On Point: Maya Angelou Indepth Interview (4 of 5)
Armstrong Williams continues his interview with Dr. Maya Angelou.   She knew she must teach her son.  Books became important.  "Books represent the gathered information of human beings all over the world since we've been able to write."  Armstrong Williams reveals his knowledge of Dr. Angelou's kind acts to people in need.  "I am trying to be a Christian.... a representative of my God."  Armstrong asks how she has overcome the "-ism of race."  First of all, if you don't transcend it,
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Letter from Rebecca Cronk to Mr. and Mrs. Henry Curtner, June 9, 1880
For twenty years after the Civil War, Rebecca Cronk who lived in Rockfield, Rock Creek Township, Carroll County wrote to her friends the Curtners (in California) to keep them abreast of local and family news.,Carroll County Journey
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Leaving The Hospital After Heart Surgery
This discharge education video gives heart surgery patients an overview of what patients can expect before they leave the hospital, and care during the first few weeks of recovery. It stresses that even though they are leaving the hospital their recovery is still ongoing. Specific guidelines include the drive home, physical activity restrictions, continuing breathing exercises, developing a daily routine, taking medications, incision care, signs of infection, resuming activity including sexual a
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The Arts in Every Classroom: Expanding the Role of the Arts Specialist
Three arts teachers work with colleagues around their schools, using collaborative techniques that go beyond the traditional work of arts specialists. Kathy DeJean is a dance artist at Lusher Alternative Elementary School in New Orleans; Mary Perkerson is the visual art teacher at Harmony Leland Elementary School in Mableton, Georgia; and Amanda Newberry is the theatre specialist at Lusher.
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http://nd.edu/faith-and-service Since the University's founding by the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1842, Notre Dame has been a place of great faith. But, as a Catholic university what is it that we believe in? The Catholic faith is fundamental at Notre Dame. We therefore believe a variety of beliefs and opinions are indispensable to provoking debate, ensuring a diversity of perspectives, promoting scholarship, and building community; we believe in the pursuit and sharing of truth for its own
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Je vindt bij het Taaluniecentrum NVT in Brussel informatie over de didactiek van het Nederlands als vreemde taal. U kunt er een overzicht van leermiddelen en leermaterialen raadplegen. U krijgt er ook persoonlijk advies en u …


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Europe Day Ahead: Service sector shrinkage
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The complete report from Richard Hake's long-term study of interactive engagement (IE) techniques and their effect on the understanding of physics by non-physics majors. The study analyzed diverse student populations in high schools, colleges, and universities and used pre- and post-instruction testing to determine the gains in each group. IE techniques were shown to improve student's understanding at a significantly higher rate than traditional instruction. Additionally, these IE techniques are
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[This article is excerpted from Conceived in Liberty, volume 1, chapter 37, "The Restoration Crisis in New England." An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by Floy Lilley, is available for download.]

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Lecture 32 - Discussion session on measure theory
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Oct. 18 - If there are no surprises from the EU summit, investor sentiment should take a turn for the positive says Hargreaves Lansdown's Richard Hunter.
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Oct 18 - Breakingviews columnists explain why Wall Street is smiling about Morgan Stanley's third-quarter results, despite the bank's $1 billion loss.
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