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February 23rd, 2017

New Mystery Brings Sherlock Holmes to Mayo Clinic

By In the Loop intheloop

Fans of Sherlock Holmes know that the fictional detective never met a mystery he wasn’t able to solve, thanks to his astute observations, magnifying glass, tweed coat — and the help of his trusty sidekick, Dr. Watson. But in author Larry Millett’s newest novel, “Sherlock Holmes and the Eisendorf Enigma,” Holmes encounters a situation that […]

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October 20th, 2016

Plummer Building Figures Commemorate a Contentious Election — and a Friendship Carved in Stone

By In the Loop intheloop

When the iconic Plummer Building was constructed on Mayo Clinic’s Rochester campus during the late 1920s, the building’s designer and namesake, Henry S. Plummer, M.D., made sure it included a number of bas relief caricatures that would help root the building in place and time. There’s a Viking ship (a nod to Minnesota’s Scandinavian heritage), […]

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