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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.

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Office of

F. James Sensenbrenner


Total cost of 115 office trips: $341,337.62


Trips by F. James Sensenbrenner
Total cost of congressperson's 20 trips: $169,812.40

Destination: TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: FACT FINDING / EDUCATION
Date: Jan 2, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $9,660.00
source

Destination: GUATEMALA CITY
Sponsor: International Republican Institute
Purpose: MEETINGS WITH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS
Date: Mar 17, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $1,218.45
source

Destination: KAZAKHSTAN
Sponsor: Youth Movement for the Future of Kazakhstan
Purpose: TO MEET WITH OFFICIALS FROM THE KAZAHKSTAN GOVERNMENT AND TO VIEW THE LAUNCH OF A ROCKET
Date: Apr 14, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $7,962.00
source

Destination: HONG KONG/TOKYO
Sponsor: George Washington University
Purpose: US-JAPAN LEGISLATIVE EXCHANGE
Date: Nov 25, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $7,875.39
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C. - GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA
Sponsor: International Republican Institute
Purpose:
Date: Jan 10, 2001 (6 days)
Expense: $2,761.65
source

Destination: SINGAPORE/TOKYO
Sponsor: George Washington University
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE EXCHANGE PROGRAM
Date: Jan 4, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $7,619.37
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: CONVENTION PARTICIPATION AND ACTIVITY IN ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
Date: Apr 7, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $1,882.61
source

Destination: TAIPEI, BANGKOK
Sponsor: Recording Industry Association of America
Purpose: JUDICIARY COMMITTEE FACT FINDING TRIP
Date: Jan 10, 2003 (7 days)
Expense: $11,685.09
source

Destination: DOHA
Sponsor: ISLAMIC FREE MARKET INSTITUTE FOUNDATION/UNIVERSITY OF QATAR
Purpose: CONFERENCE
Date: Apr 11, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $8,540.00
source

Destination: STRASBOURG - PERSONAL, HEIDELBERG - SPONSORED
Sponsor: United States Association of Former Members of Congress
Purpose: TO GAIN FIRST-HAND KNOWLEDGE OF CURRENT TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSHIPS, GLOBAL CHALLENGES, CURRENT STATUS OF IP LEGISLATION AND IT/SECURITY
Date: Aug 7, 2003 (7 days)
Expense: $15,554.00
source

Destination: MUNICH, GERMANY TO LIECHTENSTEIN
Sponsor: International Management and Development Institute
Purpose: U.S.-GERMAN CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE IN GERMANY THAT ADDRESSED KEY ECONOMIC, MONETARY, TRADE AND FOREIGN POLICY ISSUES
Date: Feb 17, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $11,741.80
source

Destination: DOHA, QATAR-BAHRAIN-DUBAI, U.A.E.
Sponsor: Islamic Institute
Purpose: SPEAK AT CONFERENCE IN DOHA AND INVESTIGATE MONEY LAUNDERING IN THE MIDDLE EAST
Date: Apr 4, 2004 (5 days)
Expense: $18,097.68
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: SPEAK BEFORE NATIONAL ASSOC. OF BROADCASTERS, MEET WITH WISCONSIN BROADCASTERS, ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS, AND VIEW EXHIBITS ON BROADCASTING, THE INTERNET, MULTI-MEDIA TECHNOLOGY AND HARDWARE
Date: Apr 18, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $5,815.25
source

Destination: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISANA
Sponsor: National Cable and Telecommunications Association and affiliated cable organizations
Purpose: SPEAK BEFORE NATIONAL CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION (NCTA), PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSION W/ SEN. STEVENS, MEET WITH WISCONSIN CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATION REPRESENTATIVES, ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS, AND VIEW EXHIBITS ON DIGITAL AND BROADBAN
Date: May 2, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $6,009.60
source

Destination: CHICAGO/ORD-SINGAPORE-TOKYO/NARITA
Sponsor: Japan-US Friendship Commission
Purpose: LEP MEETINGS INVOLVE DIRECT DISCUSSIONS (NO SET SPEECHES OR EXPERT PANELS) BETWEEN MEMBERS OF CONGRESS AND MEMBERS OF THE JAPANESE DIET (BOTH UPPER AND LOWER HOUSE) ON TOPICS INCLUDING POLITICAL ELECTIONS, FOREIGN AFFAIRS, SECURITY ISSUES AND ECONOMICS
Date: Nov 5, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $8,749.30
source

Destination: PARIS, FRANCE (DEGAULLE) TO BRUSSELS
Sponsor: Transatlantic Policy Network
Purpose: TPN MEETINGS INVOLVE DIRECT DISCUSSIONS BETWEEN MEMBERS OF CONGRESS AND MEMBERS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ON TOPICS INCLUDING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, WTO, ELECTIONS, FOREIGN AFFAIRS, ENERGY, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, SECURITY ISSUES AND ECONOMICS
Date: Nov 29, 2004 (6 days)
Expense: $16,509.52
source

Destination: PARIS, FRANCE TO STUTTGART, GERMANY TO LIECHTENSTEIN
Sponsor: International Management and Development Institute
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL ROUNDTABLE IN FRANCE, GERMANY AND LIECHTENSTEIN THAT ADDRESSED KEY ECONOMIC, MONETARY, TRADE AND FOREIGN POLICY ISSUES
Date: Feb 21, 2005 (6 days)
Expense: $16,276.30
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: National Cable and Telecommunications Association and affiliated cable organizations
Purpose: SPEAK BEFORE NCTA, MEET W/ EXECUTIVES IN CABLE & TELECOM, MEET W/ WI MEMBERS OF NCTA ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS VIEW EXHIBITS
Date: Apr 3, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $3,941.42
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: SPEAK W/ EXECUTIVES @ NAB, MEET W/ WI BROADCASTERS, ATTEND EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS NEW EXHIBITS ON BROADCASTING, INTERNET, MULTIMEDIA TECHNOLOGY & HARDWARE
Date: Apr 16, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $4,816.31
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: Stanford University
Purpose: SPEAK AT THE ANNUAL ZALE LECTURE IN PUBLIC POLICY AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY
Date: May 7, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $3,096.66
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of F. James Sensenbrenner

Brandon Arnold
Mindy Barry
Barry Beringer
Thad Bingel
Gina Carty
Bradley Clanton
Kathleen Crooks
Christopher Cylke
Chris Delacy
Tiffany Enns
George Fishman
Cori Flam
Anthony Foxx
Michal Freedhoff
Joseph Gibson
Eunice Goldring
Jeff Grove
Sharon Hays
Rashad Hussain
Susan Jensen
Chris Katopis
Matthew Keeley
Phil Kiko
Karen Kimball
Michael Lenn
Jeffrey Lungren
Melissa Mcdonald
Sean Mclaughlin
Blaine Merritt
Stephanie Moore
William Moschella
Richard Obermann
Robert Palmer
Stephen Pinkos
Michael Qucar
Debra Rose
Richard Russell
Samara Ryder
Thomas Schreibel
Todd Schultz
Terry Shawn
Elizabeth Sokul
Diane Taylor
Paul Taylor
Robert Tracci
James Turner
Thomas Vanek
Harlan Watson
David Whitney
Ben Wu
Paul Zanowski
Brian Zimmer



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