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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

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  • 04.29.15

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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*

Lou Ann Linehan


Total cost of 13 trips: $17,920.35


Trips traveled under the office of Chuck Hagel

Destination: ATHENS, GA
Sponsor: University of Georgia
Purpose: TO ATTEND THE SAM NUNN POLICY FORUM
Date: Mar 26, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $95.00
source

Destination: OMAHA, NE
Sponsor: OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Purpose: OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ROUNDTABLE WITH NATO SECRETARY GENERAL LORD ROBERTSON
Date: Apr 7, 2000
Expense: $796.00
source

Destination: NAPLES, FLORIDA
Sponsor: BIPAC - Business-Industry Political Action Committee
Purpose: STAFF SENATOR HAGEL AS HE SPEAKS TO THE BIPAC FALL BOARD MEETING
Date: Nov 16, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $1,118.85
source

Destination: CINCINNATI, OH
Sponsor: Transatlantic Business Dialogue
Purpose: ACCOMPANY SENATOR HAGEL TO THE ANNUAL CEO-LEVEL TRANSATLANTIC BUSINESS DIALOGUE
Date: Nov 17, 2000
Expense: $1,708.50
source

Destination: GERMANY & THE CZECH REPUBLIC
Sponsor: Konrad Adenauer Foundation
Purpose: TO GAIN FIRST HAND INSIGHT INTO THE US-EUROPEAN POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SECURITY RELATIONS
Date: Dec 2, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $1,580.16
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Israel Policy Forum
Purpose: ATTEND THE ISRAEL POLICY FORUM ANNUAL DINNER AND THE ISRAEL POLICY FORUM BREAKFAST
Date: Jan 7, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $319.24
source

Destination: OMAHA, NE
Sponsor: OMAHA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Purpose: STAFF SENATOR HAGEL WHEN HE ACCEPTS "HEADLINER OF THE YEAR" AWARD AND WHEN HE INTRODUCES SENATOR MCCAIN
Date: Feb 16, 2001
Expense: $542.50
source

Destination: NEW YORK CITY (TEETERBORO, NJ AIRPORT)
Sponsor: American Jewish Congress
Purpose: TO PROVIDE STAFF SUPPORT FOR SENATOR'S SPEECH
Date: Jan 29, 2003
Expense: $2,544.20
source

Destination: COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO
Sponsor: American Bankers Association
Purpose: NATIONAL CONVENTION OF BANKERS GROUP-SENATOR HAGEL SPEAKING
Date: Jul 19, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $3,655.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $922.00
source

Destination: OMAHA, NE TO WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman Corporation
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Mar 18, 2004
Expense: $635.20
source

Destination: JAKARTA, INDONESIA
Sponsor: Carter Center
Purpose: OBSERVATION OF JULY PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN INDONESIA
Date: Jul 1, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $3,561.50
source

Destination: DETROIT, MI
Sponsor: Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers Inc
Purpose: FACT-FINDING
Date: Aug 16, 2004 (1 day)
Expense: $442.20
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Lou Ann Linehan.


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.