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Trips by*

Maria Robinson


Total cost of 8 trips: $11,945.65


Trips traveled under the office of Bob Ney

Destination: OFFICIAL MEETINGS
Sponsor: Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Aug 26, 2000 (7 days)
Expense: $3,550.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Jan 26, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $205.00
source

Destination: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CLASSES
Date: Jan 24, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $318.00
source

Destination: WENT TO VISIT AND LEARN ABOUT NASDAQ
Sponsor: NASDAQ
Purpose: EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO VISIT NSDAQ STOCK MARKET FACILITIES IN CT AND NY
Date: Apr 4, 2002 (1 day)
Expense: $886.65
source

Destination: DEHLI, CHENNAI, MUMBAI, AND AGRA
Sponsor: Confederation of Indian Industry
Purpose: FACT FINDING
Date: Apr 10, 2002 (10 days)
Expense: $3,729.00
source

Destination: BWI TO PROVIDENCE, RI; TRAVELLED IN CAR TO CT.
Sponsor: IETAN CONSULTING LLC
Purpose: FACT FINDING TO THE MASHENTUCKET PEQUOT INDIAN TRIBAL GOVERNMENT
Date: Aug 21, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $377.00
source

Destination: PHILADELPHIA
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: CHIEF OF STAFF RETREAT
Date: Feb 20, 2004 (2 days)
Expense: $600.00
source

Destination: BELGRADE, SERBIA
Sponsor: Serbian-American Center
Purpose: HELP GET A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF THE UPCOMING SERBIAN ELECTIONS AND TO HELP SERBIA AND THE MISSION TO BECOME PART OF THE EU.
Date: Apr 12, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $2,280.00
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Maria Robinson.


American RadioWorks |
Photo: Daniel Buchanan

How to help students hope

A polling expert finds students less engaged with school as they get older. Brandon Busteed from Gallup Education says if schools taught to strengths instead of weaknesses, more students would be successful in school and in life.

Recent Posts

  • 10.21.14

    Making it stick

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  • 10.14.14

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    Education correspondent Emily Hanford talks with author Elizabeth Green about her new book, Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone).
  • 10.07.14

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    Education correspondent Emily Hanford continues her conversation with Dana Goldstein, author of The Teacher Wars.
  • 10.01.14

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