- University of Central MissouriPolitical Science & Economics - BA, 1975
- University of Missouri–Kansas CityNon-profit Management - MPA, 1998
- Various NonprofitsDevelopment Director, Exec. Director, 2001 - 2013Research, write grant proposals, develop earned income opportunities, funding events management, marketing, volunteer coordination, website development, strategic planning.
Take a Round-Trip to the Moon on Apollo 11 - Scientific American
On July 16, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins blasted off from Kennedy Space Center. Armstrong and
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Why Congress Needs to Act on the New Bipartisan Bill to Keep Guns Out of...
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How a 1961 hometown tour shaped a classic film.
US Right needs to get over Self: Iran Deal is International
By Thalif Deen | (Inter Press Service) | - - UNITED NATIONS (IPS) - The single biggest misunderstanding about the …
Why can’t we find a solution to the West’s water crisis? — Medium
Water Talk is a series of conversations accompanying Killing the Colorado, a multi-part investigation from ProPublica an…
Imagination Institute Awards Nearly $3 Million to Advance the Science of...
We spend so much time on standardized testing and measuring learning ability that we don’t track how much we’re developing the ;key competen
U.S. Solar Is Producing 50 Percent More Electricity Than We Thought
California, Arizona and Hawaii can now say that solar provides more than 5 percent of their total annual electricity demand
The US Has Spent $14B on Community Policing—What Have We Learned So Far?
Gauging whether a community policing program has been successful ultimately depends on how you define success.
An Experiment in Love: Martin Luther King, Jr. on the Six Pillars of Non...
"Along the way of life, someone must have sense enough and morality enough to cut off the chain of hate. This can only be done by projecting
The Magic Box: A Whimsical Vintage Children’s Book for Grownups About Li...
"This book was written outside the cemetery wall ... in memory of life, the wonder & pain of it & the unspeakable worthwhileness of every se
How I’d redesign piano sheet music — Happy Ninja — Medium
TL;DR: Here’s a new method for writing sheet music for piano that makes it easier to learn to play everyday songs. Tradi…
How life’s data becomes music to some ears – Carren Jao – Aeon
When Chris Chafe translates data into music, listeners sway to the beat of seizing brains, economic swings and smog
More builders and fewer traders: A growth strategy for the American economy
In a new paper, William Galston and Elaine Kamarck argue that the laws and rules that shape corporate and investor behavior today must be ch
Germany to mothball largest coal power plants to meet climate targets | ...
Levy on most polluting power stations is scrapped, but largest brown coal-fired plants will be shuttered as Germany moves to cut emissions 4