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From Alexander to Rome: Shaping the NT World

Every work, account, and story has a context. There are certain things that transpire which set the stage for what will occur in the future. When we better understand what caused a thing, the better we can understand that thing. 1,079 more words


LU History: 1860s

For the London Underground’s history from the 1850s click here.

In 1860, construction of the Metropolitan Railway was underway. The construction company began with digging up a section of road. 221 more words


Sadeli Anak Betawi

Letaknya tak jauh dari salahsatu pusat perbelanjaan modern di Cilandak, Jakarta Selatan, Pustaka Betawi -begitu nama yang disematkan sang pendirinya- dibangun dengan semangat bergelora dan dana swadaya untuk mendokumentasikan budaya Betawi. 519 more words


LU History: 1850s

160 years ago the main way to get around London was by horse drawn omnibuses, this caused a lot of congestion. Main-line trains terminated at stations such as Paddington and Euston with no quick way to get into the largest industrial and commercial area on Earth, the City. 123 more words


Harry Beck Plaque

Have you seen the old tube map plaque a Finchley Central? As you may know originally the London tube map was geographical (you can find a history of the tube map here). 46 more words


Upcoming History

Every Friday we will publish a post about the history of London Underground. Starting from the 1850s up to the present day. Starting from Friday 17th February, every weekly post will contain a decade of information. 13 more words


Nigerian Imelme Umana becomes the First Black Female President of the Harvard Law Review in 130 Years

Nigerian Harvard student, Imelme Umana of the Harvard Law School 2018 set, has been announced as the new President of the Harvard Law Review.

The Harvard Black Law Students Association made the announcement on Twitter. 22 more words