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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*

John Neville


Total cost of 5 trips: $8,399.08


Trips traveled under the office of Joseph Pitts

Destination: TOUR OF YUCCA MOUNTAIN NUCLEAR STORAGE FACILITY
Sponsor: Nuclear Energy Institute
Purpose: TOUR OF YUCCA MOUNTAIN NUCLEAR STORAGE FACILITY
Date: Feb 21, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $789.50
source

Destination: MADRID, ALGIERS, TINNOOF
Sponsor: Defense Forum Foundation
Purpose: FACT FINDING TRIP RESEARCH REFUGEES
Date: Apr 15, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $1,330.00
source

Destination: CONGRESSIONAL INSTITUTE CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT
Sponsor: Congressional Institute Inc
Purpose: CHIEFS OF STAFF RETREAT/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Date: Oct 23, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,454.00
source

Destination: TECH POLICY CONFERENCE
Sponsor: ALCATEL, AMAZON.COM, ASSOCIATION FOR COMPETETIVE TECHNOLOGY, AT&T, EIA, INFINEON, L3COMM., LUCENT
Purpose: EDUCATION
Date: Mar 5, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $1,174.73
source

Destination: ISRAEL
Sponsor: American Israel Education Foundation
Purpose: EDUCATION MISSION
Date: Aug 14, 2004 (11 days)
Expense: $3,650.85
source



* - Trips by all travelers named John Neville.


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.