In Antarctica, the wind can tear a tent to pieces. During some storms, the gusts are so powerful, you can’t leave the safety of your shelter. It’s one of the many reasons why the alluring, icy continent of Antarctica is an unforgiving landscape for human explorers. “It’s incredibly beautiful, but it’s also incredibly dangerous,” says geologist Nina Lanza, who conducted research in the Miller Range in the central Transantarctic Mountains of Antarctica for about five weeks in December, 2015.
Teachers, grades K-8 from across the district converged at Teton Middle School to partake in a conference style staff development day. The day was created with every teacher in mind so that each teacher had a takeaway for their classroom and the children of Teton 401 School District. Many of the teacher leaders in the district provided instruction based upon what has been working well in their classroom.
I’m back again with some great restaurants to check out near UP! If you’re an incoming freshman, you’ll soon learn that the food at The Commons and The Pilot House is not as great as it may seem. After a few weeks, I promise you will be looking for some food off campus. And if you’re currently a student at UP, this list will help when you’re searching for a restaurant on a Friday night. Here’s a list of the top five best restaurants I’ve discovered in my first year at UP.