A few personal links...

(updated 9/5/2014)

NAIC "Themes" document (20140903)

COE Excellence in hands-on learning, discovery, and engagement document (20120315)

Outdoors

Boston Marathon (April 16, 2007 and April 20, 2009) (photos and my journal notes)

► Running Routes in Bozeman (maps and directions for a few running routes starting and ending at the MSU campus, Bozeman)

► Other Running-related Links (articles, clubs, etc.)

► Hiking Pictures and Links  (photos and notes from several hikes and adventures in Montana and Colorado)

"Geology by Light Plane"  (A collection of aerial photographs of geological interest by my father, Louis J. Maher, Jr., Professor of Geology (retired), University of Wisconsin-Madison.)

 

Essay #1:  My Thoughts on Personal Fitness (updated April 2005)
    (an excerpt from the original version of this essay was published in the Big Sky Wind Drinkers Running Club December 2005 newsletter)

Essay #2:  Running by the Numbers (April 2005; updated January 2009)
    (an excerpt from the original version of this essay was published in the Big Sky Wind Drinkers Running Club May 2005 newsletter)

Essay #3:  2007 Boston Marathon Diary (April 2007)
    (an excerpt from the original version of this essay was published in the Big Sky Wind Drinkers Running Club June 2007 newsletter)

 

 

Miscellaneous Audio Files and Links

Notes and essay on the occasion of the concert by the rock group Kansas with the MSU Symphony Orchestra on March 24, 2012.

"Helicotrema"  [MP3 encoded version (4:05;  5MB)] (note:  piece begins very quietly)
Composed and performed by Robert C. Maher (analog electronic music studio tape piece)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, April, 1988.

"A Meditation on a Theme by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."  [MP3 encoded version (5:19;  8MB)]
Composed and performed by Robert C. Maher (custom digital audio processing software and analog electronic music studio).
From "New Electronic Works from the University of Illinois," LP record album, track 1, May, 1989.

A radio interview on audio restoration [MP3 encoded version (5:39;  6MB)]
Interview produced by Mary Jane Bruce for "University Edition," Nebraska Public Radio, September, 1994.

The Montana Audio and Acoustics Society web site.

"The Spiritual Side of Abraham Lincoln" [MP3 encoded version (8:16;  6MB)]
1945 lecture excerpt by the late B.V. Crawford (1888-1968), Professor of English, University of Iowa (my grandfather).
Transferred from 78RPM recording.

"Rudyard Kipling" [MP3 encoded version (8:52;  6MB)]
1952 lecture excerpt by the late B.V. Crawford (1888-1968), Professor of English, University of Iowa (my grandfather).
Transferred from 78RPM recording.

 

Time and Space

Space Shuttle and ISS Sightings (NASA)
NASA satellite tracking information (Java app)

Sunrise and Moonrise Times

NIST time of day (Java app)

 

Just for fun

What's the deal with all the flies in Cobleigh Hall?

Feel left out because you don't have a cell phone?  Try:  the Fo-Fone (courtesy of my father, Louis J. Maher, Jr.)

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