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Attended Morehouse College; University of Michigan, University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
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As a foreign-language teacher, I was often disturbed by the inability of my first-year students to deal effectively with even the most basic elements of grammar. Whereas in a bygone era elementary-school students learned the parts of speech and their respective functions (and demonstrated this ...
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A hammerhead shark's scent organs are highly sophisticated. They're capable of detecting a single drop of fish oil in a body of water equivalent to an Olympic-size swimming pool.
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For more than three decades, beginning in 1967, the calligrapher “Alice” (Alice Koeth— she dropped her last name professionally early on) designed and lettered the iconic and highly praised signage for New York’s Morgan Library & Museum. A founding member of the Society of Scribes (SOS), she is one of the most respected calligraphers in the world today, whose work has influenced generations of scribes.
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Fish from a tin gets upgraded with bucatini and Marcona almonds.
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The company, which makes game engine software, announced that it had raised $181 million from investors, bringing its valuation to about $1.5 billion.
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“I often ask myself,” says Alissia Melka-Teichroew, “Does the world need more stuff?” The question comes after a walk-through of the designer’s lower Manhattan studio, where vestiges of her 11-year career abound.
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If you've been in a comics store lately, you've noticed the increasing diversity on the shelves: a biracial Spiderman, a Muslim Ms. Marvel, and today, a Chinese man takes up the mantle of Superman.
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The former public face of the nonprofit promoter of anonymizing software was pushed out under a cloud of sexual misconduct allegations.
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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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How to Use Pinterest for Videos, SlideShares and Podcasts |
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Swept from their homes, Chicago's Latinos built new community
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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
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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
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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...
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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
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Many critics have questioned the authenticity of Algeria’s “African-ness”. This is part of a greater malaise which unfortunately is becoming

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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

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