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Articles with keyword "Education"

A standing portrait of Martha C. Nussbaum taken in January 2017.

Conversation

Martha C. Nussbaum Talks About the Humanities, Mythmaking, and International Development

Martha C. Nussbaum, the worldly philosopher

Laurie Zierer

In Focus

Executive Function with Laurie Zierer

Pennsylvania Humanities Council director Laurie Zierer works to close achievement gaps through reading, collaboration, and storytelling.

A physician's tools

Feature

Chicken Soup and Other Remedies

Is there something about being Jewish that makes an interest in medicine and health more likely?

Feature

Learning to Be Free While Sitting in a Maximum-Security Prison

Chicago program brings college-level humanities to maximum security.

Feature

The Future of the Humanities: Democracy

Teaching the art of democracy—how humanities education supports civic participation.

Student hugging calf

Feature

Berea College in Appalachia Charges Students Nothing but Expects Great Things in Return

A legacy of community and dedication continues at a college in Kentucky.

Nina Kemppel

In Focus

Nina Kemppel Came Home to Lead Alaska Humanities Forum

The humanities have a big impact on Alaskan life.

Albert Einstein in 1920s

Feature

The Face of Science

How Albert Einstein became a celebrity

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Opening Locked Doors

Reflections on the moral frontiers of thirty years of teaching the Holocaust.