saw a small decrease in
total sanctions against students this past school year. It also saw a dramatic
drop in the number of
malicious burning cases and a
rise in hazing incidents.
The West Virginia Water Research
Institute, a program of the National Research Center for Coal and Energy at WVU,
has awarded $40,000 to local watershed organizations.
I SPENT THE WINTER in Vilnius, Lithuania, far enough north so
mid-summer nights don’t get completely dark, and winter days have only
a few hours of light. In dark, cold December, my sister arrived from Italy, and
took out a small can of olive oil from her luggage. The taste of the oil (on
good Lithuanian bread) transported me in my heart back to sunny olive groves.