High school seniors across the country will be receiving their college admissions letters this week, and with the dramatic increase in the number of applications this year many can expect to get the dreaded "thin envelope."
There are several states in the Midwest where successful entrepreneurial companies are charting the way for a new economy and demonstrating that high-growth entrepreneurship can happen anywhere when a region plays off its strengths.
Midwestern states like Michigan actually present excellent, yet overlooked, venture capital investment opportunities.
An orange tabby fond of a yellow cornfield was driven 700 miles in a red car to a blue state with smaller expanses of green.
I will keep my eye on my social experiment called "parenting" and wait to see what things my children take from their growing up experiences, and what they retain or abandon.
Those states that have swung red are our nation's manufacturing breadbasket, and their depressed areas need what liberals and environmentalists have been pushing.
I like to think Lincoln would have loved the sustainable farming and spirit of sharing that's rolling through the Midwest right now.
Being forced to work together to parent our children hasn't been all horrible. Seeing my ex apart from the cauldron of dysfunction that was our marriage has given me new insights into what makes him tick.
Hunting has a brutal side. Crippled birds not found. Blood trails and gut piles. Shooting accidents (my family has had its tragedies). It soon became clear to me as I wrote: tell the truth or stay home.
My updated tuna casserole begins with a rich, but not too rich, béchamel sauce and is rounded out by mushrooms sautéed in white wine with a hint of soy sauce, and a handful of fresh herbs.
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Hey, journalism industry: pay attention to us. College journalists, more so than any other enterprising bunch of reporters, have got the future of journalism figured out.
Despite representing roughly 33% of the population, less than 14% of venture capital dollars find their way to the Midwest to convert technology discoveries into new companies and jobs.
For some, it costs about as much as a Lexus. Every year. We've got 13 tips for you about how to get your money's worth out of college.
Reading our partners' papers, I'm not worried about the future of journalism. Rest assured it exists, en masse, typing away on college campuses around the country.