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University works to prepare for severe weather

University works to prepare for severe weather

March 3, 2014

During National Severe Weather Preparedness Week from Sunday-Saturday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is inviting all people to “Be a Force of Nature” by taking part in severe weather preparations in coming months and advocating for others around them to do the same. In taking an...

Sochi Winter Olympics conclude while major LGBT issues continue

Sochi Winter Olympics conclude while major LGBT issues continue

February 25, 2014

Under Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and a symphony of fireworks, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach passed the Olympic torch to Pyongyang’s mayor, as Bely Mishka, the polar bear Olympic mascot, blew out Sochi’s Olympic flame. And with it died the Olympic furor rife with geopolitics, ...