Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usSat, 31 Jan 2015 23:23:07 EDTSat, 31 Jan 2015 23:23:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThe final frontierhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612914.htmlMARQUETTE - Pasties and other Yooper staples became a middle school class's first taste of Upper Peninsula culture in Tennessee this month when their instructor seized a teachable moment and decided to blend learning and food.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTWord family spelling can be much funhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612915.htmlFamilies can do two important things to help children learn to read. One is to talk and read to them and have them read to you daily. The second is to regularly practice their very special weekly spelling lists.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTChangeover from ACT to SAT still mystery to educatorshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612916.htmlESCANABA - Although school administrators state-wide have had mixed reactions to the recent announcement that the ACT college entrance exam will be switched to the SAT, the complete impact of the change remains unclear, according to local school...Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTCulture Clashhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612504.htmlMARQUETTE - It's tough for Konomi Nagata, a foreign exchange student at Northern Michigan University, to name the differences between American and Japanese culture - there are just so many, she said.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMessaging app seeks to bring voices back to phoneshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612505.htmlSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones.Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT