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“Disgraced” explores identity and Islam in America

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In “Disgraced,” a man confronts the question of what it means to be a Muslim in contemporary America. Continue reading

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Key issues to watch in the midterm election

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Along with determining the members of the House of Representatives and one-third of the Senate, the midterm elections will decide a number of important local policy issues around the nation. Continue reading

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Making PE accessible for students with disabilities

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A school district has added new sports activities in an effort to ease participation for students of all abilities. Continue reading

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New York’s “Little Liberia” faces Ebola stigma

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African immigrants in the U.S. are facing stigma amid the intensifying Ebola outbreak across the Atlantic Ocean in their home country. Continue reading

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Ebola 101 for the classroom – Q & A

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With the recent outbreak of Ebola in Western Africa and the confirmed case of Ebola in Texas on 9/30/2014, students are bound to have some…read more

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