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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

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  • 04.29.15

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    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.

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Office of

Rick Lazio


Total cost of 8 office trips: $9,022.58


Trips by Rick Lazio
Total cost of congressperson's 6 trips: $8,224.00

Destination: ORLANDO, FLORIDA
Sponsor: NOVAGRADIC & COMPANY
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEAKER AT HOUSING TAX CREDIT CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 5, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $767.50
source

Destination: DALLAS, TEXAS
Sponsor: National Association of Home Builders
Purpose: FEATURED GUEST AT EXECUTIVE & LEADERSHIP BOARD MEETING
Date: Jan 12, 2000
Expense: $295.00
source

Destination: AVENTURA, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: BIPARTISAN CONGRESSIONAL HEALTH POLICY CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 20, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $3,204.00
source

Destination: PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: United States Telecom Association and state affiliates
Purpose: KEYNOTE PRESENTATION ON CURRENT TELECOM ISSUES IN CONGRESS
Date: Feb 20, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $3,168.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY
Sponsor: Suffolk County Organization for the Promotion of Education
Purpose: KEYNOTE SPEAKER & AWARD PRESENTER AT ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 17, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $170.00
source

Destination: BOSTON, MA
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: VISITING FELLOW
Date: Dec 10, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $619.50
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Rick Lazio

Dawn Petchell



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

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    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.