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From the Professor’s Desk – Newsletter and Shop “Marbles in a Jar” Products

(Image Credit here) Newsletter Sign up for the Marbles newsletter, which publishes halfway through the month starting September 2014. It’ll include the top articles from the past month, as well … Continue reading

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Hunter Nash – Social Justice and the “War on Black Men”: Ferguson, Missouri

  Weeks after the shooting death of 18 year old Michael Brown, the streets of Ferguson Missouri are relatively calm. The looting and violence which precipitated a military style response by … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Commentatulus – Profiles in History: John Flamsteed

The halls of scientific fame are littered with the portraits of great men and women who transformed our understanding of the universe. Glancing to your left you’ll behold the grandeur … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rosie Gamgee – Grammar Nazi: Homonyms

Hello my dear readers! Today I would like to offer just a few choice tidbits of grammatical folly for your delight. More specifically, those words that are commonly misspelled, causing … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Artemis Davidson – Frege: Sense and Reference

(Credit Image here) Let’s pretend that you didn’t know that Mark Twain was really a man by the name of Samuel Clemens. In such a case, you would be able … Continue reading

September 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Emperor – Quote of the Week: Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can’t … Continue reading

September 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deicona – Bugs

“For [wisdom] is an infinite treasure to men! Which they that use, become the friends of God, being commended for the gift of discipline.” Wisdom 7:14  “All wisdom is from … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dagny Taggart – Moments of the Month: August; Ice Buckets and ISIS

(photo credit here) On the Internet: the ice bucket challenge continues to spread, raising awareness for ALS. Donations from the challenge have topped $100 million. However, Catholics and the pro-life … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · Leave a comment
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