The “Week of the Scholar”events planned

 “The Week of the Scholar” is a National Panhellenic Conference-sponsored celebration of scholarship within the sororities on campus. According to Katy Schwartz, Panhellenic president, this is an opportunity to focus on the organizations’ core value of scholarship and create a network of scholarship within the group. It will run from Nov. 12-16, and several events […]

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Annual instructors writing showcase held

  The stories, formats and topics were diverse but the common thread at the Prairie Lands Writing Project presentation “Writing Teachers Write VI” was talent. Tom Pankiewicz, assistant professor of English and the PLWP institute’s director selects the people who will read their work primarily from participants in the PLWP summer program. “The hard part is […]

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Outdoor semester is full of adventure

There is an alternative to the usual general studies program with less sitting in classrooms, less listening to lectures and writ­ing isolated papers.  It’s called the outdoor semester and while it includes classes, you also get to travel to outdoor settings while you are learning. According to the brochure, students “learn how the land shaped […]

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