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The 2017 update in documenting sources in Chicago Style.
You are sending me an email with a link? How about you post something on the website alluding to this "groundbreaking and just cannot live without" bit of information. Why send an email? Do you get compensated based on your keyboarding for cyberspace exploits? How about save this crucial update for your blog. That way others with…
On January 15, I attended a celebration of the life and work of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., as I try to do every year. Held in our community center, the event draws a full house of people from the Mendonoma coastal communities, from little ones to oldsters like me, all who want to remember King and to be inspired, again, by his words… Show more
Most computers purchased within the last 3-4 years will work well with iClicker Cloud. The iClicker Cloud instructor software is compatible with the following operating systems: Windows: Windows 7 or newer with a .NET Framework v4.5 or higher Mac: OSX Yosemite (10.10.5) or newer The iClicker Cloud instructor web application is compatible with…
Reef's web-based app uses responsive design to look and work great on any device. The web app is compatible with most modern browsers, including: Apple Safari 8+ Google Chrome 38+ Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ Mozilla Firefox 33+ The native iOS and Android apps deliver a richer experience for the specific operating system. Minimum system…
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As Winter Break draws to a close I find myself revisiting the theme about which I wrote my very first blog for Macmillan Community: how to address a divisive political issue within the context of the undergraduate history classroom. Recently the national debate about immigration was accelerated by controversial comments attributed to… Show more
I'm just curious, have you been to the Tenement Musem in NYC at all? I tried to go a few months ago but the day I went it was sold out. The idea is that different immigrant dwellings are recreated and patrons can experience what life was like for: factory workers, Irish immigrants, and many other groups. I am eager to try it.
I'm hoping to get some support resolving an intermittent issue with students submitting assignments on Launchpad. The behavior is that students type an answer to an assignment and submit it, and an overlay appears indicating that Launchpad is "Saving Data...": The browser hangs on this screen, and the assignment is not saved. It's a… Show more
In "The Myth of Superman," the late Umberto Eco's pioneering essay on the semiotics of superheroes, a useful distinction is drawn between the heroes of myth and those of the traditional novel. What Eco points out is the way that mythic heroes are never "used up" by their experiences in the way that novelistic heroes are. The narrator, say, of… Show more
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