| Sep 2, 2012
| 4:39 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 3 million students will start college this fall. What sage advice would you offer someone stepping onto campus for the first time? Here are recommendations from some former freshmen with valuable experiences to share....
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:31 AM
Love of 4-H
Anyone who has been involved in the Emmet County 4-H program over past three decades knows Diane Brazier and looks up to her as the woman who has made the local 4-H program what it is today.
As Emmet County 4-H program coordinator, Diane has...
| May 31, 2012
| 11:57 AM
JUAN ULLOA, incumbent
Resides: El Centro
Contact: Campaign e-mail or phone number: None provided, but does have a campaign-centric page on Facebook; business e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
Education: Bachelor of Arts,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:38 AM
If you're American with an average-sized head, your noggin is likely bigger than your ancestor's was seven generations ago.
That's the implication of research by Richard Jantz and colleagues at the Forensic Anthropology Center at the University of...
| Jun 20, 2012
The following area students recently were awarded Bachelor of Arts degrees from St. Mary’s College of Maryland:
• Ryan Bass of Frederick, Md., graduated with a major in history.
• Lauren Bennett of Frederick graduated with a major in...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 6:19 PM
Pediatricians and researchers have long recommended crib sleep as the safest infant sleeping arrangement to prevent sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS.
But University of Notre Dame anthropology professor James McKenna says he has uncovered...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating after a human skull was discovered in White River on the south side Sunday night.
According to the police report, an officer responded to the intersection of W. Raymond Street and Bluff...
| Jan 17, 2012
Elizabeth Brumfiel, a widely recognized scholar in the field of feminist archaeology who studied Aztec culture, examining not only the functional and economic significance of ancient relics but what scholars learned about changing gender roles and...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Scientists are claiming they have discovered a new species of monkey living in the remote forests of the Democratic Republic of Congo -- an animal well-known to local hunters but until now, unknown to the outside world.
In a paper published Wednesday...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:28 PM
About 30,000 people stepped through the doors of Howard County's new nature center last year, and county officials plan to celebrate Sunday with a first birthday bash.
Since the James and Anne Robinson Nature Center opened off Cedar Lane in Columbia last...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:32 PM
As political campaigns gear up for the final push to November, we are about to be subjected to a propaganda onslaught of epic proportions. Making an intelligent choice among candidates will take discipline.
Some campaigns will actually impart the...