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Can how you move change how you think?

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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?

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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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Trips by*

Philip Eskeland


Total cost of 5 trips: $7,871.21


Trips traveled under the office of Donald Manzullo

Destination: BANGKOK AND SONGKLA, THAILAND
Sponsor: US-ASEAN BUSINESS COUNCIL AND ROYAL THAI EMBASSY
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL/FACT-FINDING TRIP AS PART OF A CONGRESSIONAL STAFF DELEGATION
Date: Jun 30, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $3,317.50
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: National Association of Development Companies
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT AT THEIR ANNUAL CONFERENCE AS PART OF THEIR LEGISLATIVE PANEL
Date: May 4, 2005 (1 day)
Expense: $689.50
source


Trips traveled under the office of James Talent

Destination: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL
Date: Jan 20, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $370.00
source

Destination: KOUROU, FRENCH GUIANA
Sponsor: Arianespace
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP RELATED TO ARIANESPACE'S COMMERCIAL SATELLITE LAUNCHON APRIL 18, 2000
Date: Apr 16, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $2,943.78
source

Destination: CHICAGO, IL
Sponsor: Association for Manufacturing Technology
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL-VIEW THE INT'L MACHINE TOOL SHOW
Date: Sep 8, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $550.43
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Philip Eskeland.


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.