Seven Quirky Nebraska Detours

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Every state has them. Those quirky locations that stick out from the others. As Gretchen Garrison learned, Nebraska is no exception. Her book entitled, Detour Nebraska, was recently published by the History Press.

Detour Nebraska

Yelp Kalamazoo Helps Celebrate State Theatre's 90th Anniversary

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Recently, Kalamazoo's historic State Theatre celebrated its 90th anniversary with a party - complete with towering cake, artists in residence, and a Yelp Kalamazoo event that included a very special backstage tour. 

Sabbatical Homes Listings: Canada

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Title: Beautiful 2000 sq ft. 2 Bdrm 2 story apt available mid-December for 3 month sublet
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: Nov. 10, 2017
Direct Link: http://www.AcademicHomes.com/view_home/12393
Summary: 
Beautiful, spacious 2000 sq ft, furnished 2 story, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment for 3 month sublet in upper Leslieville available Dec. 15 2017. The apartment is clean and well maintained with en suite laundry, a large office, large private sunroom, and ...

Sabbatical Homes Listings: United States

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Title: Single family home in idyllic location
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Date Posted: Nov. 1, 2016
Direct Link: http://www.AcademicHomes.com/view_home/12392
Summary: 
A spacious two story single family home in a quiet, safe and beautiful neighborhood. 
The accommodations listed include three big bedrooms (one with vaulted ceiling), two baths, a fully applianced modern kitchen with a custom granite counter top center is...

Florida Culture for the Week of November 11, 2017 By Josh Garrick

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Florida Culture for the Week of November 11, 2017 By Josh Garrick  

Dawn Again: Tracking the Wisdom of the Wild

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The most powerful and important book I've read this year? No question. Dawn Again: Tracking the Wisdom of the Wild, by Doniga Markegard, is eloquent, inspiring, and a must-read for any global educator. Markegard's memoir traces her beginnings from wildlife tracking to a more concerted effort of support and practical advice for wilderness education and living wisely on this planet. Through it all, her voice rings clearly for teaching about the earth, about the wildlife on it, and living responsibly and well.

Fund for Education Abroad Study Abroad Scholarships

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Fund for Education Abroad Opens Applications for 2018 Study Abroad Scholarships

FEA seeks minority, LGBTQI, first-generation, disabled and community college students, veterans, returning learners, and students pursuing language instruction and non-traditional destinations 

An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells of a Bermudian Christmas

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An Insider’s Guide to Bermuda: The Sights, Sounds, and Smells of a Bermudian Christmas

 

Bermuda Christmas lights

Iceland's Rich Writing Traditions Influence the World - and Travel

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What do you do on an island? You tell stories. What you do on Iceland, one of the world's most famous islands, the land of fire and ice? You tell stories, write books, influence the entire world with your landscape, culture, mythology, beliefs, and, of course, writing.

Why Head to Thailand for Cosmetic Surgery? Read this.

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One of the benefits for Westerners working and living in Thailand is how much lower the cost-of-living is. Accommodation, shopping, dining out – all the everyday things are considerably less. So, too, are the not-so-everyday things, like plastic surgery.

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