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Listen: Lil Silva's new song "Don't You Love", featuring Banks

Mabel is the forthcoming EP from London producer and SBTRKT affiliate Lil Silva. Following “First Mark” and the title track, Lil Silva has let loose an entrancing number called “Don’t You Love”. 86 more words

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Adventures in the Berlin Archives

As historians, we often work with primary sources – documents about a place or records of a person’s existence. Paging through issues of a journal from a hundred years ago can feel like traveling through time, and reading personal letters now held in an archive offers not only remarkable insights but also feelings of intimacy and privilege. 803 more words


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Archives are a critical part of any historian's life. Rachel Epp Buller describes her experiences in archives and libraries in and around Berlin. Buller was researching two married artists, Alice Lex-Nerlinger and Oskar Nerlinger, who were members of the Association of Revolutionary Visual Artists of Germany. Both Lex and Nerlinger were communists, but were dogged with claims that they collaborated with the NAZIs. Buller writes about finding documents that failed to establish that they collaborators, but were still rather shocking and wrecked any "idealized" notion of the couple. [caption id="attachment_1918" align="alignnone" width="182"]Naherin by Alex Lex-Nerlinger housed by the Chicago Institute of Art Naherin by Alex Lex-Nerlinger housed by the Chicago Institute of Art[/caption]

The Starbucks Plan: A Big Step Forward, But Challenges Remain

Our WICHE Colleague, Patrick Lane, senior policy analyst and the project coordinator for the Adult College Completion Network, shares with us today a recap, originally posted on the ACCN blog, of what the Starbucks-ASU partnership means for employees and how for many of them, as adult students with many commitments, there are still barriers the program doesn’t address. 857 more words


Playing with Mermaids

Inspiration comes in strange places.  With the excitement of Austin Wizard Con looming, I have been playing with all kinds of ideas for the table display and the idea of little knick-knacks to show.  1,097 more words

Listen: Jeff and Spencer Tweedy's new song "Low Key"

Photo by Ben Kaye

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy has teamed up with his 18-year-old son and drummer Spencer to form Tweedy. Together, the father-son duo will release their debut LP, … 170 more words


Swiss Army Knife of Science - Collaborations & Research Instrumentation

This blog post comes at a time when our center is probing the nano-bio interface (see prior blog entries below) with one of the largest collection of scientific research instrumentation to which I have ever had access. 804 more words