Monthly Archive: October 2020

Student Technology Equity Program (STEP)

Student Technology Equity Program (STEP)

CautionCOVID-19 tech resources for the campus community. Skip to main content Background image: Jenny McNulty with a carload of laptopsApply for STEPIf you are an undergraduate or graduate student in need of hardware or internet access:Complete this application to be considered for a free loaner laptop, Wi-Fi hotspot, or other peripherals (e.g. webcam, headphones, etc.).  We will…

The STEAMy Relationship Between Art and Science

The STEAMy Relationship Between Art and Science

Library Resources | Margaret Richter & Jess Wallis| November 20, 2017Traditionally, art and science have been treated as two separate disciplines, but when they are studied together it’s clear to see the impact one has on the other.A great deal of creativity is required to make scientific breakthroughs, and art is just as often an…

Commission on Presidential Debates says it will make changes to format to ‘ensure a more orderly discussion’

Commission on Presidential Debates says it will make changes to format to ‘ensure a more orderly discussion’

(CNN)The Commission on Presidential Debates said Wednesday it would be making changes to the format of the remaining presidential debates after the first debate between Democratic nominee Joe Biden and President Donald Trump devolved into a chaotic disaster the night before.”The Commission on Presidential Debates sponsors televised debates for the benefit of the American electorate.…

definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Examples of alchemyalchemyAlchemyin its strict definition means turning base metals into gold.From Huffington Post It is an all encompassingalchemyfull of the love and devotion in the room, between all the people who are creating.From Huffington Post These examples are from the Cambridge English Corpus and from sources on the web. Any opinions in the examples…

CBN News

CBN News

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How to Think Positive and Have an Optimistic Outlook: 8 Tips

How to Think Positive and Have an Optimistic Outlook: 8 Tips

Are you a glass half-empty or half-full sort of person? Studies have demonstrated that both can impact your physical and mental health and that being a positive thinker is the better of the two.A recent study followed 70,000 women from 2004 to 2012 and found that those who were optimistic had a significantly lower risk…

World AP News – – Las Vegas Sun News

World AP News – – Las Vegas Sun News

(AP) TOKYO (AP) — A typhoon approaching Japan could bring heavy rains to the Tokyo region over the weekend, weather officials said Thursday, urging residents to take precautions early. Typhoon Chan-hom was 260 kilometers (160 miles) southeast of Japan’s southern island … (AP) CAIRO (AP) — A top U.N. official Thursday condemned recent clashes in…

Voodoo – Dispelling the Myths

Voodoo – Dispelling the Myths

Back   Next Practicers of Voodoo are highly devout. Their rituals form an incredibly important aspect of their religion. Rituals occur fairly regularly, with different spirits being honored at different times. In return for worship and sacrifices, the loas will be generous with the worshippers, resulting in plentiful rain, good crops, or something else of the…

Technology

Technology

Technology | The World from PRX Skip to content COVID-19: The latest from The WorldUnder new measures against the coronavirus, the Israeli government has banned protesters from holding demonstrations more than 1 kilometer (about a half-mile) from their homes. In response, some activists have turned to WhatsApp, Facebook and an interactive map to find protest…

Psychology: Definitions, branches, history, and how to become one

Psychology: Definitions, branches, history, and how to become one

Psychology is the study of the mind and behavior, according to the American Psychological Association. It is the study of the mind, how it works, and how it affects behavior.The APA adds that it “embraces all aspects of the human experience, from the functions of the brain to the actions of nations, from child development…