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School of Justice

May 27th, 2015

    Guest post by Matt Clarke As a high school English teacher, I always seek opportunities for my students to engage, in a tangible way, with people who practice the concepts and themes I teach. Often, I wish I had friends in the relevant businesses, industries, and systems which I cover throughout a year. Rarely do I have such connections.  When I looked ahead in the curriculum several months ago, I saw just such a chance. The unit I would cover with my ...
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The simple things that make for p...

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(Seek Staff, from left to right: Alyssa, Evariste) Today our team was happy to meet a great new family that…
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Editor’s note: Maurizio Albahari is assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Notre Dame, specializes in social-cultural anthropology and…
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European Union states brace for r...

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Friendship in Motion

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