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A History of Florence Field in North Omaha

Charles Martin was an ambitious man. Soon after he platted the biggest subdivision in Omaha’s history called Minne Lusa, he moved on a huge gap of land between Omaha and Florence. 2,927 more words

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Black Bazaar by Alain Mabanckou

Black Bazaar by Alain Mabanckou (2009) Original French title: Black Bazar  1,058 more words


Project Based Learning

Group work is all well and good, but we all know that some students do more than others… So, based on some positive research, I decided to encourage independent learning and improve engagement by using the principles of Project Based Learning with a real-world problem to solve. 34 more words

Forever 21st Century

When I used to hear the name Forever 21, I laughed. It was just a silly name to me and I didn’t really understand shopping there. 436 more words

LondonLife - King's Cross railway station...

King’s Cross railway station, the western concourse. Designed by John McAslan, the semi-circular building – which opened in 2012 – features a steel roof engineered by Arup, claimed to be the longer single-span station structure in Europe. 14 more words


Lenin the Dictator, by Victor Sebestyen

When The Spouse and I visited Russia in 2012 (well before anti-Russian sentiment reached its current peak) we were surprised to see that statues of Lenin were still intact and still in place.  2,280 more words