Contact Us
Education

Education - Page 3

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
[

UMD’s Planetarium Celebrates With Astronomy Day

Have you ever been to the planetarium at UMD?  As a child I use to love going there for field trips.  It was so much fun for us kids and interesting for the chaperones.  If you haven't been there or haven't been there for some time, consider going during Astronomy Day.

Read More

"Brain: The World Inside Your Head" Exhibition
Getty Images
[

Science Night at UWS Is Friday and It’s Free Family Fun

Finding fun things for the family to do can be a challenge, especially this time of year.  Finding free things to do poses an even greater challenge.  Luckily, the Students of Science at UWS have a great, free family event lined up this week to help you out.

Read More

duluth police department
[

The Duluth Police Department Is Searching For New Members For The 2016 Duluth Citizen Police Academy

Interested in law enforcement?  Before you enroll in a college course like my nephew Eric did, get a taste of the real thing and volunteer your time to be a 2016 Duluth Citizen Police Academy.  It's an 11 week course with both classroom and field instructions, are you up for it?

Read More

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
[

65 Year-Old Graduates From UWS With Business Degree He Started In 1969

The University of Wisconsin-Superior will be conducting their Winter Commencement on Saturday, December 19, 2016 at 2 p.m. inside the Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main.  There are many noteable graduates, but one graduate is receiving their diploma 46 years after starting college.

Read More

Private Screening Of "Food Chains"
Kris Connor/Getty Images
[

Local Sophomores And Juniors Plan Their Future With The Northland Foundation’s Pathway To Careers

Tuesday will be a big day for local 10th and 11th grade students and me!  They will be gathering information to shape their future careers and I will be a first time panelist at the Kids Plus Pathway to Careers, an event organized and conducted by the Northland Foundation.

Read More

Handout
Handout
[

Always Wanted To Learn To Scuba Dive? Join A Local Scuba Diving Class

You don't need to be near the ocean to scuba dive, they do it right here in Lake Superior.  I haven't done it myself, but I know of people that have dove in Lake Superior to explore various ship wrecks.  Intrigued?  Join a local scuba diving class and get yourself certified.

Read More

ThinkStock
ThinkStock
[

This Animated Map Will Change The Way You Look At The Globe! It’s Crazy! [VIDEO]

Our map system that we learned in school was flawed.  These size comparisons are insane.  Wait until you see the comparison between Australia and Brazil!

Read More

ThinkStock
ThinkStock
[

Things Only People Who Live In a 100 Year Old House Will Understand

Old houses are pretty cool!  They have lots of character, they have stood the test of time, and many people buy them every year.  If you live in a house built in the late 19th century, or early 20th century than you no doubt have dealt with these things.

Read More

Library Books
Matt Cardy/Getty Images
[

Duluth Public Library Has Fun, Free Activities For Your Kids June 15-19

The kids just got out of school, JUST and some of you may be hearing "I'm bored" already.  The Duluth Public Library is on it like a puma!  They have already put together fun, free programs for the week of June 15 that you're kids will love! (and YOU will too)!

Read More

Ken Hayes keeps his fishing license in a special place - Photo Ken Hayes
Ken Hayes keeps his fishing license in a special place - Photo Ken Hayes
[

It’s National Safe Boating Week, A Good Reminder Just Before Memorial Day Weekend

One week-end we're talking to the Co-Ho Salmon Anglers in Canal Park and the next week-end we see several of them have moved from casting to out-rigging.  Fishing season is in full swing.  If you're taking your boat out for the first time this year, the  MN DNR provides a list to check for safety.

Read More

College of St. Scholastica
Cathy Kates
[

A Personal Thank You To The Retiring President Of The College Of St. Scholastica

President Larry Goodwin has been with the College of St. Scholastica for years and he has announced that he will be retiring in 2016.  He is the longest-serving president in the history of St. Scholastica and achieved double enrollment during his tenure.  But, I have a personal thank you for something much bigger that involved the community.

Read More

From Grandma's Marathon
From Grandma's Marathon
[

Olympic Gold Medalist Dan O’Brien to Visit Northland Middle Schools Next Week

Grandma's Marathon's Young Athletes Foundation continues it's partnership with Duluth Public Schools and Essentia Health to bring an amazing speaker and athlete to the Northland next week.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kkcb.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for B105 Backstage quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive B105 Backstage contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.