They had to climb up on ladders to reach the people on the train and help them down to the ground, dpa reported. In the western town of Hagen, a circus tent collapsed under the weight of the snow, but firefighters succeeded in rescuing all 13 animals buried by the tent. Seven horses, two camels, two goats and two lamas were found underneath the tent and the snow, but none of the animals were injured, officials said.
The University of Bath has recently appointed a new Postgraduate Skills Training Coordinator, Dr Tracey Stead, who took up the post on 10 September.The new post is funded by ‘Roberts money’, provided by the UK Research Councils for Generic Skills Training (GST) and career development of research postgraduates.Dr Stead will be working with faculties, schools and departments to assist them to embed skills development into research degree programmes. The aim is to develop, provide and source developmental training for research postgraduates and to coordinate provision across the institution.Dr Stead will be looking at ways to coordinate and expand the current provision within the University, using both internal and external experts and training providers.The new post will be based in the Careers Advisory Service, alongside the Research Staff Career Development Advisor, Dr Ghislaine Dell, who provides similar support and career advice for research staff.Dr Stead will liaise closely with Dr Lisa Isted, Head of the Graduate Office, Dr Simon Inger in the Staff Development Unit and Dr Alan Wheals in his role as Director of Postgraduate Research Development (see Related Links).Dr Stead graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 1997 with a BSc in Ecological Sciences, and in 2002 completed a PhD in Freshwater Ecology at Queen Mary, University of London, publishing in various leading journals in the field. Since then she has worked as a civil servant in the Government Statistical Service as a statistician.
And finally, since this is a snow emergency, try to remove your cars from the street tonight, or at least abide by alternate side parking rules if you must park on the street. This applies to everyone in the city of Madison, including the isthmus. Following alternate side parking helps keep the roads open for everyone to use safely throughout the winter so our plows can clear one side of the street tonight, and then come back tomorrow night and clear the other side.
The late Schuller called his dream church “a shopping center for God.” He preached a message of plugging into Jesus guilt free and attracted a huge flock of believers. Some came in their cars, pulled up outside drive in theater style. It was a spread in Vogue that drew Schuller to Johnson, according to Lamster’s biography..