Spring cleaning and buying

Got some stuff to get rid of this season? I found this amazing blog that lists where your goods can …

Community Gardens

Wouldn’t it be great to grow your own food in your apartment? Seems like I got stung by the gardening …

Medical school grading system?

I found this interesting article (requires free registration) about one medical school that changed their grading system to pass/fail and …

Mmm, tomatoes!

So as I sit here and stare at the delicious collection of cherry tomatoes collected from our neighbor’s plant (we’re …

Coupon clipping is for everyone!

Lookie at what I found, coupons online! I’m going to admit our past-time favorite moments is going to include finding …

CelebrAsian!

CelebrAsian was Saturday. I look forward to this time of year because it’s when all of the Asian people come …

Intro to figure drawing – a DMU elective

 Well, technically, it’s held at the Des Moines Art Center, just a few blocks down the road, and taught by …

Dare I say the “B” word…Boards!

Seems like second year students are hibernating in the library sitting in a deep trance with their face stuck in …

Bone marrow month

In recognition of Bone Marrow Month, I felt it would be appropriate to share my friend’s story about his battle …

Is anyone Audiobooking?

There’s a special membership deal at www.audible.com (or at least there was when I last visited) for books on audio! What a …

Where has that been?

 Gross! Stick this in your file of ‘things we shouldn’t have to tell you’ and note it!  I’ve witnessed people …

Earth hour – turn off your lights!

Last year, I celebrated Earth Hour with friends at my apartment playing the card game Spoons in the dark. We …