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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

    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.

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Office of

Orrin Hatch


Total cost of 152 office trips: $258,251.68


Trips by Orrin Hatch
Total cost of congressperson's 33 trips: $36,466.87

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: California Republican Party
Purpose: DELIVER SPEECH
Date: Feb 5, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $350.00
source

Destination: WILLIAMSBURG, VA
Sponsor: College of William and Mary
Purpose: DELIVER SPEECH
Date: May 13, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,606.35
source

Destination: MILWAUKEE, WI
Sponsor: American Legion
Purpose: DELIVER SPEECH
Date: Sep 4, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,282.77
source

Destination: DAVOS, SWITZERLAND
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: SPEECH/PARTICIPATION IN ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Jan 25, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,380.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: THE NEVADA CHAPTER OF THE FEDERAL BAR
Purpose: DELIVER SPEECH
Date: Feb 24, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $715.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: HILDE GERST POLITICAL ROUNDTABLE
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN POLITICAL ROUNDTABLE
Date: Mar 17, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $679.50
source

Destination: CAMBRIDGE, MA
Sponsor: Harvard University
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Apr 21, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $550.00
source

Destination: MONROE, NC
Sponsor: Wingate University
Purpose: COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS
Date: May 11, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,251.50
source

Destination: LAMONI, IA
Sponsor: Graceland University
Purpose: COMMENCEMENT ADDRESS
Date: May 19, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $1,083.38
source

Destination: ALBANY, NY
Sponsor: MORTON'S RESTAURANT GROUP INC
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Jul 13, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $394.10
source

Destination: NASHVILLE, TN
Sponsor: INTERNATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT BUYERS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Oct 7, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $250.00
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES, CA
Sponsor: California Utah Women
Purpose: SPEECH
Date: Oct 19, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,286.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: World Economic Forum
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN FORUM (4 DAY EVENT)
Date: Jan 31, 2002 (4 days)
Expense: $1,711.00
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: INTERNATIONAL WAREHOUSE LOGISTICS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Mar 10, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $164.00
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RECORDING MERCHANDISERS
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Mar 10, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $683.08
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO NEW YORK CITY, NY
Sponsor: Basic Books
Purpose: BOOK EXPO CONVENTION - SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: May 4, 2002
Expense: $153.50
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Sponsor: Pfizer Inc
Purpose: PFIZER MEDICAL FUTURES FORUM - SPEECH
Date: Oct 17, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $569.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY, NY
Sponsor: NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS AND SCIENCES
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Feb 20, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $496.95
source

Destination: BIRMINGHAM, AL
Sponsor: University of Alabama
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT AT UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW
Date: Feb 28, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $945.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO AUSTIN, TX
Sponsor: TEXAS GENERAL COUNSEL
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Mar 28, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $1,535.81
source

Destination: AUSTIN, TX TO HOUSTON, TX, WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: University of Houston
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Mar 29, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $1,055.12
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC TO TULSA, OK TO SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Sponsor: Wiltel Communications
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: May 9, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,107.50
source

Destination: EVANSVILLE, IN TO MCLEANSBORO, IL
Sponsor: Utah Jazz
Purpose: ATTEND MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MRS. BOBBYE SLOAN (WIFE OF JERRY SLOAN - A HEAD COACH OF THE UTAH JAZZ)
Date: Jun 26, 2003
Expense: $693.30
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: NATIONAL NUTRITIONAL FOODS ASSOCIATION
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Jun 27, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $2,356.50
source

Destination: SALT LAKE CITY, UT TO HOUSTON, TX TO WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Huntsman Corporation
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT (ACCOMPANIED BY MRS. HATCH)
Date: Jan 10, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $4,013.40
source

Destination: HOUSTON, TX
Sponsor: GlaxoSmithKline
Purpose: ATTEND AND SPEAK AT GAPONC COMPANY CEO ROUNDTABLE AND RETREAT
Date: Feb 23, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $1,078.90
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO SALT LAKE CITY, UT
Sponsor: Leucadia National Corporation
Purpose: SPEECH TO LEUCADIA CORPORATION EXECUTIVES. SPEECH WAS ON APRIL 2, BUT SENATOR HATCH STAYED UNTIL APRIL 5 (AT NO ADDITIONAL EXPENSE TO LEUCADIA) AND RETURNED TO WASHINGTON, D.C. WITH LEUCADIA. LEUCADIA'S PLANE WOULD HAVE RETURNED TO D.C. ON APRIL 5TH REGAR
Date: Apr 2, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,041.90
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: RealNetworks Inc
Purpose: SPEECH AND MEET WITH EXECUTIVES OF REAL NETWORKS - REIMBURSEMENT IS FOR AIRFARE FOR MRS. HATCH WHO ACCOMPANIED SENATOR HATCH AND PARTICIPATED IN THIS TRIP
Date: Jun 11, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $606.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. TO SEATTLE, WA
Sponsor: Microsoft Corporation
Purpose: SPEECH AND MEET WITH EXECUTIVES OF MICROSOFT CORPORATION AND REAL NETWORKS
Date: Jun 11, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,058.20
source

Destination: KEY BISCAYNE, FL
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: 2005 CONGRESSIONAL ADVISORY BOARD POLICY CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 12, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $2,682.73
source

Destination: SALT LAKE CITY, UT TO SAN DIEGO, CA
Sponsor: PACKARD AND ASSOCIATES
Purpose: AIRFARE FOR MRS. HATCH TO ACCOMPANY SENATOR HATCH FOR SPEECH AT THE COMMEMORATION OF THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE U.S. MORMON BATTALION
Date: Feb 26, 2005
Expense: $553.40
source

Destination: SALT LAKE CITY, UT TO SAN DIEGO, CA
Sponsor: THE LDS CHURCH
Purpose: SPEECH AT THE COMMEMORATION OF THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE U.S. MORMON BATTALION
Date: Feb 26, 2005
Expense: $553.40
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA TO SALT LAKE CITY AND ON TO WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: Leucadia National Corporation
Purpose: SPEECH TO LEUCADIA EXECUTIVES IN SALT LAKE CITY (ACCOMPANIED BY MRS. HATCH)
Date: Feb 27, 2005
Expense: $1,579.58
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Orrin Hatch

Juliann Andreen
Bruce Artim
Shawn Bentley
David Best
Melanie Bowen
Jared Brown
Christopher Campbell
Susan Cobb
Kent Cook
Patricia Deloatche
Makan Delrahim
Robert Foreman
Tanya Green
Jace Johnson
David Jones
Garett Jones
Patricia Knight
Karen Lamontagne
Evan Liddiard
Paul Matulic
Lee Otis
Rita Redberg
Mathew Sandgren
Rebecca Seidel
Rebecca Shipp
Scott Simpson
Ryan Triplette



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.