Erin Matthews

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How The Brain Learns To Read

Right now, you are reading these words without much thought or conscious effort. In lightning-fast bursts, your eyes are darting from left to right …

Revealed: The 20 cheapest European cities for a spring break

European Travel

U Can’t Talk to Ur Professor Like This

Chapel Hill, N.C. — At the start of my teaching career, when I was fresh out of graduate school, I briefly considered trying to pass myself off as a cool professor. Luckily, I soon came to my senses and embraced my true identity as a young fogey.<p>After one too many students called me by my first …

Higher Education

Childish men are to blame for women having kids late in life

I hear the same story, told in different ways, all over New York City.<p>There’s 34-year-old Kate, who works in finance downtown. “She’s beautiful, …

How English is the Eurovision Song Contest?

Some have suggested that the English language could lose its prominence in Europe post-Brexit – but no one’s told the performers in this evening’s competition<p>The president of the European commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, said recently that the English language is losing importance in Europe – but …