Jason Bridges

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River Cruising: When Is the Best Time to Go?

Take a River Cruise And See a Whole Lot More<p>By Chris Dawson<p>The rich cultural history of Europe is on full display all along its many river banks.<p>For …

European Travel

20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better

20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better by Terry Heick I don’t know how your school year is going and/or ‘went’ …

Teaching

How to find your eyeglass prescription without getting an exam

Need your vision specs so you can order new specs? This magical new tool can give you the numbers.<p>Want to freshen your face with a new pair of eyeglass frames? As you probably know, you can save a small fortune by ordering glasses online.<p>Just one wrinkle: You need to know your prescription. Sure, …

Eyeglasses

Best Antarctica Cruise Lines

Cruise Ships

5 Tips For Your Baltic Cruise

Northern Europe’s Baltic region includes a number of unique countries and ports of call, each with their own special charm. There are so many …

10 TED Talks to watch when you have no idea what to do with your life

No need to panic: Take a deep breath, and power through your moments of doubt and burnout with the help of these talks.

What to See in Paris in 4 Days - The Perfect Long-Weekend Guide to Paris

675 Shares<p><b>One of my very favourite times of the year to visit Paris is in August. I love August because Parisians leave the city for their summer</b> …

France

10 things I learned about life from asking myself a single question

We're often told to live everyday like it's our last. I think that's bad advice.<p>Most of us still have a long way to go, and a good way to make it miserable is through shortsightedness. That said, I do think we can build on the idea.<p>When I'm unsure about how to move forward, I like to ask myself a …

Albert Camus on Consciousness and the Lacuna Between Truth and Meaning

“From the evening breeze to this hand on my shoulder, everything has its truth. Consciousness illuminates it by paying attention to it.”<p><i>“The need of reason is not inspired by the quest for truth but by the quest for meaning. And truth and meaning are not the same,”</i> Hannah Arendt observed in her …

Consciousness

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

Mind

Top 10 Cruise Lines and Ships

A panel of cruise experts—yours truly included—and USA Today 10Best editors nominated lines and ships for Readers’ Choice 2017, and the winners have …

How to get a job on a cruise ship and travel the world for free

If you are 21 or over and would love to travel the world for free — and get paid to do it — then working on a cruise ship is for you! You can apply …

'Take Me to the Mountains' in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

If there’s one thing Gatlinburg, Tennessee wants you to know, it’s that they’re open for business.<p>The forest fires that ran through the region in …

Albert Camus on the Three Antidotes to the Absurdity of Life

“In a world whose absurdity appears to be so impenetrable, we simply must reach a greater degree of understanding among men, a greater sincerity.”<p>What an astrophysicist might have the perspective to eulogize as “the incredibly improbable trip that we’re on” the rest of us might, and often do, …

Nobel Prize

10 TED Talks from inspiring teachers

A great teacher can change the trajectory of your life. Here, talks from teachers you'll wish you had.

TED Talks

36 Hours in Jackson Hole, Wyo.

Expansive wilderness, superlative skiing and a top-notch food scene await visitors to this charming, idiosyncratic town and valley.

Jackson Hole

What are some of Rick Jones’ secrets to success?

Most people know by now that Greenwood Head Coach Rick Jones is a phenomenal leader and developer of young men. As a state champion and regular …

This Cruise Guarantees You’ll See the Northern Lights — or Your Next Cruise Is Free

No matter what kind of cabin you choose, you’re still guaranteed an unforgettable view on this cruise.<p>Hurtigruten Cruises, a cruise line serving …

The World's 6 Most Festive Wintertime Destinations Photos

Photo: Willi Pfitzinger / Courtesy of Germany National Tourist Board<p>A wintertime adventure to one of these towns in Europe (and one in Canada) is an adventure into a fairy tale. The aesthetics and the architecture are from a grander era—and it’s even more enchanted and festive around Christmas. …

Neighbors excited to take over reins at his alma mater

Arkansas women's basketball coach Mike Neighbors talks with Paul Finebaum about what he wants to achieve in his first season with the Razorbacks.

College Sports

Book Review: The Sarantine Mosaic, by Guy Gavriel Kay

I have deviated from straightforward historical fiction, enjoying my sudden and passionate affair with historical fantasy. I am not exactly a …

Books

Your Best 3 Days in Yellowstone

12 Things You Can't Miss on Your First Visit to Grand Teton

Shares 44K<p><b>Hey there!</b> Are you ready to experience the soaring mountain peaks, abundant wildlife, and gorgeous vistas of Grand Teton National</b> …

World's Most Stunning Public Staircases Photos

Sure, elevators are more convenient, but staircases provide a window to the world so rarely seen from any other vantage point. No matter if they are etched into the side of a rock face, as the 740 steps are at Colombia's 10-million-ton Stone of El Peñol, or cut through water, like the Moses Bridge …

8 Ted Talks On Work-Life Balance You Need To Hear

Work-life balance is something people are taught to want in life, however, what it looks like in reality and how to achieve it remains a mystery to most. One thing most people can agree on is that work-life balance is rooted in many concepts like time management, success, and of course, happiness …

Work-life Balance

Choir! Choir! Choir! Epic! Nights: Rufus Wainwright + 1500 Singers sing HALLELUJAH!

The Trouble with “Finding Yourself”

“The self is a style of being, continually expanding in a vital process of definition, affirmation, revision, and growth, a process that is the image, we may say, of the life process of a healthy society itself.”<p><i>“No one can build you the bridge on which you, and only you, must cross the river of</i> …

Literature

Is it Safe to Travel to Europe?

As humans, we are well aware of our mortality. Naturally, we are concerned about our safety. We crave the peace of mind, and that desire to feel safe …

The 5 Virtual Reality Experiences to Try on Your Phone

No need to attend festivals or buy expensive viewing gear to live some of the most moving virtual reality documentaries; in fact, many can be …