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Forging Intellect: Understanding and Responding to the Demands of Today’s (and Tomorrow’s) Employers

Higher education institutions have a responsibility to nurture reasoning minds—true intellect—which has significant benefits both to students’ …

Stephen Hawking

Southwest Airlines user's guide: 12 tips for flying the popular, polarizing carrier

Southwest Airlines is the nation’s largest carrier by domestic passengers, counts millions of followers on Facebook and Twitter and outspends rivals on advertising.<p>Yet the airline and its quirky ways – no assigned seats, two free checked bags and the occasional flight attendant-turned-comedian, …

Southwest Airlines

Dramatic facelift in Shanghai's old district - CNN Style

Facelifts

Before Food Trucks, Americans Ate ‘Night Lunch’ From Beautiful Wagons

They were the ancestors of the modern diner.<p>In 1893, Boston was bustling, especially after the sun went down. “Night owls of all classes” roamed the …

Food Trucks

Why Is College in America So Expensive?

The outrageous price of a U.S. degree is unique in the world.<p>Before the automobile, before the Statue of Liberty, before the vast majority of contemporary colleges existed, the rising cost of higher education was shocking the American conscience: “Gentlemen have to pay for their sons in one year …

Higher Education

116 Best Architecture Books for Architects and Students

Architecture, while a profession that is very visibly and tangibly realized, has deep wells of research, thought, and theory that are unseen on the …

Salim Akil

Salim and Mara Brock Akil acquired a multi-year development deal with Warner Bros. Entertainment, slated to begin in 2016.<p>Salim is a native of …

Film Festivals

GodHolly

<b>Armani Godholly White</b>, better known by his stage name <b>GodHolly</b>, is a rapper and actor. He portrayed himself in the first season of <i>Black …

Black Lightning

The 8 Best Premium Dry Foods to Buy for Cats in 2018

01 of 08<p>Best Overall: Natural Balance Limited Ingredient Dry Cat Food<p>With a variety of flavors and protein sources, Natural Balance Limited …

Cat Food

How To Learn A Language In 20 Minutes Per Day

Karoline Schnur, linguistics expert at Babbel<p>As you might expect in a language learning company, almost everyone who works at Babbel is multilingual. …

John Oliver Appeals To Florida In The Most Florida Way Possible

One in 10 adults in Florida can’t vote because of laws that keep many felons from the ballot box long after they’ve served their time. That could …

Florida

Google Introduces New Search Engine for Finding Datasets by @MattGSouthern

Google has launched a new type of search engine designed specifically around helping people find data.The post Google Introduces New Search Engine …

News Industry

10 Education Stories You May Have Missed This Summer

<i>NPR's weekly education roundup is back after a short hiatus. This edition features a longer list to catch you up on the news you may have missed over the long, hot summer.</i><p><b>1. Student loan ombudsman resigns, and slams the door</b><p>In a scathing resignation letter, provided to NPR, Seth Frotman, the top …

Civil Rights

The Best Cat Food of 2018

The best cat food will keep your cat healthy and happy, and will come in a flavor he or she loves. Any high-quality food needs to feature protein …

Flipboard

The 10 most educated countries in the world

More Americans are going to college than ever before. But even as students attend college at record-breaking rates, the country continues to fall …

World Economic Forum

Home

Why mosquitoes bite some people more than others

Surprisingly few of the more than 3,000 mosquito species actually specialise in biting humans. Instead, most are opportunistic feeders – feeding when …

Biology

How to Get the Most Out of Gmail’s New Features

Change is hard. New versions of a beloved website's interface can be downright loathsome. So maybe your stomach lurched when you logged into Gmail …

Google

Strengthen & Restore Your Hair With This Easy End-Of-Summer DIY Treatment

As delightful as it is, summer can wreak havoc on our hair. Heat from the sun, salt from the ocean, and chlorine from pools all pull moisture from …

Hair Care

Sigmund Freud: The Untold Story

<i>Please be advised that I am in possession of previously undiscovered secret documents that offer a new perspective on the life of Sigmund Freud. I enclose some samples for your perusal:</i><p>Originally, Freud analyzed only himself, and did so for five years, but he grew exhausted running back and forth …

Sigmund Freud

How to Make Granola Without a Recipe

Whenever I have granola around, I never feel hungry. It has all the flavors I could want on a moment's notice (sweet, savory, salty), and, because …

"The future belongs to Woodbury": an interview with Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter, the University's brand new Dean

For this installment of <i>Deans List</i> we talk to Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter, one month after starting her new post as Dean of the School of Architecture at …

Amelia Earhart Had the New York Times Stop Calling Her 'Mrs. Putnam'

Adding to the mountains of Amelia Earhart flotsam and jetsam which washes up year after year (especially this year, with new investigations involving …

The Oft-Forgotten Architecture of Pop Culture Franchises

A memorable setting is a key component in any memorable story. This is especially true in popular science fiction and fantasy tales, where settings …

The Humanities Are in Crisis

Students are abandoning humanities majors, turning to degrees they think yield far better job prospects. But they’re wrong.<p>People have been proclaiming the imminent extinction of the humanities for decades. A best-selling volume in 1964 warned that a science-focused world left no room for humane …

Humanities

Let’s appreciate the humble fly

<i>iStock</i><p>We wouldn’t have chocolate without flies, and seven other reasons to respect and protect these bugs that bug us, from entomologist Bryan …

Costa Rica

Dezeen Awards 2018 architecture shortlist reveals the world's best new buildings

Today we're announcing the architecture shortlist for the first Dezeen Awards, featuring a rammed-earth cricket pavilion in Rwanda, a structure made …

Architecture

Warm Brussels Sprouts Caesar Salad with Chicken and Bacon

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Dressing<p>1 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1/4 cup heavy cream<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese<br>• 5 anchovies, minced (or 1 tablespoon anchovy paste)<br>• 4 large cloves garlic, peeled<br>• 2 large lemons, juiced<br>• 1 teaspoon dried oregano<br>• 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper<p>Chicken<p>2 pounds …