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Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

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    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

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  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.

American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.

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PRYOR, MARK LUNSFORD, Democratic Party
Arkansas

Total number of trips - 7
Total cost of trips - $8,148.15

Average cost per trip - $1,164.02
Total number of days spent traveling - 12 days
Rank of representative - 457 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)
Dates - March 2, 2003 - March 3, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Palm Beach, FL

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes -

Travel Cost - $327.00
Lodging Cost - $533.50
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $860.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Sarcoma Foundation of America
Dates - June 22, 2003 - June 23, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,014.50
Lodging Cost - $331.51
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,346.01

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Pathology Service Associates
Dates - July 18, 2003 - July 21, 2003 (4 days)
Location(s) - Orlando, FL

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes -

Travel Cost - $564.00
Lodging Cost - $1,115.04
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,679.04

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas
Dates - August 5, 2003 - August 5, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Knoxville, TN

Purpose - Business development for Camden, AK
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,144.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $10.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,154.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Arkansas Bankers Association
Dates - August 8, 2003 - August 8, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Branson, MO

Purpose - Speech at annual convention
Notes -

Travel Cost - $823.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $823.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Democratic Leadership Council
Dates - October 18, 2003 - October 18, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Atlanta, GA

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,334.62
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $18.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,352.62

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Cooper Tire Inc.
Dates - December 2, 2003 - December 2, 2003 (1 days)
Location(s) - Findley, OH

Purpose - Speaking engagement
Notes -

Travel Cost - $932.98
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $932.98

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.