Random Acts of Kindness Week runs from Feb. 10 -16. The goal of the event is to “inspire people to practise kindness and pass it on to others.” In other words, RAK Week is about being kind for the sake of being kind.
Dedication and determination are traits I admire. One of the most dedicated and determined people I’ve ever met is my friend Albertine. I lived with her and her family several years ago as part of an exchange trip to Africa.
Brent Mason was 47 years old when he went to university.
I would like you to meet Nathalie Brunet. She is courageous and she has the determination to test herself against a range of challenges. Her story and her accomplishments are inspiring.
Arigato. The Japanese use this word to say “thank you.”
I hope you are all having a great summer.
Can’t is a strong word. We whisper it to ourselves when we think we’re too old, too late or too stupid to follow our dreams.
Fear can be our shadow. It can follow us and be a dark voice who whispers, “Don’t do this,” and “Don’t do that,” It uses the most convincing tone. Fear is a master of seduction.
Pairie Post -
Inclement weather has postponed the kickoff at Market Square June 18.
By Ryan Dahlman —
Dr. Ron DePauw’s modesty keeps him from seeking limelight, however the accolades seem to continually be aimed in his direction.
His work with his SemiArid Prairie Agricultural Research Centre (SPARC) team has brought an impressive list of awards in his name which he added to June 20.