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Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

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?

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  • 05.12.15

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  • 04.29.15

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Office of

Jerry Moran


Total cost of 22 office trips: $27,678.07


Trips by Jerry Moran
Total cost of congressperson's 7 trips: $7,697.23

Destination: HAVANA GULFTREAM
Sponsor: Center for International Policy
Purpose: EXAMINE AGRICULTURAL TRADE OPPORTUNITIES
Date: Apr 16, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $932.00
source

Destination: KANSAS CITY, MO-NEW YORK, NY-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: New York Mercantile Exchange
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jun 15, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $973.00
source

Destination: KANSAS CITY-MEMPHIS-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: Delta Council
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Sep 22, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $968.00
source

Destination: KANSAS CITY-CHICAGO-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: CHICAGO BOARD OF TRADE AND CHICAGO MERCANTILE EXCHANGE
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Oct 6, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,233.03
source

Destination: NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE
Sponsor: Agricultual Retailers Association
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL/LEGISLATIVE AWARD RECIPIENT
Date: Dec 3, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $732.09
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C.-FT. LAUDERDALE, FL-KANSAS CITY, MO
Sponsor: Chicago Board of Trade
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Mar 18, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $2,440.85
source

Destination: KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI-CHICAGO, ILLINOIS-WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: Chicago Board Options Exchange
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Apr 26, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $418.26
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Jerry Moran

Jennie Guttery
Thomas Hemmer
Jon Hixson
Kelli Ludlum
Trevor Mckeeman
Travis Murphy
Kip Peterson
Tyler Wegmeyer



American RadioWorks |
Image: Wikipedia (public domain)

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?

Recent Posts

  • 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.
  • 04.22.15

    The First Gen Movement

    Over the past decade many elite colleges have taken great strides to admit low-income students, but there are unanticipated financial and cultural barriers to fitting in on campus that can’t easily be solved by merely giving students a foot in the door. Questions of class differences have spurred a nationwide movement of “first generation” student clubs on college campuses.