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the power of women: through solo travel, healing and garbage.

After Julie left I was officially on my own. This was something that I had looked forward to from the beginning. I knew it was going to push my boundaries and stretch me outside of my typical comfort zone. 1,939 more words

Artistry on the high seas: Captain Cook's artists

On his famous three voyages to the South Seas, British explorer Captain James Cook charted the largely unexplored Pacific Ocean, achieved the first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and completed the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand. 513 more words

Humanities & Social Sciences

“How Many Stamens Has Your Flower?” The Botanical Education of Emily Dickinson

By Anne Garner, Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts

So unsuspected violets
Within the fields lie low,
Too late for striving fingers
That passed, an hour ago.

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Spring in Central Oregon

While everyone says that fall is the best time to be climbing, I say that “rock”tober is overrated because during the spring you can climb AND botanize! 649 more words