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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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Trips by*

Priscilla Ross


Total cost of 6 trips: $10,052.57


Trips traveled under the office of Benjamin Cardin

Destination: MIAMI, FLORIDA
Sponsor: American Psychiatric Association
Purpose: SPEAK AT THE ASSOCIATIONS ANNUAL MEETING
Date: Feb 23, 2000 (2 days)
Expense: $1,076.03
source

Destination: RALEIGH, N.C.
Sponsor: GlaxoSmithKline
Purpose: ATTEND MEETING REGARDING DRUG BENEFITS
Date: Apr 25, 2000 (1 day)
Expense: $555.44
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CA; RENO, NV; LAS VEGAS, NV
Sponsor: International Game Technology
Purpose: TO PROVIDE INSIGHT INTO GAMING AND MANUFACTURING RELATED ISSUES
Date: Nov 9, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $5,346.00
source

Destination:
Sponsor: American Association of Advertising Agencies
Purpose: TO LEARN ADVERTISING BUSINESS AND GAIN INSIGHT INTO CREATION AND DISTRIBUTION OF CONSUMER INFORMATION
Date: May 2, 2003 (2 days)
Expense: $696.00
source

Destination: NEW YORK, NY
Sponsor: Metropolitan Life Insurance Co
Purpose: ATTEND CONFERENCE ON RETIREMENT SECURITY
Date: Dec 15, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $1,271.00
source

Destination: BOSTON
Sponsor: Mercatus Center at George Mason University
Purpose: RETREAT ON ECONOMIC ISSUES
Date: Aug 1, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $1,108.10
source



* - Trips by all travelers named Priscilla Ross.


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.