Exploring Civil Rights History with Digital Resources

June 11th marks the 56th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval-Office address outlining his goals for civil rights in the United States. In 1964, […]

Using Google Earth to Follow the Trail of Lewis and Clark

May 14th marks the 215th anniversary of the start of the Lewis and Clark expedition. The Corps of Discovery, as the group was known, set […]

How the Space Race Changed American Education

April 12 marks the 58th anniversary of the first human spaceflight, achieved by Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. On the occasion now called the International Day […]

Genesis 1:1

Genesis 1:1 — from biblegateway.com 1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.   Full moon over Bangkok, Thailand | Photography by ©?Dotz […]

Who are the keepers of your town’s history?

Reviving Manchester’s past through oral histories & 3D printing With support from the local historical society, 7th graders in Manchester VT set about documenting the […]

Getting smart about the future of AI [MIT Technology Review Insights]

Getting smart about the future of AI — from technologyreview.com by MIT Technology Review Insights Artificial intelligence is a primary driver of possibilities and promise […]

“I Am A Man” VR Experience puts you inside the Civil Rights Movement

On the holiday celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., it’s time to look at the award-winning “I am a Man” VR experience. […]

Want to retire and then hit the books? 10 great college towns for retirees [Kiesnoski]

Want to retire and then hit the books? 10 great college towns for retirees — from cnbc.com by Kenneth Kiesnoski Excerpt: Kalamazoo, Michigan University: Western Michigan University […]

Living with Good Design – A Confessional

  Over the years I’ve come to realize that what I drew as a child were the scribblings of a design wannabe, a future practitioner, connoisseur, […]

Merry Christmas! The Birth of Jesus: Luke 2

  Luke 2 New International Version (NIV) The Birth of Jesus 2 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the […]

The Multilingual Mozambican: Remembering my U.S. English Language Fellowship

The English Language Programs of the U.S. Department of State is celebrating their 50th anniversary of the Fellow Program. As a former English Fellow to Mozambique, […]

Visual Thinking And Human Rights Day

Source: @StefRosenthal; ASIDE 2018 We just thought these second-grade drawings were too good not to share. In an effort to celebrate Human Rights Day on […]

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