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Aunty Hu Hu | Sat 06 Sept 2014

Delivering junk, soul and gypsy blues with a dash of ‘rootsy tootsty’ Aunty Hu Hu and the Big Lazy will definitely leave Gloucester with a taste for more after their gig at The Citz on 06 September. 64 more words


What's in a Name?

Long before Generous entered into our lives, Precious and I had discussed (as many couples do) myriad hypothetical things about our future offspring, including how many kids we hoped to have, their sex/gender, the lofty futures to which they would ascribe, and, most specifically, their names. 468 more words

Learners in Context Module 6

In terms of social and cultural influences on learning, one idea from authors Pressley and McCormick (2007) is in regards to microethnographic research. Essentially this was a study done between children’s lives at home and at school. 357 more words

When was the last time You took an Adversary to Lunch?

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According to Elizabeth Lesser; there’s an angry divisive tension in the air that threatens to make modern politics impossible. Elizabeth Lesser explores the two sides of human nature within us (call them “the mystic” and “the warrior”) that can be harnessed to elevate the way we treat each other. 144 more words

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Gloucester Plein-Air Painters | 13-18 Oct, 2014

Watch out for easels, paintbrushes and some pretty cool artwork produced by very talented artists from NSW and Queensland throughout Gloucester in late October.

The inaugural Gloucester Plein-Air Painters will be out and about in the town from October 13 to 18.    108 more words


Kimono Fashion Show at Nishijin Textile Center, Japan

As promised. Fashion show time! Yup, photo after photo of pretty kimonos! Do visit Nishijin Textile Center to watch this live!



Ugly Diversity Realities

In general, I prefer to celebrate the benefits of diversity and inclusion work.  With greater attention to connecting diversity and inclusion to excellence in everything we do, people are able to identify ways to translate their work into tangible goals. 572 more words

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