Category: Libraries

Yellow Kids Cartoon
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Fake News and Newspaper Wars

To help your students understand the nature of fake news (and spot misinformation themselves), give them historical context with this editorial cartoon from 1898 about

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Vietnam War protest at Pentagon

Grave Escalation

The average age of an American soldier in Vietnam was 19. The majority of U.S. military deaths involved soldiers under the age of 22. Wars

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Elmer Davis delivering the news (ca. 1943)
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War on the Radio

Podcasts might be the most popular way to hear news and entertainment today, but in fact, they’re a retrofitting of the world’s oldest broadcast medium:

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Research List

Epidemics and Pandemics

Epidemics have the power to spread quickly, impacting travel, business, and public health. But pandemics are something else altogether: global events with the potential to

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Using Technology to Support High-Impact Educational Practice

Supercharge Your Group Work

When it comes to helping students learn, nothing beats good old-fashioned teamwork. Professor Karen S. Ivers knows that in a world where various technologies encourage

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