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Reaching Refugees by Going Mobile
The Tennessee Foreign Language Institute recently surveyed dozens of refugees around Nashville and asked if English classes were taught in their apartment complex, would they attend? All of them said yes. Yet free ESL classes are already offered around town, and few were enrolled. The proposed solution is a mobile classroom.
Provocation to Punch Line: The Music of Todd Snider
Respected folksinger Todd Snider doesnt mind if people laugh when he voices his opinions. In fact, hed prefer it.
A New Chance to Listen to a Pivotal Moment
Recordings of key leaders in the civil rights movement are newly available online. The conversations from the mid-1960s hint at shifts that were coming in the struggle for racial equality.