A good book can really capture our imaginations. It can transport us to another world and give us a taste of another life. It can stay with us throughout our lives, conjuring powerful emotions and opinions that can sometimes change our whole perspectives.We all know the best seller list doesn’t always reflect quality writing, and what’s popular isn’t necessarily good.
In its most basic incarnation, the Freedom Box is a tiny computer that sits between you and the Internet. From there, it safeguards your privacy against online monitoring, helps you reach past censorship on the web, replaces Facebook and other social networking services with alternatives that give you more control over your personal information, and securely backs up your data, among other functions. With Moglen’s prodding, a group of programmers are aiming to mass produce Freedom Boxes within the next couple of years.
Brent: I’ve sat through many lectures over the years and have discovered that it’s fun to sit in the back and do your home shopping, plan your vacation, check your Facebook. You’re half listening and you feel like you’re getting enough, but you’re just not learning as well. If what matters to us as instructors is coming up with the most effective learning strategies, then we have to convince students that it’s worth the investment of energy to engage in an active process where they’re really doing something in class and not just half listening.
Now the professor of English and comparative literature has taken on the mother of all mothers in his latest work, a play about the Virgin Mary.The idea for “The Testament of Mary” came about at a late night Christmas party in Dublin in 2008. Chatting with friends about the dearth of female centered narratives, Tibn suggested that the mother of Jesus is a historical woman who had never been written as a strong, standalone character. One of those present was Loughlin Deegan, then the director of the Dublin Theatre Festival.
At Machias, Louis Armstrong banked in a 3 pointer at the buzzer Saturday to give Fisher College the win over the University of Maine Machias. Brandon Hamilton led Fisher with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Williams scored 13 points and Stephen Rice added 12 points.
But the available games are a stumbling point. OK, start at the top, the beginning Xenoblade Chronicles and Deus Ex ” I should be able to manage buying them!BobbleheaddyGC:We don’t know what release schedule you’ve been reading but Twisted Metal isn’t out till next year. We try to keep our list as up to date as possible (and only list confirmed UK dates).