Who We Were When We Were Here : Open Space

Un-Disclosure We were teaching on the reservation when, overnight, the campus closed. We were working remotely, seeing students in person only when shopping at Fred Meyer. The tribe took care of us, valuing science over the bottom-line. There were challenges for students — finding Wi-Fi in Starbucks parking lots, dealing […]

Arthur Rackham and the Evolution of Santa Claus

Share: by Cynthia Close The ornate, magical, curvilinear pen and ink drawings of English book illustrator Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) animated many literary classics like the Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm, Gulliver’s Travels, Aesop’s Fables, Rip Van Winkle, and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. His illustrated books were often elaborately bound and published, and […]

These Men’s Jewelry Items Are a Must Try

Is it cool for a man to wear jewelry or are these just fashion items that should be left for the ladies? This is one question that usually lingers on the minds of most modern men. Nevertheless, men who opt to put on jewelry usually enjoy a perfect, stylish and […]