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National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, DC, 2016

It is not everyday that the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC has a Grand Opening of a new museum, but that will happen this Saturday, September 24, 2016. Festivities start on the grounds of the National Museum of African American History and Cultures on Friday, Sept. 23 with “Freedom Sounds:  A Community Celebration.”  The Dedication …Read the Rest

Puerto Rico, the US and, the Zika Virus

On August 12, 2016 the Obama administration declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico because of the Zika virus.  The declaration came one day after U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy visited the U.S territory and, according to a New York Times article, said he expected 25% of Puerto Rico’s nearly 3.5 million people …Read the Rest

Health Matrix Journal on Scholarly Commons

The current issue, Volume 26, Issue 1 (2016) of Health Matrix: The Journal of Law-Medicine, is now available electronically. All Case Western Reserve student scholarly journals are available on Scholarly Commons on the CWRU Law School Scholarly Commons Research and Scholarship webpage. The culmination of a year-long Judge Ben C. Green Law Library project, Volume …Read the Rest

Summer Reading, 2016

Although summers tend to zip by, leaving unfinished books and other ambitions in the dust, I still get excited at the prospect of “loads of free time” (after work or while on vacation) just to relax and enjoy a good book.   The first challenge is to select, purchase or borrow the book — never mind the dozens I already own.   Since …Read the Rest

Mindfulness at Work (and School)

The recently featured the mindfulness research of Christopher Lyddy, an organizational doctoral candidate at Case Western Reserve’s Weatherhead School of Management.  Lyddy, a co-lead author with Weatherhead alum Darren Good, PhD., and colleagues have published an article entitled “Contemplating Mindfulness at Work:  An Integrative Review” in the 42 Journal of Management 114 (2016). The Daily …Read the Rest

Characteristics of U.S. Presidential Hopefuls

Currently, the U.S. presidential campaign is dominated by conversation about the personalities, temperament and, character of those seeking to follow President Obama.   To be fair, it is common for the media to focus on “soft news stories” as the 24 hour news cycle inundates the TV audience.  But this year, the media covering the Presidential primaries of both political …Read the Rest