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Feats of Strength

Strongman Dave Ostlund makes a living lifting cars, rocks and beer kegs
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Every Student Tells a Story

Writing application essays that are often inspiring and emotional has become a necessary passage for college-bound students
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Living Pura Vida

Alumna creates VIDA to provide free health care for impoverished Central Americans
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Soccer Pilgrimage

Dan Skillings ?85 returns to Minnesota every year with dozens of Colombian players seeking competition, cultural exchange, and friendship
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Diamond Mind

When Jake Mauer's playing career was cut short by injury, he found his own way to stay in the game
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How We Work, How We Play: Jim Winterer

News Service director Jim Winterer is not your typical Harley and leather chaps biker. Having crisscrossed the country countless times ? often in the same week ? he knows about the Zen of endurance riding.
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How We Work, How We Play: Jess Durrant

Opus College of Business Web designer by day, Jess Durrant (a.k.a Norah Torious) brings the pain - and the joy - to her nighttime gig as a Minnesota RollerGirl
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Answers in the Wind

Engineering students work with faculty to develop small-scale wind turbines that will power cell towers and expand communications throughout the world
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Web Only: Healing Haiti

There is a desperate need for medical and financial assistance in the aftermath of a devasting earthquake
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Diving Deep into North Shore History

Author, artist and historian Stephen Daniel '95 M.B.A. made 230 dives into Lake Superior's frigid waters to research his comprehensive guide to North Shore shipwrecks