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Sriram Khé
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The marathon ain't over
As much as  I think that I am still  the dashing young man with a whole lot of hair on my head , I  know well that I have become a part of the "old" generation.  I now have become old enough that there are children of my undergraduate classmates who seek my...
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Doctor of humanity
A few years ago, a physician, who is a few years older than me, mentioned during a conversation that his four years of undergraduate studies were a waste, and that he could have directly gone to medical school.  He was especially critical of the general edu...
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But the view ...
Consider this : Zillow estimates that by the end of the century, nearly half a million Miami homes could be submerged. The end of the century is a long time to go.  Which means, homeowners are not going to factor in rising sea levels when putting their mone...
But the view ...
But the view ...
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And then there were three ...
Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Nigeria. Pakistan and Afghanistan are neighbors. Why Nigeria, which is far away? One word puts them in a special group: Polio . “We are closer than we have ever been before to wiping out this virus.
The next few months will tell ...
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We are the elite!
Different sets of people.  Different dining table settings and food.  Different conversations.  But, one commonality stands out: We are globalists, and among the economic elite. We might think of ourselves as "middle class."  But, middle class we ain't. In ...
We are the elite!
We are the elite!
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It is up to us to create a heaven right here on earth
Another mass shooting! The US is the rare nation where individual attacks are more common and usually deadly than attacks by groups because it’s so easy to buy highly lethal #guns . https://t.co/6hAYVkUMbE #SantaFe #Parkland #LasVegas #NRAIsATerroristOrgani...
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Caring is expressed in listening
Lee Shulman, whom I heard speak at one conference many years ago, was one heck of a guru in the world of understanding teaching and learning.  He talked and wrote in plenty about pedagogy, by observing the teaching and leaning in various fields.  Shulman ma...
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A skeleton without flesh
Consider this statement : Global health programs can increase life expectancy or decrease child
mortality, but ultimately, people want a higher standard of living. Re-read that. And now think about that age old wisdom in "health is wealth." The guy who fla...
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A dog's life
Congo was a remarkably friendly and wonderful dog.  I was always, always, struck by the absolute lack of any meanness in him.  And always, always, he was happy to see us and to be with us.  If only we humans could have his attitude. "Was" because Congo died...
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Let's talk about unicorns and rainbows
The local newspaper, which had been ailing for a while and now seems to be in a critical condition, reported that a middle-aged man of some local standing now faces charges of allegedly molesting a teenage girl who was known to him. Meanwhile, there are peo...
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