Culture

June 2014

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There is No Education Without the Arts

"We're not talking about making sure that everybody has private music lessons," Read more
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Ivory Tower: The Movie

A documentary about higher education that "questions its cost and value" . . . Read more
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# of School Shootings Since Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012

The New Normal?  Unless . . . Today, another school shooting.  This time in Oregon.  One student dead.  One teacher injured."All told, there has been nearly one shooting per week in the year and a half since Newtown."... Read more
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Author John Green: Teenagers Think the Big Questions in Life Matter

Why Do We Give Them Short-Shrift? The Teen Whisperer: How the author of "The Fault in Our Stars" built an ardent army of fans Read more
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Leonardo da Vinci
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