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Person of Interest: Maria Ramos

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Maria Ramos is our person of interest today. As an industry leader, Maria is an outstanding figure not only as a highly skilled executive, but as a role model to many women. 208 more words

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Wits get passed Downs

Vilakazi strike downs Brazilians
Posted: 3 March 2015Time: 06:52 pm
A goal from Sibusiso Vilakazi 13 minutes from time handed Bidvest Wits a deserved 1-0 victory over Mamelodi Sundowns at Bidvest Stadium on Tuesday night. 441 more words

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My Future Self is Now

By Katy E. Ellis, WITS Writer-in-Residence

On February 2nd, I started my first ever WITS residency, a two-week intensive at Broadview Thomson K-8. My mission: to teach memoir to 78 kindergarteners. 866 more words

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WITS Broadsides Project, Starring Poems by Seattle Children's Hospital Patients

By Jeanine Walker, WITS Program Director

On a sunny Friday morning, 9 a.m., Sierra Nelson and Ann Teplick trekked to the Seattle Arts & Lectures office in Georgetown to convene with me over coffee and tea about the poems we’d select for this year’s Writers in the Schools (WITS) collaboration with the… 493 more words

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No Matter What His Name: Writing about Ferguson

By Aaron Counts, WITS Writer-in-Residence

Sometimes in schools, it can feel like the weeks around Thanksgiving and Winter Break are an unproductive waste of time. Students and teachers alike are tempted to watch the clock and calendar and coast towards the upcoming time off. 791 more words

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The Science of Words and Truths: Sheri Fink Visits Cleveland High School

By Erin Langner, WITS Program Associate

While it is easy think of the arts and sciences as separate entities, some of the most interesting conversations I have experienced during my years living in Seattle—a place very much defined by both—are those that bring the two together. 302 more words

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"You're An Oxymoron." : Puns, Laughter, and Humour.

I’ve already mentioned my love for puns before, haven’t I?

Just in case you missed it, here’s my motto:

Now that that’s out of the way, let me share with you my plan for… 794 more words