Juleen Keevy

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On the Egyptian Democratic Transition – Review of David Kirkpatrick “Into the Hands of the Soldiers”

<b>Posted:</b> August 9, 2018 | <b>Author:</b> salamamoussa | <b>Filed under:</b> Egypt, History, Military Governance |Leave a comment<p>Once upon a time a US Democratic …

Nelson Mandela

Tips For Selecting a Book For the Whole Class

There is little more difficult than trying to engage a whole class of students in reading a novel that is a poor match for the group. There are …

Education Technology

Listening to Young Atheists: Lessons for a Stronger Christianity

When a Christian foundation interviewed college nonbelievers about how and why they left religion, surprising themes emerged.<p>"Church became all about ceremony, handholding, and kumbaya," Phil said with a look of disgust. "I missed my old youth pastor. He actually knew the Bible."<p>I have known a lot …

How the Internet Has Changed Bullying

This summer, <i>American Psychologist</i>, the official journal of the American Psychological Association, released a special issue on the topic of bullying and victimization. Bullying is, presumably, as old as humanity, but research into it is relatively young: in 1997, when Susan Swearer, one of the …

Review of Neda Maghbouleh, The Limits of Whiteness: Iranian Americans and the Everyday Politics of Race

Neda Maghbouleh, a sociology professor at the University of Toronto, begins The Limits of Whiteness, her ground breaking study of Iranian Americans …

To Die For Carrot Cake

This To Die For Carrot Cake recipe receives rave reviews for it’s unbelievable moistness and delicious flavor! Truly the BEST CARROT CAKE you’ll ever …

Dessert

This is former Thai Navy Seal, Petty Officer Saman Gunan. He died during the Thailand cave rescues. He is a hero. https://t.co/XD93tgo9AX

How to Find Your Grateful Mind

<b>3 dangers of ingratitude:</b><p><b>#1. Missed opportunity.</b><p>Ungratefulness doesn’t create a bright future.<p>Ingratitude worries about the past.<p>A leader that’s …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Have Before Breakfast To Blast Belly Fat

Eating protein-packed foods and combining cardio with strength-training exercises are two ways to help blast belly fat — but you can actually drink …

Garden Writing Resources

• The writing prompts are intended to help writers experience ecopoetic aesthetics by getting writers to use all of their senses to generate …

Diabetes defeated by diet: How new fresh-food prescriptions are beating pricey drugs

At first glance Sami Inkinen, an elite triathlete and co-founder of the real estate company Trulia, and Rita Perkins, a grandmother of eight in …

On Twitter, falsehood spreads faster than truth

ACROSS the French countryside, in the summer of 1789, rumours swirled about vengeful aristocrats bent on the destruction of peasants’ property. It …

Forking out: Egyptians angered by new austerity after Eid feast

CAIRO (Reuters) - Many Egyptians hoped to ignore their economic hardship as they celebrated the end of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. Instead, they were told they will have to tighten their belts even more.<p>With the Eid al-Fitr feast in full swing, the government of President Abdel Fattah …

10 Classics From High School English to Read or Read Again

Harper Lee<p>Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning examination of racism and justice told through the prism of a young girl’s coming-of-age is truly an extraordinary read. Between Harper Lee’s storytelling brilliance and the weighty issues she eloquently examines, <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i> is well worth …

Literature

Refugee women use their voices through digital storytelling

Storytelling is innate to humans. For millennia, ever since cave paintings were used to record practices, storytelling in all its different forms and …

26 Delicious Ways to Eat Eggs for Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There really isn't a more versatile ingredient to always have on hand in the refrigerator than eggs. Eggs help us start our days off right and give …

How the 2018 national teacher of the year manages a classroom with 12 languages with a white board and a paper clip

Four years ago, Mandy Manning realized she wanted to have an impact outside her classroom, where she spent her days teaching immigrant and refugee …

Here Are Things Not to Put in Your Vagina

People always want to know the most unusual object I’ve retrieved from a vagina.<p>I’ll never tell.<p>One, because the woman involved could recognize herself and feel betrayed. Yes, some items are that unusual.<p>The other reason is that the unfortunate sequence of events that ends with a visit to my OB-GYN …

When Administrators Keep Teaching

Many schools invest in environment like this, but one of the elements that makes this school different is the relationship between its teachers and …

University of Chicago to stop requiring ACT and SAT scores for prospective undergraduates

For years, a debate has simmered at the nation’s universities and colleges over how much weight should be given to standardized tests as officials consider students for admission — and whether they should be required at all.<p>A growing number, including DePaul University, have opted to stop requiring …

My Favorite Brightening Tool Looks Strange (and Is Only $30)

It’ll gently exfoliate and brighten ASAP.<p>The things we do for love—of our own skin. I personally have shot hot lasers at it, massaged it at rapid …

The Trick to Being “Organizationally Aware"

<b>Daniel Goleman</b><i>, author of the bestseller</i> <i>“Emotional Intelligence,”</i> <i>is a regular contributor to Korn Ferry. His latest book,</i> <i>"Altered Traits: Science</i> …

Mitch Daniels Urges Graduates to Resist Tribalism

The former Indiana governor, who leads Purdue University, believes that the hostility Americans are now showing one another is a threat to democracy.<p>For several years, former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, a conservative who now leads Purdue University, has imparted the same caution to graduating …

College & University

How Healthy is Oatmeal for Breakfast, Really?

Q: How healthy is oatmeal for breakfast?<p><b>A:</b> I prefer to start my day with protein and healthy fat. Here’s why.<p>Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit …

Lebanese tourist referred to criminal trial for insulting Egypt on Facebook

CAIRO (Reuters) - A Lebanese tourist who posted a video on Facebook complaining of sexual harassment and conditions in Egypt has been referred to criminal trial and ordered to be detained for 15 days, Egypt’s public prosecutor said on Sunday.<p>Mona el-Mazboh has been held since Thursday when she was …

Social Media

Just read @StevenBrill ‘s new book, Tailspin, about US missteps over the last half century. An excellent, provocative read. https://t.co/IbcuSwP8mv

Want to Read Michael Lewis’s Next Work? You’ll Be Able to Listen to It First

When Michael Lewis had an idea for his next book, a contemporary political narrative, he decided he would test it out first as a 10,000-word magazine article, as he often does before committing to a yearslong project.<p>But this time he made a surprising pivot. Instead of publishing the story in …

Georgia State U. Made Its Graduation Rate Jump. How?

A student-success expert shares seven principles that underlie the university’s high-tech, high-touch approach.

Kale power: Water for crops gives women in Kenya's drylands a voice

On a blistering hot afternoon, Zainab Omar Ali methodically sorts through freshly picked bunches of kale on her farm in Alimao village in northeast …

Technology that changed us: The 1990s, from WorldWideWeb to Google

In this 50-year retrospective, we're not just looking at technology year by year, we're looking at technologies that had an impact on us, paved the …