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The Power of POW

What does the theme from the movie Rocky, boxing gloves, and READ 180 all have in common. Well let me tell you. This is what my lesson centered around to hook my students into writing. 556 more words


The Unofficial POW: Snow Coming To The West Next Week, Including The Sierra [PowderChasers]

September 28, 2016

It’s a perfect fall day in Park City as temperatures in the West are peaking in the 70’s at higher elevations while the Aspens are beginning to fall from the trees. 405 more words


The little captive

Author: Lisa Kristensen

Language: English

Summary: On the Indonesian island of Java, eight-year-old Lise enjoys a happy childhood, thousands of miles away from the war raging in Europe. 91 more words


Legacies of Captivity: last few places remaining!

We are absolutely thrilled with the response to the conference launch…However, it does mean that we only have a few places  remaining for the 6th International FEPOW History Conference.  76 more words


Problem of the week, 161

A former colleague Bill Wardlaw (March 3, 1936-January 2, 2013) used to create a “Problem of the Week” for his US Naval Academy students, giving a prize of a cookie if they could solve it. 120 more words


There's Always an Apex Predator

Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska’s most hip alternative space presented “There’s Always an Apex Predator” featuring new work by Jay Kreimer and Wendy Weiss, September 2-29, 2016. 412 more words

Jay Kreimer

Conference of Native American Veterans -- 5* Pix

Total Shots taken 572 Number of 5 star ratings (5* yield %) 10  (1.7 %)

I got the email several weeks before the event, announcing the celebration of Native American Veterans to be held August 20 in a nearby Chicago suburb.  596 more words