Kyle Shack

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Welcome to Fall!!

It’s time to officially kick off the fall semester!  This message includes important updates about our September 12th meeting, your first fall assignment, and important administrative tasks that require your attention.   All this information (and much much more) can be found on this website In fact the immediately curious can find out ALL that we will doing …

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July 22 • Day 11

Today in History This Day in History 1784 Friedrich Bessel is born, German mathematician and astronomer. Determined distance to a star & discovered unseen astronomical objects merely through their gravitational force. 1844 William Archibald Spooner, English priest and scholar is born. Father of the spoonerism.  1894 The first ever motor race is held in France between the cities of Paris andRouen. 1934 …

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July 21 • Day 10

Today in History This Day in History 1873 At Adair, Iowa, Jesse James and the James-Younger Gang pull off the first successful train robbery in the American Old West. 1902 Willis Carrier creates the first air conditioner in Buffalo, New York 1925 Scopes Trial: In Dayton, Tennessee, high school biology teacher John T. Scopes is found guilty of teaching evolution in class and fined $100. 2007 Harry Potter …

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