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56 min ago | Workplace Prof Blog

Eighth Circuit Upholds Professor's Discharge

The US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit recently issued an interesting opinion which concluded that a physics professor at the University of South Dakota could be discharged for violating the university's "civility code."

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Related Topix: US News, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Des Moines Register

Looking Back: Runnells mayor says 'thanks' for tornado clean up in '74

Venbury, Terrace View, Centennial Place, Willow Brook and Eagle Ridge had homes in the home show.

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Related Topix: Runnells, IA, House, Mitchellville, IA, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Polk County, IA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Star Press

Berthamay (Bert) (Ofstad) Lyon, 86

Born and raised in Rapid City, SD, Bert earned her undergraduate degree at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD.

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Related Topix: Carmel, IN, Theater, Arts, English, IN, Classical, Mozart

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Watersblogged

SD Mines President Wilson Joins Science and Technology Authority Board

Effective July 1, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology President Heather Wilson joined the South Dakota Science and Technology Authority Board.

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Related Topix: South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Department of Energy, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard, Colorado School of Mines

Mon Jul 07, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Attracting Doctors To South Dakota

Pediatrician Jesse Van Heukelom is almost finished with his first year practicing medicine in Huron, so his medical school days aren't far behind him.

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Related Topix: Huron, SD, Willow Lake, SD

ContractsProf Blog

Eighth Circuit Upholds Constitutionality of Civility Clause in Termination of Professor

Christopher Keating was a tenure-track professor of physics at the University of South Dakota.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Watersblogged

SD Mines President Wilson Joins Science and Technology Authority Board

Effective July 1, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology President Heather Wilson joined the South Dakota Science and Technology Authority Board.

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Related Topix: South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Department of Energy, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard, Colorado School of Mines

Wed Jul 02, 2014

CBS Local

Physicist Offers $30,000 Reward To Anyone Who Can Disprove Climate Change

Physics professor and climate change expert Dr. Christopher Keating is offering a $30,000 reward to anyone who can disprove that man-made climate change is real.

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Related Topix: Physics, Science, Global Warming, Naval Academy, MD

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Stranger

Scientist Offers $10,000 to Anyone Who Can Scientifically Disprove Climate Change

A physics professor is so fed up with the claims made by "climate change deniers" that he has launched a " $10,000 Global Warming Skeptic Challenge ."

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Cleveland.com

60-Second Know-It-All: Custer and Little Bighorn

You don't need to be a professor of American history to feel the fascination of the story of George Armstrong Custer and the events of the Battle of the Little Bighorn.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Anthropology

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Mobridge Tribune Online

Hoop dancing workshop is Friday

The Cheyenne River Youth Project, along with the South Dakota Arts Council, will host a free hoop dancing workshop Friday at the Cokata Wiconi Teen Center Morgan Yellowhead Gymnasium.

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Related Topix: South Dakota

Newswise

Restoring Thyroid Hormones in the Heart May Prevent Heart Disease From Diabetes

Administering low doses of a thyroid hormone to rats with diabetes helps restore hormone levels in their hearts and prevented deterioration of heart function and pathology, according to a new study by NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Professor and Biomedical Sciences Chair A. Martin Gerdes.

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Related Topix: Circulation, Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Osteopathy, Heart Failure

TheBlaze.com

Want to Disprove Man-Made Climate Change? A Scientist Will Give You $10,000 if You Can

A physics professor is so fed up with the claims made by "climate change deniers" that he has launched a "$10,000 Global Warming Skeptic Challenge."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Mon Jun 23, 2014

ThinkProgress

Physicist Offers $10,000 To Anyone Who Can Disprove Climate Change

When not refuting the 97 percent of scientists who believe in human-caused global warming, climate change deniers often draw upon the conspiracy that it's is a fabricated theory invented by those in a position to gain financially or otherwise from efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, United States Naval Academy, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Ventura County Star

Jake David is The Star's Boys Track Athlete of the Year

ROB VARELA/THE STAR Ventura's Jake David is headed to the University of South Dakota, where the pole vault coach is Derek Miles, a three-time Olympian.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Friday Night Scoreboard

The American Outlaws were founded in Lincoln, NE back in 2007. Now seven years later there is a chapter in all 50 states, including the one growi... Rising water is an all too familiar site for people living in Union County.

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Related Topix: Lincoln, NE, US Governors, Dennis Daugaard

Tue Jun 17, 2014

Sunherald.com

Governor to speak at USD arena groundbreaking

The 6,000-seat arena will eventually be connected to the DakotaDome where most of the university's sports are currently played.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Dennis Daugaard

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