Oregon Ducks add graduate transfer lineman Zac Morgan to football team – OregonLive.com

The Oregon Ducks have added another graduate transfer to their football team, announcing Wednesday that offensive lineman Zac Morgan is headed to Eugene from the University of Dayton. Zac MorganDayton athletics  Morgan, a 6-foot-7, 280-pound left tackle from Mokena, Illinois, earned first-team all-Pioneer Football League honors during the 2015 season for the Flyers of the Football […]

Revised Travel Grant Program Receives Mixed Reviews Among Students – Harvard Crimson

With last school year’s increase of $30,000 in funding for domestic student group travel, some club leaders say that travel grant funding levels are still insufficient, while others praise the increased focus on safety. In the spring of 2014, the College convened an Office of Student Life working group to discuss student group transportation safety […]

Here’s How Travel Will Make You Smarter – Huffington Post

Here’s How Travel Will Make You Smarter – Huffington Post

This post was originally published on Winederlusting.com. When we say travel makes you “smarter,” we don’t mean you’re all of a sudden going to become a genius. (If that happens, let us know in the comments.) But traveling will certainly make you more worldly, force you to think in different ways and help you to […]

Turkey, travel and terrorists: Five things to know – Los Angeles Times

Turkey, a growing travel destination in recent years, has been a repeat terrorist target in recent months. Before you book that Turkish trip – or cancel it — consider these five points. The U.S. State Department is increasingly nervous. On Feb. 4, the agency warned Americans against travel to southeastern Turkey because of “an increased […]

Are you an Instagram-Facebook travel bore? – USA TODAY

Are you an Instagram-Facebook travel bore? – USA TODAY

I’m here and you’re not: Lakeland, Florida spring training, 2014.(Photo: Ellen Creager/Detroit Free Press) When my kids were teens we had a rule about how much they should pay attention to celebrities. “Think about them as much as they think about you,” I said. “MOM!” they would pout. But it worked. This is the same […]

Traveling to mend a broken heart – CNN

Traveling to mend a broken heart – CNN

“I felt like I was living the life of a dog where I was always catering to someone else’s needs,” Mecklenburg said. The Hawaii trip allowed her to focus on herself until she understood what she wanted in life. “Traveling reminded me that it is OK do what I want,” Mecklenburg said. “It reminded me […]

EU referendum: Donald Tusk says talks over UK changes fragile – BBC News

EU referendum: Donald Tusk says talks over UK changes fragile – BBC News

Image copyright AP Image caption The two men conceived the draft renegotiation package that must be agreed by all 28 states The man responsible for trying to broker a deal over the renegotiation of the UK’s EU membership has said the process is “fragile”. Donald Tusk, the European Council president, said he had cancelled all […]

EU reform will not deter UK-bound migrants – Jose Manuel Barroso – BBC News

Media captionEx-European Commission president says availability of jobs is more important Cutting benefits for new EU migrants would not put people off wanting to move to the UK, a former European Commission president has said. Jose Manuel Barroso said plans for an “emergency brake” on in-work benefits for migrants was a creative compromise but would […]