Monthly Archives: July 2017

#tbt DeSmet 2015

Two years ago, this week, Kelly and I visited DeSmet, SD, one of the homes of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

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Watch groundbreaking of Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility live

I am looking forward to attending this in person! On Friday, July 21, a new era of physics in the United States will officially begin. The groundbreaking ceremony for the Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility will streamed live. Source: Watch groundbreaking of … Continue reading

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Gratitude (July 11 – July 17)

New shoelaces to replace my fraying old ones. Participating in the Downtown Master Plan open house (July 11) Community meal with friends Playing trains with the daughter of the community meal hosts Watching videos with her Physics lunch club at … Continue reading

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Gratitude (July 5 – July 11)

Our electrician removed unneeded cables from our house Important conversation with a colleague Having a job flexible enough for me to attend the town hall meeting by our lone Congressional representative Kristi Noem Enough interest to pack the town hall … Continue reading

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Gratitude (June 28 – July 4)

Rain for our garden (June 28) Watching Red Green with my wife Learning more about how to power the department telescope without an electrical outlet July 3 and 4 off from work Deciding on a cloud backup for our computers My wife’s … Continue reading

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Every dollar matched until midnight July 4

Whether we celebrate Independence Day proudly, think we have nothing to celebrate, or celebrate it as “Victory over Custer Day,” I hope we can all agree that the opportunity to bring freedom and justice to those who need it is … Continue reading

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