Be unafraid to speak your mind. That was exactly the sentiment that President Obama’s speech stirred in protesters sitting up in the stands at Notre Dame’s commencement. Shouting things like “Abortion is murder” and “Stop killing our children,” Obama’s speech was interrupted three times until they were taken away.
One word that Dr. Georgia Bazemore, assistant professor of history, uses to describe herself is radical. Her views on government, socialism and how women are treated in different cultures all have played a part in her extensive excavation work in Cyprus and now has earned the title of the first Jeffers Chertok Endowed professor in the college of social and behavioral sciences at Eastern.
Tammy Gibson beat a sex offender with a baseball bat last summer. The Tacoma, Wash. mother saw William A. Baldwin, a level-three sex offender, talking to her 10-year-old daughter. After seeing a flier with his picture on it, Gibson connected the dots and realized who Baldwin was.
Every New Year brings those well intentioned New Year’s resolutions. The prospects of losing weight, getting a higher GPA, starting a meditation program and other lofty ideas all seem to swarm people’s minds. Also on the gamut of things to do is, of course, celebrating the New Year.
If you’re not from the area or you just want to get out of Cheney for a while, River Park Square in downtown Spokane has what you need to get in style this season. “Whether you’re shopping for the hottest trends of the season or simply want to freshen up a professional wardrobe, River Park Square has the essential pieces for everyone this winter,” said Elizabeth Mills, marketing director for River Park Square.