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Why do we remember some things, and forget others? That's what author Peter Brown and psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel set out to answer in their new book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

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BELL, R CHRISTOPHER, Democratic Party
Texas

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $10,972.35

Average cost per trip - $2,743.09
Total number of days spent traveling - 22 days
Rank of representative - 418 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Education Foundation
Dates - August 2, 2003 - August 10, 2003 (9 days)
Location(s) - Israel

Purpose - Education mission
Notes -

Travel Cost - $3,743.00
Lodging Cost - $1,112.10
Meal Cost - $377.25
Other Cost - $408.70
Total Cost - $5,641.05

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Planned Parenthood Global Partners, Planned Parenthood of Houston and SE Texas
Dates - December 3, 2003 - December 5, 2003 (3 days)
Location(s) - Mexico City, Mexico

Purpose - Fact-finding mission to the Mexican family planning Assoc.
Notes - other costs - translation

Travel Cost - $439.49
Lodging Cost - $291.88
Meal Cost - $100.00
Other Cost - $98.33
Total Cost - $929.70

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Humpty Dumpty Institute
Dates - May 6, 2004 - May 7, 2004 (2 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose -
Notes - May 7-8 at personal expense

Travel Cost - $1,191.60
Lodging Cost - $208.00
Meal Cost - $90.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,489.60

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Consular Forum
Dates - June 27, 2004 - July 4, 2004 (8 days)
Location(s) - Paris, France - Athens, Greece - London, England

Purpose - Cultural, Business and Educational Exchange
Notes - Houston - Paris - Athens - London - Houston

Travel Cost - $962.00
Lodging Cost - $1,500.00
Meal Cost - $350.00
Other Cost - $100.00
Total Cost - $2,912.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Photo: Dierk Schaefer

Making it stick

Why do we remember some things, and forget others? That's what author Peter Brown and psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel set out to answer in their new book Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning.

Recent Posts