Shawna sez, "An amazingly awesome small theater group in Portland, OR called Atomic Arts is about to launch its second season/episode of Trek in the Park -- a live action recreation of a classic Star Trek episode from start to finish, free and open to the public and staged at Woodlawn Park. The group launched Trek last summer with weekend performances of the bizarre episode 'Amok Time', and it was insanely awesome! Local band Fast Computers provides the live soundtrack (including a great rendition of the theme song to get things off to a spacey start), and the entire staging, from the actors to the live-on-set sound effect, is just . . . fascinating. And hilarious."
Note-taking is more than just cribbing information so it’s easier to study for a test later. Notes are taken by active learners engaging with the information. In fact, the act of taking notes is actually internalizing that information with the learner. Students who take notes are actually seven times more likely to remember those facts […]
Back in March, when we were all being asked to stay in our homes for God knows how long, you probably thought about a whole host of tasks you’d love to accomplish with all this new-found downtime in your house. Like many, maybe you thought this would be a good opportunity to plow through that […]
In the new work from home world, you may still find yourself missing some of the amenities of your old digs back at the office. Back at your work desk, you likely had a system in place, with options and equipment for keeping all your tech up and running. On the company’s dime, it was […]