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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*

Raffi Hamparian


Total cost of 6 trips: $9,114.00


Trips traveled under the office of Steven Rothman

Destination: LOS ANGELES
Sponsor: American Youth Federation
Purpose: SPEAKING AT YOUTH SEMINAR
Date: Feb 4, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $240.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: Armenian-American Cultural Society of Las Vegas
Purpose: SPEAKING AT GENOCIDE COMMEMORATION
Date: Apr 29, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $279.00
source

Destination: TAIWAN
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: FACT-FINDING AND EDUCATIONAL
Date: Aug 26, 2000 (6 days)
Expense: $3,970.00
source

Destination: INDIA AND NEPAL
Sponsor: International Campaign for Tibet
Purpose: INFORMATIONAL
Date: Nov 29, 2000 (9 days)
Expense: $3,320.00
source

Destination: EL SALVADOR
Sponsor: Washington Office on Latin America
Purpose: EXAMINE EARTHQUAKE DAMAGE
Date: Mar 30, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $970.00
source

Destination: REAGAN NATIONAL TO LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL
Sponsor: American Youth Federation
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Apr 20, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $335.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Raffi Hamparian.


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.