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Religion in South Korea: Korean Blog Series: Part 3

“Koreans never met a religion they didn’t like.” Our tour guide made this pronouncement during my tour of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) in November 2014, sponsored by the Academy of Korean Studies. “Well.” I thought “that was an … Continue reading

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Education in South Korea: Korean Blog Series: Part 2

A new year and it’s back to school! Whether you are a student or educator in grades k-12 or higher education, January signals a renewed educational effort. So, I thought it would be the perfect time to write a blog … Continue reading

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Bill Gates Enters History – Big History

Everything that Bill Gates does is BIG. He is the founder of Microsoft and regularly ranks at the top on the list of the world’s richest person. Now he is entering history, but not just any kind of history, fittingly, … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings ~ Warm Wishes for a Peaceful 2014!

The holiday season and close of the year are often a time for reflection. As 2013 comes to a close, we have been reflecting on what a dynamic year this has been for our newly established nonprofit, the Center for … Continue reading

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National Council for the Social Studies Conference Reflection

We just returned from the National Council for the Social Studies annual conference, November 22-23, in St. Louis, Missouri. It was an exciting conference for us (Sarah, Nancy, and Denise) at the Center for Global Awareness because for the first … Continue reading

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Waves of Global Change: A Holistic World History

I have had some people ask how I got interested in world history, and how did I come up with the idea for a holistic world history. Well, I need to tell a story to answer this question. It all … Continue reading

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We Are Back!

After a year’s hiatus of writing and developing educational books and resources, we are back again!  We are committed to offering weekly blogs on a variety of topics that relate to our mission at the Center for Global Awareness, which … Continue reading

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