Before the Greatest Generation went off to war to save Western Civilization, they survived the Great Depression and played and followed high school football. How big was high school football in 1939 when the nation was on the cusp of WWII? It was so big that Paul Brown was a high school coach in Ohio […]
In the summer of 1961 Barbara and I went to Japan with a group of students from the Wesley Foundation Methodist Student Center at the University of California in Berkeley, California. This was a joint international work project with a similar companion group of Japanese Christian students from the Kansei Gakuin University in Tokyo.
(Provided to Lake Mills Leader for a feature in special graduation insert published in the 5/23/2019 edition of the newspaper.) This year Lakeside Lutheran High School theme celebrated “Decades of Faithfulness,” recognizing the completion of 60 years of education. During the summer of 2018, students kept busy. For the 16th year, the girls track team were […]
I’ve been to San Diego a number of times over the years, but my husband Craig never had. So when we found ourselves with a spare couple of days while we were recently in Los Angeles, we decided to drive down. We had a blast exploring the city and surrounding areas. If you’re looking to […]
John H. Knott was an American baseball player also known as Jack Knott.
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Kelli Yakabu – Co-chair I received my B.A. in English and American Ethnic Studies with a minor in French from UW in 2017. I had […]
What can you do with a History major? Just read about our four alumni who have featured in Bethel media stories this month: • A social worker at the International Institute of St. Louis, Lauren Peffley ’09 was profiled at Bethel’s website last week. Here’s how the story explains the connection between her undergraduate major […]
The idea for Memorial Day stemmed from one of the most trying times in the history of the United States. During the Civil War so many lives were lost that the U.S. had to create the first national cemeteries. By the 1860s some towns and cities had established traditions of decorating graves in the springtime.
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I intend to argue that there is premise for the existence of carnivalesque and hyperreality within Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds (2009). Inglourious Basterds can be considered cross-platform because it is accessible through multiple digital platforms, those being: Television, Amazon Prime Video, DVD, Screenplay Book, etc. My argument will address the historical inaccuracies present throughout the […]
Bryce Harper hit a home run for the second consecutive game on Sunday, but he’s batting .235 and he’s on pace for 218 strikeouts this year. He’s a better player than this, but he seems to have convinced himself that singles have no value in today’s game. Harper hit .330 in 2015 and .319 in […]
Bill Dodson was my dad. He died in 2008 at the age of 94. He was born in the Vanduser, Missouri area and his dad was a sharecropper and his mom was a homemaker. They had a whole bunch of kids, several who didn’t survive childhood. He lived most of his adult life in Blodgett. […]
What began as basic research into the name of a little known community in Richland Parish, Louisiana, led to the discovery of a man whose life story demonstrated great success; but ended shockingly different than I might ever have imagined. It is a story of much more than a place name, and one that I hope will now be around for a long time.