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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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Trips by*

Maynard Friesz


Total cost of 6 trips: $9,472.72


Trips traveled under the office of Byron Dorgan

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: FACT-FINDING - INTL CONSUMER ELECTRONIC SHOW
Date: Jan 5, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $1,250.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: ATTEND THE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
Date: Jan 6, 2002 (5 days)
Expense: $1,807.50
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW - ATTEND POLICY SESSIONS - KEYNOTE SPEECHS - SEE NEW TECHNOLOGY AT TRADESHOW
Date: Jan 8, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $1,894.35
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: ATTEND THE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW TO GATHER INFORMATION ON DEVELOPMENTS IN THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY
Date: Jan 7, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $1,975.13
source

Destination: CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: Consumer Electronics Association
Purpose: TO REVIEW NEW CONSUMER ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGIES, MEET WITH INDUSTRY REPS AND ATTEND SESSIONS ON TOPICS, INCLUDING HDTV, BROADBAND, DIGITAL RIGHTS & WIRELESS
Date: Jan 5, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $2,119.74
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Toy Industry Association
Purpose: TO PARTICIPATE IN WORKSHOPS ON ECOMMERCE & RFID TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS AND ATTEND TRADE SHOW AT AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL TOY FAIR
Date: Feb 19, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $426.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Maynard Friesz.


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

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  • 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.