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A Gift for You: Complimentary 21-Day Meditation from Oprah & Deepak - "The Energy of Attraction" - Register by Mon., Nov. 3rd

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Oprah & Deepak are delighted to announce our  258 more words

Social Good

Design Rebel: Socially Conscious Design

Design Rebel:Socially Conscious Design is an online SkillShare class by design activist Noah Scalin.

So what’s it all about?

“Design is encountered constantly in your everyday life.

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Henry A. Giroux: Higher Education and the New Brutalism

 If democratic political life is emptied out by the rise of the national security apparatus, the increasing criminalization of dissent and the ongoing militarization of everyday life, it is equally devalued and threatened by modes of public pedagogy, circulating in Fox News, for example, that trade in lies, ignorance and a full-fledged attack on reason and critical thought.

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Militarism

Social Media for Social Good?

Last night in MRKT3311 Bob showed us a Ted Talk by Clay Shirky. In this video Shirky discusses how various technological advancements were initially thought to bring world peace, but just proved to be a platform for more argument. 785 more words

Homeward Bound: A Homeless Ukrainian Kitten’s Incredible Journey

As the golden leaves of autumn danced from the branches above, a man walked past us, a black kitten in his hands. Since there was an open-air pet market selling puppies in vintage playpens and kittens in birdcages just around the corner, we thought the man had just purchased a kitten. 1,551 more words

Travelogues

Sophia Bush-A Deserving Role Model

With the One Tree Hill cast reuniting in Paris last week, watching Chicago PD on Wednesday, and finding an interest in  TWLOHA (To Write Love on Her Arms), my obsession with the one and only Sophia Bush has risen to its highest degree.   593 more words

Community

“I live my life with the belief that joy is portable and now thanks to the support of this community I can spread mine anytime I step foot out the door to either walk, run or have some family fun.” 341 more words

Happiness