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Tracing the path of a religious dissenter

We get some interesting enquiries at Derbyshire Record Office, and it’s nice to share them sometimes – especially where there is an element of mystery.  I wonder if anyone can help with this one? 623 more words


Doughperson Pre Order

Hey man, sometimes you have to accept that your late night snacks taste better when they’re rejecting the patriarchy, and flaunting the, uh, inebriation heuristic of the… the… pass the hot sauce? 60 more words

Late Night Snacks

Check Out These 10 Gifs That Perfectly Describe Senior Year

The halfway mark of my senior year is quickly approaching, which means I am almost 7/8 of the way done with college. It’s exciting and terrifying at the same time. 23 more words

Er, College Bound?

So, my son is now a senior in high school, applying to colleges, getting calls from colleges, pondering where he wants to go and what he wants to do…IF he graduates and gets in. 858 more words


World Trade Center reopens for business, 13 years after 9/11. I still remember that day like it was yesterday. My thoughts goes out to all the families that lost love ones. Let Us Remember

Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is again open for business — marking an emotional milestone for both New Yorkers and the United States as a whole. 396 more words

November 2014

Do Beyonce and Rihanna belong in Academic Discourse?

I recently came across yet another college course which seeks to bridge traditional feminist criticism with pop culture, i.e. Beyonce G. Knowles. This summer, it… 570 more words

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