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Students get chance to schmooz

By Mike Whitlaw, staff writer

On a cold, blustery Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at noon, and in the Robert H. Stephens room in Menard Hall, Schmozfest 2015 was beginning. 738 more words


Murals, art in unexpected places.

Downtown Springfield has an art program that I am loving. They are adding murals like this of Lincoln the Surveyor at various buildings adding a touch of art to the downtown capital. 168 more words

Landers Theater

Located in Springfield, Mo
Built in 1907, this four-story brick and Terra Cotta building has been in continuous use since it’s inception. In 1977 it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. 422 more words

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

For those of you who may not know, I am a huge fan of Abraham Lincoln. Okay; slightly obsessed, but in a good way! I could not give you any one specific reason why this is, it just is. 387 more words

Abraham Lincoln

Talking About Blooms, Lanterns, Suffixes and Agains

2015 resolution #8 was less time on Facebook, and so far I am succeeding wonderfully. However, I seem to have filled the newly available time with WordPress. 654 more words

Blogging Class

Paying Respects to Abraham Lincoln

I attempted today to write to a separate category, for my dream reader, on the subject of one of the travels I have taken. It became a much more daunting task than I expected, and I found myself trying to decipher a new form of web design instead of writing. 553 more words

Blogging Class