Here we have our familiar main entrance and piles of snow with which we are now very intimately acquainted this winter. Below the entrance are two images of neighborhood buildings no longer standing, but with some recognizable sooty street snow. Let's hope the familiar scenes of a New York spring will return to us soon!
[caption id="attachment_1713" align="aligncenter" width="800" caption="Teachers College Main Building. Entrance. Winter. (1935)"]
[caption id="attachment_1596" align="aligncenter" width="800" caption="Library Material In Basement, Summer Session, View 2. Teacher College. (1920) WWI poster "Books wanted for our men in camp and "over there". Take your gifts to the public library."]
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September 22-28 is Banned Books Week! If you're looking to celebrate by reading a banned or challenged book, you can check out 2012's top ten challenged books . You can also check out Banned Books Week's list of
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And welcome/welcome back to TC!
[caption id="attachment_1468" align="aligncenter" width="800" caption="Woman walking, Mountain Peaks and Crags in background, St. Moritz, Switzerland"][/caption]
[caption id="attachment_1406" align="aligncenter" width="640" caption="Lincoln School Of Teachers College. Summer Demonstration. Grade I On Roof Playground. (1934) (1934), by Photographer: Cottrell"]
As a kind of follow-up to Anne's post on altmetrics and associated tools, I'd like to share a big list of links to all kinds of tools called Bamboo DiRT. Bamboo DiRT is a directory for an assortment of digital research tools for scholarly use with such categories as Analyze data, Communicate with colleagues, Conduct linguistic research, Create a mashup, Manage bibliographic information, Search vi...
[caption id="attachment_1340" align="aligncenter" width="800" caption="Saint Bernard Dogs and Boat Keeper, Jasper Park Lodge"][/caption]
Apparently, you can still stay at the Jasper Park Lodge...
Frank W. Cyr, a rural education specialist and TC professor, best known as the Father of the Yellow School Bus, was active in addressing school transportation issues as they affected cost to school districts and students' access to educational opportunities.
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