To round off spring break, UND’s Mechanical Engineering depar tment took a team of sophomores to Las Vegas to compete in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Student Design Competition. Dominic Todd, Austin Kilene, Isaiah Klingfus, Nick O’Reilly, Kevin Kilbride, Jared Hibbison, and their coach Dustin McNally took 2nd place, landing them a spot at ASME’s International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition in the fall This year, competitors designed a robot to complete a Pentathlon. The robot must lift a weight, throw a tennis ball, hit a golf ball, sprint 10 meters, and climb stairs. “UND was neck and neck with Colorado School of Mines on many events, but they had an issue on the…
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Cleveland State University (CSU) has adopted an “Expressive Activity Policy” to clarify and safeguard the free speech rights afforded to its students under the First Amendment. The CSU policy, adopted November 30, 2015, uses the same language as the policy that was previously developed in a collaborative effort between FIRE and the University of Toledo (UT), a result that FIRE finds to be both commendable and satisfying. Torch readers may remember that in September 2014, a group of students at UT was prevented from peacefully protesting at a campus lecture given by former presidential advisor Karl Rove. FIRE wrote to …
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10 Tips For A Creative Life
10 Tips for a Creative Life Follow Experience Life at @ ExperienceLife The creative life is fraught with worries, doubts and other challenges that can easily cause a person to avoid creating Its challenging to work on a novel for years in a world already filled with books or to share another image when it seems everybody is a photographer. When we do work that doesnt turn out, we might feel frustrated or sad. When we dont know how to complete a project, we might feel anxious or defeated. Here are 10 tips for bravely manifesting your potential, creating deeply and regularly, and living your life as an everyday creative person. 1. HONOR THE CREATIVE PROCESS Many people claim to love the process, but nobody likes the idea of spending two years on…
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