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Today’s Answer: The Fast and The Furious Winner: Diane Today’s winner is Diane!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Verb: Juxtapose  (JUCKS-tah-pohs) Definition: To place side by side, especially for comparison or contrast. Sample sentence: The exhibition was a chance to juxtapose Picasso’s early drawings with some of his later works.

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Researchers in Germany have coined the term “social jet lag” to describe the discrepancy between our biological clocks and the modern demands on our time. Keeping pace in society sometimes requires working indoors before dawn and late at night – practices that evolution does not equip us for. Not only does this discrepancy cost us […]

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Today is the today! Tickets to see Bill Nye talk at the Vandament Arena went on sale today at NMU EZ ticket outlets.  Nye is coming to speak on Thursday September 20th at 7pm and is organized by the Honors Student Organization.   The prices are $5 for NMU Students and $10 for the general public. […]

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Today’s Answer: Superman: The Movie Winner: Kim Today’s winner is Kim!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Adjective: Ecstatic  (ek-STAT-ik) Definition: Of, relating to, or marked by rapturous delight. Sample sentence: Naomi’s face was ecstatic as she accepted first prize in the essay contest.

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Two dietary supplements may be helpful in addressing age-related damage to the neck and spinal cord. Researchers at UCLA have shown that two natural compounds – curcumin in the Indian curry spice turmeric and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an omega-3 fatty acid found in fish oil – appeared to offset the effects of a spinal injury in […]

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Two Saturdays ago my favorite show in the whole wide universe Doctor Who started back up for a new season.  Last week I was a bit out of sorts (doing the news threw everything off for the week!) and I forgot to say but yeah, the new season started over the Labor Day weekend and […]

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Today’s Answer: Cast Away Winner: Trisha Today’s winner is Trisha!  She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Noun plural: Dundrearies  (dun-DREER-eez) Definition: Long, flowing sideburns. Sample sentence: Many of the Civil War reenactors were sporting dundrearies to give their costumes a look of authenticity.

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