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    Title

    Daisies

    Type

    Reading

    Overview

    The winner of many literary awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, Mary Oliver (b. 1935) is a popular American poet whose lyric poems contemplate the beauty of nature and the place…

    Title

    Undergrads Discuss Internship Experiences

    Highlights

    The cool thing is that some kids obviously thought this was too "touchy-feely" or "new age" even at discussion's end, but it recurred again and again in later class conversations…

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    Islands of Decency

    Type

    Reading

    Overview

    Tennessee-native Myles Horton was a social activist who co-founded the Highlander Research and Education Center whose faculty and student community included Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., Stokely Carmichael, and…