NSU’s Ireland honored by Southland Conference

NATCHITOCHES – Veteran Northwestern State sports information director Doug Ireland has been named the 2016 recipient of the Southland Conference’s Louis Bonnette Sports Media Award, to be presented during the Southland’s Football Media Day luncheon Wednesday at L’auberge Resort in Lake Charles.

The Southland’s award, named after longtime McNeese sports information director Louis Bonnette, is presented annually to an individual that has made an outstanding contribution in the field of sports information, print journalism, broadcasting or other media focused on

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Thanking Southern Indiana’s ‘community protectors’

JEFFERSONVILLE — Although the Vintage Fire Museum’s Law Enforcement Appreciation Day was set up nearly three months ago — prior to recent attacks on officers nationally — organizers say the time to thank them couldn’t be more relevant.

Saturday afternoon, the museum offered discounted admission and two presentations to honor local and national law enforcement. Board president Curt Peters said the inaugural event was originally borne out of some of the negativity against police in Ferguson, Mo., and Cleveland.

“There was already at that time some (negative) sentiment and we just wanted to share our appreciation and be kind of a counter

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Buffalo Museum of Science ‘Make It Up’ Summer Experience, ‘Stay Cool’ science promotion presented by M&T Bank

The Buffalo Museum of Science presents the “Make It Up” Summer
Experience, now open through the summer months.

Guests will use their own curiosity, and ingenuity, to dream up and
construct creations from the museum’s supply of cardboard, tape, scissors,
light and pegboards. The experience features engaging activities for all ages,
including spaces to “Build It Up,” “Link It Up,” “Tear It Up” and “Light It
Up!”

All activities associated with “Make It Up” are included with general
museum admission and free for Buffalo Museum of Science members.

In the “Build It Up” space, visitors are immersed in a supply

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Discounted admission, free movie toast museum’s anniversary

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Northeast Ohio’s museums offering special exhibits, discounted admission to draw RNC visitors

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MDDM studio proposes gridded MALI square museum wing

MDDM studio proposes gridded MALI square museum wing

MDDM studio proposes gridded MALI square museum wing

 

 

 

italian-german MDDM studio installs a grid within a grid for the ‘MALI square’ concept, created as entry for museo de arte de lima’s contemporary art wing competition. awarded an honorable mention among 387 total proposals, ‘MALI square’ emphasizes flexibility in answer to the city’s complex urban situation.


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MDDM’s work is, essentially, a gridded system that serves as connector between the museum’s historical exposition

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Creationist Ken Ham Offers Public Schools a Massive Discount to Bring Kids to His Ark Museum

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Attention, public schools!

Do you want to make your students significantly more ignorant for a rock-bottom price?

Well, you’re in luck: Creationist Ken Ham is offering public schools a big discount if they bring their kids to his new Ark Encounter museum on a field trip.

In response to a campaign from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FRFF) to convince schools to not bring their children to the museum, Ham has announced that

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Creationist Ken Ham Offers Public Schools a Massive Discount to …

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Attention, public schools!

Do you want to make your students significantly more ignorant for a rock-bottom price?

Well, you’re in luck: Creationist Ken Ham is offering public schools a big discount if they bring their kids to his new Ark Encounter museum on a field trip.

In response to a campaign from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FRFF) to convince schools to not bring their children to the museum, Ham has announced that

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