August 27, 2012

Thingies: Minnesota writers, ‘Behold the Monkey,’ science fiction opera

‘Round these parts Louise Erdrich was honored for her contributions to the preservation of the Ojibwe language last Thursday evening (photo above) […]
August 23, 2012

Weekend Thingies: Four Souls Symposium, Island Park

That noise you’ll hear this weekend, in case you haven’t noticed the increased traffic and the occasional bewildered freshman, is […]
August 22, 2012

TAP’s August lunch&learns engaged and informed our Partners

On Monday and today, our Digital Media Producer, Kris Kerzman, and I met with nearly 20 Partners to talk about […]
August 22, 2012

Walking, Waiting, Wondering, Words: a public poetry project

The venues for poetry tend to be limited. Aside from a classroom, our own chairs and couches, or the occasional […]
August 21, 2012

Five tips for new Fargo-Moorhead students

Hey, new (and returning) students. Welcome to the Fargo-Moorhead area. Thousands of you are taking your first steps around the […]
August 19, 2012

And the best Bob Dylan album is…

…Another Side of Bob Dylan. That, at least, is what I learned from the Best Bob Dylan Album Calculator over […]
August 18, 2012

The Jass Festival: encouraging youths to play jazz

It’s always fun to meet kids and young adults who are into jazz, their tastes defying the allure of polished […]
August 17, 2012

W4’s website is ready to launch to the public

The Arts Partnership has been working with the City of Fargo, artists from NDSU and MSUM, The Fargo Public Schools […]
August 17, 2012

On the ‘oddity’ of MacKenzie Kouba

I’ve heard MacKenzie Kouba’s work handed adjectives like “weird” and “eerie” fairly often. And, really, if there’s a dominant theme […]
August 16, 2012

Weekend Thingies: Bob, Kouba, Jass

Ok, yeah, so Bob Dylan’s in town this weekend. No big whoop. It’s just Bob. You know. THE Bob Dylan. […]