Tag archive for CAAH

Writing Toward Freedom

How a slave savant charmed his masters even as he denied their right to own him.

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Convict Labor

How easy was it for a business to lease a group of convicts?

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Brain trust

Many female athletes won’t risk reporting concussions if they can’t count on support from their coaches and teams.

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Your next desk could be AWEsome

The Animated Work Environment (AWE) is a robotic work environment users program to accommodate work styles.

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Harriet Beecher Stowe and the Fugitive

She sheltered a runaway slave. Did he help inspire a novel that shook the world?

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Vital Robotics

In this vision, the biological and computational worlds have merged on every level, the physical world of humanity joined to digital reality.

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Your Story for a Mug

Would you swap a story for a mug? So far, several hundred people have taken the deal.

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What Is Character and How Do We Get it?

Philosopher Charles Starkey: Character traits are tied to values, but values are not static things.

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The Business of Friendship Isn’t Business

Philosopher Todd May: We might say of friendships that they are a matter not of diversion or of return but of meaning.

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Struggling toward the Promised Land

Rhondda Thomas knows the power of a good story.

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