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New Year’s Eve 2016: How I’ll Celebrate

22 hours ago

When I was a kid, my family celebrated New Year’s Eve on New York time. My parents moved from New York the month I was to be born, and they never fully integrated into California life. My father insisted that…

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“Scirens” Teach Science Literacy Through Entertainment

4 days ago

[Photo by Elisabeth Caren] Gia Mora, Taryn O’Neill and Tamara Krinsky are the Scirens, a group of multihyphenate actress/writers whose mission is  are using entertainment to champion STEM literacy through entertainment.  Cara Winter:  Hello, Scirens!  Thanks for taking the time…

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Kwanzaa 101: Your User-Friendly Guide

5 days ago

[Photo: from a trip that the author (top right) took with her friends to Kumasi, Ghana, to connect with her roots and learn more about Ghanaian culture and history] Most people in the United States are most likely familiar with…