Sandy’s Recent Stories
World Dec 06Amid regional instability and rising demand, a historic agreement could protect priceless cultural artifacts
A new agreement lays the groundwork for the U.S. to impose import restrictions on Egyptian archaeological items to reduce the incentive to traffic antiquities.
Arts Apr 12Meet Zari, Sesame Street’s new female Afghan Muppet
Zari, a young Afghan Muppet, will appear in the fifth season of Baghch-e Simsim, Afghanistan's version of Sesame Street.
Making Sen$e Apr 01Should students be paid for their academic achievements?
A new app called Raise.me is designed to help colleges offer financial incentives to high school students for academic accomplishments in the form of "micro-scholarships."…
Nation Nov 03Amazon opens its first brick-and-mortar bookstore
Amazon opened a brick and mortar bookstore just a few miles from its Seattle headquarters.