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Mark Stimson

My re-entry into MUM faculty

Here is a link to a short YouTube video. I am happy to rise to the challenge of teaching Global Solutions, an intensive 3-block course on understanding and addressing the crucial global issues of our time. Thank you, Dr. Pearson for this great introduction.

CAFOs and a More Perfect Union

What is this “more perfect union” our forefathers envisioned and wrote about in our Constitution? Is it not, at least in part, a matter of finding the proper balance between individual freedoms and civic responsibility? Let us examine each of these principles, in turn. Put simply, having freedom, […]

The Voyage Begins

Thanks for joining me! I hope you find my blog interesting, entertaining and informative. I’ve set up this Blog thematically to reflect many aspects of my life. The themes I’ve thought of so far are: Academic Life; Practical Sustainability; A Rich Life on a Tiny Budget. Let me explain […]