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Gratitude (Nov. 8 – 14)

Major cleaning and organization of our home office A student helping me fix an error with our Entertainment PC Learning how to transfer VHS tapes to digital format using our Entertainment PC Good food and conversation at our church’s weekly pot … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Nov. 1 – 7)

Attending 3 of the faculty forums for SDSM&T Presidential candidates Good and short meeting about our department website Dinner with my wife before band rehearsal My wife auditioned for a solo in our upcoming concert My student returned safely from … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Oct. 25 – 31)

Catching up with friends and their little boy Productive Institutional Board meeting Connecting my graduate student with other members of the collaboration Chicago style pizza with two graduate students Tasty appetizers before the pizza Catching up with other friends while … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Oct. 18-24)

Making apple crisp with my wife for friends Good conversation and catching up with friends over dinner Good meeting with student Meeting a member of the band I had not met before Borrowing a piece of equipment from a colleague … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Oct. 11 – 17)

Donating blood on campus Important information at the departmental staff meeting Physics Lunch Club at Sumo Ordering for my wife because her previous meeting was running late Learning about the Society for Creative Anachronism in Rapid City Green Dot training … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Oct. 4 – 10)

Watching Star Trek: Discovery with friends Wobbly Table meeting (around a non-wobbly table) at the new Dunn Bros. location Starting latest batch of sauerkraut Helping my wife cook a delicious batch of tortellini soup Carrots and kale from our garden … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Sep. 27 – Oct. 3)

Successfully performing surgery on a cassette to splice broken tape and recover most of the contentEffectiveness and simplicity of noise reduction in Audacity Making important decisions about the Physics curriculum in the future Important discussion about the history of “The … Continue reading

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UK commits $88 million to LBNF/DUNE in first-ever umbrella science agreement with U.S.

This is excellent news for our upcoming experiment in Lead, SD and a demonstration of how particle physics can foster international cooperation. The United Kingdom and the United States have signed the first ever umbrella science and technology agreement between … Continue reading

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Campus Community Fireball Run on campus tomorrow

Good Morning, Tomorrow, the Fireball Run is coming to Rapid City. If you haven’t heard of the Fireball Run, it is factual series that follows the story of 40 road warrior teams challenged with locating some of the most interesting, … Continue reading

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Gratitude (Sep. 20 – 26)

Physics lunch club at Kathmandu My wife’s flights back from Orlando were safe and punctual She received a ride home from a colleague Interesting discussion of one of the pieces in band rehearsal My flight to Minneapolis was safe and … Continue reading

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