What’s so awesome about Great-Books courses?

Undergraduate teachers, regardless of background, can play the role of a transitional parent figure, someone that students can talk to who is unaware of their personal or social life, someone who will leave the car keys no questions asked. And students benefit from learning about how universities work and discussing …

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Athletics – Seeing is not believing as shoe technology tears the record books

Athletics – ISTAF World Athletics Meeting – Olympiastadion, Berlin, Germany – September 12, 2021 Norway’s Karsten Warholm celebrates his victory in the men’s 400m hurdles REUTERS / Andreas Gebert Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register LONDON, Dec. 13 (Reuters) – When World Athletics Chief Sebastian Coe …

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Climate books for any vacation listing

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other Opinion content provide perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom journalists. In our family, books are popular Christmas gifts. If your family is like ours, I have two great new books on climate change for …

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Memoirs of the Trump March: Mark Meadows and other Republican readings | Books

The Chief’s Chief is the most important book on the Trump presidency. In his memoir, Mark Meadows confesses that he may have put Joe Biden’s life in danger and then covered it up – all in easy-to-digest prose and a no-frills voice. At the very least, the book provided plenty …

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Everyday Learners: Increasing Children’s Access to Books Through Lending Libraries | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy of the United Way of Utah County Community members can pick up any book or add a book to the small free library. Can you imagine a world without books? Books help inspire and answer questions. Books motivate, entertain, educate, and encourage exploration and imagination. Sadly, living in a …

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What are the most popular books in town?

There is no shortage of books set in San Francisco, nor of the lists that compile and classify these books. These critically written lists usually include classics like “The Maltese Falcon”, “Tales of the City”, as well as more recent bestsellers like “The Joy Luck Club” and “The Circle”. But …

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The Friends of the Library are organizing a pop-up sale for children on December 12 | Books

ITHACA, NY – The Friends of the Library Sale (FOL) have thought of a pop-up sale in the past, but none have been implemented, but with Christmas just around the corner, FOL is offering an event of a day on December 12. Kathy Weinberg, coordinator of Friends of the Tompkins …

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These 10 New Orleans Books Make Great Last Minute Gifts For Fans Of Carnival, Music, Art & More | Books

This is the time of year to visit your local bookstore and swoon over the great beautiful books for holiday gifts. And this season’s harvest is something to celebrate – gorgeous photographs, exhibition catalogs, a lovely new children’s book, something for everyone! Let the reading and research begin. “Above New …

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The Chair of Geosciences donates rare books to university libraries

Submitted photo Christophe Liner Professor Christopher Liner, chairman of the geosciences department at Fulbright College, donated 22 rare books to the Special Collections Division of University Libraries. The books range from early editions of British and American fiction to major works on mathematics, religion and history and join special collections …

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