Friday News Round-Up for January 10, 2014

Happy New Year! We hope that everyone had a wonderful and safe holiday season!

News Around the State:

SFA announced the winner of the Mission Writing Contest this week!

Today marks the anniversary of Florida’s secession from the Union during the Civil War.

News Around the Country:

Trouble with donors and other legal concerns halts University of Texas-Austin’s work on an Olympic collection.

News Around the World:

Previously unknown letters from Mary Shelley of Frankenstein fame are discovered in the local records office in Essex, United Kingdom.

Republic of Korea has a new online portal for exploring its cultural heritage.

For Fun:

Things that matter. Pass EAD on. (via Derangement and Description)


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