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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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    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.

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Trips by*

David Morgan


Total cost of 10 trips: $40,273.72


Trips traveled under the office of William Jefferson

Destination: NEW ORLEANS LA
Sponsor: CTIA-The Wireless Association
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN CONGRESSIONAL PANEL
Date: Nov 30, 1999
Expense: $2,027.50
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: EXCUSE TAX CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 11, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $1,430.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Silicon Valley Tax Directors Group
Purpose: STAFF BRIEFING
Date: Feb 20, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $3,448.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: STAFF DELEGATION
Date: May 25, 2001 (8 days)
Expense: $7,260.00
source

Destination: DURANGO, CO
Sponsor: Domestic Petroleum Council
Purpose: GAS EXPLORATION
Date: Aug 14, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $1,076.18
source

Destination: NEW YORK
Sponsor: American Association of Advertising Agencies
Purpose: STAFF VISIT
Date: May 2, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $681.00
source

Destination: BERLIN, GENEVA-LONDON
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose:
Date: May 24, 2003 (8 days)
Expense: $11,313.00
source

Destination: CAYMAN ISLAND
Sponsor: ST THOMAS UNIVERSITY
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Jun 4, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $2,600.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: OFII
Purpose: SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT
Date: Apr 28, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $2,131.04
source

Destination: AMSTERDAM, BRUSSEL, WARSAW
Sponsor: Tax Foundation
Purpose: STAFF DELEGATION
Date: May 22, 2004 (8 days)
Expense: $8,307.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named David Morgan.


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.