Not many people would leave their family, friends and the familiarities of this world in exchange for a new life on another planet. However, for some individuals this scenario is becoming a reality, and one that will be happening within the next ten years.
Heads bowed in silent reflection as the pews of the Cathedral of the Ozarks were filled for the Ash Wednesday service at John Brown University. Both Catholic and non-Catholic students have begun the 40-day celebration of the season of Lent in reflection of its importance in daily life.
As tensions continue in Ukraine after more than a year of revolution and Russian involvement, President Barack Obama is considering many courses of action, including sending lethal defensive arms to Ukraine.
Twenty eyes belonging to eight and nine year old students peered at the engineering students’ every action and tuned into every word. The excitement was seen in the children’s eyes; it was a yearning to learn the unknown.