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In The Shift to Remote Learning: The Human Element, Doug Lederman, editor and co-founder of Inside Higher Education, gathers expert opinions on how the "sudden, forced adoption of technology-delivered instruction" affects the well-being ...
This Saturday, we take a look at the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away from complications with cancer Friday evening. She was 87. News outlets across the U.S. remember Justice Ginsburg for the advances she made towards women’s rights, contributions towards healthcare and LGBT rights, and her achievements as the second woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court. She is mourned by the many people she inspired. The news also contemplates how her death and vacancy on the Supreme Court will im...
“Shana Tovah!” exclaimed today’s headlines. “Yes,” I concurred, “it’s nice to have something to celebrate.” Together, we look at how the faithful are celebrating Rosh Hashanah across the country, as well as how others folks are honoring memories of the fallen on this day. These headlines are selected from the front pages curated by Newseum.org
This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students Professor Ann Rivet's Fall 2020 course MSTC 6502, Science Education Seminar. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones that support the aims of the course: to offer "an overview of current research in science education including some of the major theoretical perspectives and research par...
Good Afternoon! Here are the latest headlines from today’s front pages relating to legislative developments in Britain and America, the Fed’s signaling of monetary ease until at least 2023, the United States government’s potential complicity in war crimes in Yemen, and reports of massive flooding from Hurricane Sally in the Southeast. As always, the headlines are brought to us by
Constitution Day, also known as Citizenship Day, commemorates the signing of the Constitution of the United States on September 17th, 1787, when thirty nine delegates to the Constitutional Convention finalized one of our nation's most significant founding documents in Philadelphia, then capitol. The Constitution sets forth the supreme law of the land, democratic structure of our government, and greatest vision of human freedom, with cert...
Today’s headlines reimpose an 1861 map on the present day U.S. to look at how Civil War history is being observed, and conversations about police violence are unfolding, in the latter six states to secede. One by one, Louisiana, Texas, Virginia, Arkansas, Tennessee, and...
This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students Professor Nicholas Limerick's Fall 2020 course ITSF 5001, Advanced Ethnographic Methods. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones that support the aims of the course: to "a) build on students’ previous knowledge about or experience doing qualitative research, b) instruct ...
Good afternoon! Here are a few of today’s headline news stories brought to us by Newseum. The stories cover everything from wildfires on America’s West Coast, Japan’s newest leader, and parliamentary developments in Canada and the UK:  
This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in Dr. Carmen Martinez-Roldán's Fall 2020 course A&HB 4150, Teachers Inquiry in Bilingual/Bicultural Education. The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting the goals of the course, i.e., to engage students in "an inquiry process about their teaching in...