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February 22, 2019: Weekly Spatial Resolutions

American Enterprise Will Beat China in Outer Space

I tend to subscribe to this premise. Not just for China, but for the United States in the space industry generally. 836 more words

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With Malice Toward None and Charity for All: The Pennsylvania Memorial Home and the Care of Civil War Veterans and Their Families

By Moyra Schauffler (@moschauffs)

If you follow current events, one of the consistent stories penetrating American news outlets is the state of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). 1,341 more words

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The Second Annual History Career Day

by Andrea L. Spencer (@__aerdna___)

On Friday, February 8th, 2019, the Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest sponsored its second annual History Career Day. 659 more words

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The Love Letters of Rebecca Primus and Addie Brown, 1854-1868

(Picture from Queering Critical Imagination in the Archive by Pamela VanHaitsma)

By Justine Carré Miller (@carrejustine)

When Rebecca Primus, a free-born African-American, left her native Connecticut and moved south to Maryland in 1865, she was one of the first two teachers sent by Hartford’s Freedom Society to teach freed African Americans. 932 more words

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“Public Disclosures of Private Realities: LGBTQ History and the Archive of Everyday Life”

(by Keeley Tulio)

On November 28th, Villanova’s Department of Gender and Women’s Studies hosted Visiting Assistant Professor Dr. Stephen Vider of Bryn Mawr College. Vider received his Ph.D. 1,047 more words

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January 18, 2019: Weekly Spatial Resolutions

Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ brings Steve Carell back to TV ‘Office’ comedy

Space Command naturally lends itself to this kind of satire. A lot of space operations require sitting at a desk with a few monitors around it (there are lots of reasons the Air Force is enviously called “Chair Force” by other services–these kind of jobs are one reason). 695 more words

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