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Travels with My Grandfather

My grandfather and I, on the occasion of his 86th birthday, have taken a trip together, to an island in the former GDR. It’s just the two of us, this time, which gives the house, and us, a slightly rattled feeling. 646 more words

Free Books, Games, Education Online

My YA horror/thriller novel Shiner has been available for free on Smashwords at https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/471578 So far, it’s been downloaded 111 times! There are a ton of free titles on Smashwords by independent authors and I’m willing to bet a few undiscovered gems! 105 more words

Welcome to Higher Education - but what/why is Higher Education?

Welcome to Higher Education! There are going to be phrases from your academic inductions that you will get absolutely sick of (“independent learning” and “ 789 more words

▶ Please join us at the Climate Convergence for People, Planet and Peace over Profit, Sept. 19-21!

Please join us at the Climate Convergence for People, Planet and Peace over Profit, Sept. 19-21. Come to NYC or bring Convergence to your community by holding a solidarity event wherever you are. 347 more words

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The Great Equalizer

A man named Horace Mann once said, “Education…beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of conditions of men –the balance wheel of the social machinery…It does better than to disarm the poor of their hostility toward the rich; it prevents being poor.” I remember one teacher pulling this quote up for us the first day of school saying that this is one of the great things about the United States and any other country that has free education. 178 more words

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Sustainability the university of michigan

President william powers jr. blogs about the life of the university’s first building was laid in 1817, with. College of architecture, urbanism, and american studies, teaches a seminar titled infrastructure: politics and design. 477 more words

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Getting Better and Better: 4 Free Sites for Personal Growth

If you are not already convinced I am a nerd, this post will seal the deal. It’s all about reading, learning, and personal growth. If you’re interested keep reading, if you are looking for a food post check back later. 358 more words