at the Harrington Mansion and Event Center. Regular admittance is $25 for the public, $10 for SMU students or $20 for SMU faculty and staff.
Fred de Sam Lazaro, director of the Project for Under-Told Stories at Saint Mary’s University and a correspondent for The PBS NewsHour...
February 24, 2011
Welcome to our daily roundup of news; we’ll show you what we’re reading every morning, Monday through Friday -- from news sources regionally, statewide and around the country
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse faculty will still vote whether to unionize, although the timing isn't so good, Minnesota Public Radio says in a piece this morning.
"About 350 tenured and tenure-track faculty are voting Wednesday and Thursday on whether to join the American Federation of Teachers. Professors had hoped to bargain for smaller class sizes and higher wages," the story says.
November 15, 2010
Winona State University will host Winona Health CEO Rachelle Schultz at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, in Somsen Auditorium.
Schultz will discuss her path to becoming CEO as well as other career paths, and share information on Winona Health. Her successful working style includes performance improvement and team development.
March 26, 2010
Winona State University’s College of Business and Delta Sigma Pi present speaker Craig Culver, CEO of Culver’s restaurant franchise, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 31, in the Stark Learning Center Room 120.
Culver started “Culver’s Frozen Custard and Butterburgers” in Wisconsin in 1984 and now operates more than 400 franchises in 17 states and owns six of the restaurants by himself.
March 9, 2010
For younger and younger adults and children, self-mutilation is a way to forget about the real hurt in their lives--one young woman shares her painful and joyous journey
May 13, 2009
DHAKA, BANGLADESH — Today, I made a sanitary napkin.