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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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MCCARTHY, KAREN, Democratic Party
Missouri

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $11,274.91

Average cost per trip - $2,818.73
Total number of days spent traveling - 22 days
Rank of representative - 411 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - August 20, 2000 - August 26, 2000 (7 days)
Location(s) - Prague, Czech Republic

Purpose - To participate in a conference on U.S.-Russia relations
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,833.70
Lodging Cost - $525.00
Meal Cost - $400.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,758.70

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - May 30, 2000 - June 4, 2000 (6 days)
Location(s) - Vancouver, Canada

Purpose - To participate in a conference on US-China Relations
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,471.61
Lodging Cost - $1,288.00
Meal Cost - $600.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $3,359.61

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Faith and Politics Institute
Dates - January 23, 2004 - January 25, 2004 (3 days)
Location(s) - Santa Barbara, CA

Purpose - participation at a retreat, "The Human Movement"
Notes -

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $256.00
Meal Cost - $105.50
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $361.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Aspen Institute
Dates - May 26, 2003 - May 31, 2003 (6 days)
Location(s) - Rome, Italy

Purpose - to participate on a conference on the global environment
Notes - other expenses were ground transportation

Travel Cost - $2,295.10
Lodging Cost - $1,900.00
Meal Cost - $500.00
Other Cost - $100.00
Total Cost - $4,795.10

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