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What You Really Learn in England

It all started with a really bad Google search. Not “bad” as in “inappropriate;” “bad” as in “poorly worded,” one of those Google searches where you write out a whole phrase or question because you’re not quite sure what you’re looking for. 1,108 more words

News And Newsworthy

Flipping out over new school year

Classes at my college start in a little more than two weeks, on Tuesday Sept. 2.* That means the past week I shifted into full-class-prep mode, or tried to. 840 more words

Getting iced for charity.

The latest trend on social media is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. If you’d asked me weeks ago my feelings regarding this charade, this post would have been quite different. 695 more words


Our Time in the Canyon


We are all so very small. This was the message I took away from the Canyon, and somehow it brought me a sense of great comfort and warmth. 479 more words

Out of the Classroom, Into the Museum: An Update about the Wende Museum Workshop

In May 2013 (see our archive), I wrote a series of entries about an undergraduate research experience I helped to organize and supervise, where Loyola Marymount University students went out into the community to do research at a local museum, the… 52 more words

Shaping Undergraduate Research Experiences