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James Neal
Attended Morehouse College; University of Michigan, University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
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What's the future of virtual and augmented reality? Is it just a bunch of hype, as the Wall Street Journal suggested this week, or is this technolog
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From contemporary photography, fashion, and architecture to centuries-old sculpture, Creative Africa presents the visionary work of artists throughout Africa. At the heart of the season is Look Again: Contemporary Perspectives on African Art, a major exhibition drawn from the Penn Museum’s distinguished African collection.
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Coding and writing are judged by many of the same standards: elegance, concision, even beauty.
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Nearpod VR offers field trips around the globe on Google Cardboard
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Sure, keeping an audience's attention is a challenge. But Frontline has always operated under the premise that it has to keep people from changing the channel.
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Google believes there's a scientist in all of us, so it's launching a new app that turns your phone into a powerful little research lab. Called Science Jou
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Marimekko was set up for women and by women in 1951, and the bold, stylish, pattern-happy prints produced by the storied Finnish design house have been worn and cherished by women ever since. However, it didn’t become a popular favorite until the 1960’s, when Jackie Kennedy sported Marimekko shift d
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An experienced library leader is exactly what the Library of Congress needs.
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My background and experience consists of volunteer service in the Peace Corps in Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo); graduate courses in anthropology; publicity, marketing, editorial, and sales roles in academic and scholarly publishing; public school teaching; experience in public relations, and project management and web design in user experience design. My personal strengths are public speaking and written communication, information technology literacy skills, people skills, and a devotion to community and humanism. 

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Diversity in Reviews: Behind the Scenes with SLJ's "Gatekeeper"
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By Kiera Parrott Few people like to think of themselves as gatekeepers—least of all librarians. Yet that’s exactly the position I found myse

How We Research: A Look Inside the Buffer Blog Process
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How to Use Pinterest for Videos, SlideShares and Podcasts |
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Do you only share images on Pinterest? This article shows how to use Pinterest to increase exposure for your videos, SlideShares and podcast

Your Next Big Opportunity: The U.S. Hispanic Market – Think with Google
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U.S. Hispanics are ahead of the curve when it comes to digital. Lisa Gevelber, Google's Vice President of Americas Marketing, looked at the

When Computer Users Were Programmers | Science Blogs | WIRED
www.wired.com

There is a lot of excitement around the current trend to get more people to be into computer programming. Whether or not they end up becomin

Meet Two African Women at UT With Ideas for Improving Access to Some Bas...
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Some young people in Africa are struggling with problems that many Americans take for granted – including serious unemployment and access to

Swept from their homes, Chicago's Latinos built new community
www.chicagopublicradio.org

Swept from their homes on Chicago’s Near West Side, Latinos laid roots in nearby Pilsen and Little Village.

Our Own Personal Superhero: Gene Luen Yang and The Shadow Hero
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It’s like coloring within the lines of a Jackson Pollock painting.

The Conscientiousness of Kidspeak - The New Yorker
www.newyorker.com

The language of adolescents is an instance of compression in balance with concision. What sounds limited to the outsider is as nuanced as He

‘The Black Man in the Cosmos’: Sun Ra teaches at UC Berkeley, 1971
dangerousminds.net

The first thing I’d do with a time machine is point it to Berkeley, California, 1971. Those are the spacetime coordinates of the Afro-Americ

10 Crucial Lessons From History's Greatest Graphic Designers | Co.Design...
www.fastcodesign.com

Simplify, visualize, know your user: the lessons of these design pioneers, from El Lissitzky to Paula Scher, are as relevant as ever.

Neko Case Did a Cool Feminist Anthem… About How Geek Shit Is All For Boy...
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Neko Case's music video for "These Aren't the Droids" is great... except for the part where she's all "Geek shit is for boys!"

Stop questioning the “African-ness” of Algerians
thisisafrica.me

Many critics have questioned the authenticity of Algeria’s “African-ness”. This is part of a greater malaise which unfortunately is becoming

10 Breakthrough Innovations That Will Shape The World In 2025 | Co.Exist...
www.fastcoexist.com

A world where food is plentiful and drugs are personalized may not be as far off as it seems.

The Art Of Self-Promotion On Social Media | Fast Company | Business + In...
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Here's how to walk the line between gaining a following and becoming sickeningly self-promotional.

The higher purpose of doodling
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Its very name - doodle - makes it sound frivolous and pointless, but researchers say our scribbles and scrawls may actually help us retain i

The new scramble for Africa (part 1)
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With the African continent home to the majority of the world’s fastest-growing economies, urban consumer markets and a wealth of natural res

Excellent curry goat!
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