Colleges and Universities Orientations

NH Dartmouth College
Universities and colleges are having orientations across the nations keeping scholars, administration and faculty staffs focus ready for the academic 2014-2015 school year to start on a positive note.

This is usually the best time to get school supplies such as textbooks, laptops, notebooks, pencils compass sets and backpacks at overstock prices. With the ability to shop online, the probabilities are always high to bargain for a lesser price keeping Business-to-Business competitive with new markets bursting here and there.

At this time of the year, summer temperatures are at their peak.
Most states will start expecting cool temperatures as we approach September.

This is also the period where apple harvesting starts in the Midwest, piggy banking from other Western states such as Seattle, Washington etc., making sure we have apples, nectarine and peaches around the year in pour grocery stores. This period chocolate factories are full of caramel apples and apricots covered with caramel or chocolates flavor of your choice.


Map of Minnesota, USA

Map of Minnesota, USA

Minnesota is located in the North Central (or Midwest Region) of the United States of America – a part of North America – Minnesota is bordered by the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin, the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Ontario, and by Lake Superior.

Capital City: Saint Paul
Location: 44º 57′ N, 93º 06′ W

Largest City: Minneapolis
Location: 44º 59′ N, 93º 16′ W

Minnesota geographical area and extent:
The total area of Minnesota is 84,402 sq mi (218,601 sq km), of which land accounts for 79,548 sq mi (206,029 sq km) and inland water 4,854 sq mi (12,572 sq km). Minnesota extends 406 mi (653 km) N-S; its extreme E-W extension is 358 mi (576 km).

Minnesota is bordered on the N by the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Ontario (with the line passing through the Lake of the Woods, Rainy River, Rainy Lake, a succession of smaller lakes, the Pigeon River, and Lake Superior); on the E by Michigan and Wisconsin (with the line passing through Lake Superior and the St. Croix and Mississippi rivers); on the S by Iowa; and on the W by South Dakota and North Dakota (with the line passing through Big Stone Lake, Lake Traverse, the Bois de Sioux River, and the Red River of the North).

The length of Minnesota’s boundaries totals 1,783 mi (2,870 km). The state’s geographic center is in Crow Wing County, 10 mi (16 km) SW of Brainerd.