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Political Cartoons Make an Art out of Controversy

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While the adage goes, “a picture is worth a thousand words,” a good political cartoon is often worth many more. When a skilled cartoonist puts…read more

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Artists Learn Business to Keep Their Dreams Afloat

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Click to download video Click to download Lesson Plan Entrepreneurship may be the answer for the future of artists, dancers and musicians trying to make careers in a tough…read more

Arts & CultureEconomics
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Tough Economics for Musicians, Dancers and Artists

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Click to download video With a new report showing that almost half of young college graduates now underemployed, the job market is tough for young…read more

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Instagram Beauty Contests Can Be Harmful to Girls

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While most photos shared through the social networking site Instagram are inoffensive snapshots of everyday life, pageants known as #beautycontest, are gaining followers and sparking…read more

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Science Genius: Creating a Rhyme

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A rhyming/rap activity for educators and students created by Christopher Emdin and Timothy Jones of Columbia University and Thaisi Da Silva and Allison McCartney of…read more

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