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The Bob Gibson I know
Guided by the blind: Butler University will soon debut a campus guide app to aid visually impaired students
Although my son did not attend Butler, the university is an example of what a just released study by Moody’s Investors Service, Inc. on higher education.
By “doing the right thing” and ‘trusting no one’ learn if graduate school is right for you: Four, sure-fire ways to find out
m delighted to report that I followed Dr. James’ sound advice: A little more than one year after she directed me to this unknown territory, I graduated from the Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications. Part of my decision to attend Medill was based on the sage advice of my classmate, Spike Lee, who experienced a similar conversation with Dr. James just a year ahead of me. Spike simply said, “Do what she (Dr. James) said. It is easier that way.” I easily recall what Spike said since it was straight-forward and impactful. Do what she said. It is easier that way.
Pay to play: Cost of kids’ extracurricular sports
Everyone wins in the $15 billion youth sports economy.
Annual FAMU Journalism & Graphic Design Grads are Back programs kick off with powerhouse workshops
The work of creative students on a scavenger hunt as part of a class assignment — Part 2
The second section of my Newswriting & Reporting II course included some powerful work along the route of the scavenger hunt. The students are posting their findings on social media. I grabbed a few to show off how well they completed their assignment. The assignment is related to the first steps of becoming a fieldContinue reading “The work of creative students on a scavenger hunt as part of a class assignment — Part 2”
It’s the big things that carry us through life
This image is lasting. There is a direct connectivity between cheering young folk onto their next level and sustained success. Great job, Dads, and the folk who had this idea. twitter.com/priscillashirer/status/1163494811258806272
Journaling to reduce stress and add value to your journey
How to find best bereavement and emergency travel rates when time is not on your side
Take a breath. Choose mindfulness techniques as sitting in peaceful stillness before planning your travel.
Organize your “proof of death” materials and your relationship to the deceased. If the materials are not readily available to you, the funeral home’s contact information can be used as verification by the carriers, hotels and rental car companies.
Check airline discount fares first and compare it to the bereavement, emergency, compassion rates offered by major carriers and hotels, motels.