Skip to main content

Poutine: Food Fad or New Staple in International Cuisine?

Poutine

Research indicates French fry-gravy-cheese curd dish isn’t just for Canadians anymore.

Read More
07 Sep 2017

Joe Hill: The Legendary Troubadour of the Wobblies

Baez playing at the March on Washington in August 1963

The role of music in the labor movement, and how a rabble-rousing immigrant became a quintessential figure in labor history.

Read More
06 Sep 2017

Video Inspires Greater Engagement in Learning

71% of researchers use video

Survey reveals usage of video by students and scholars surges by 82% from 2014 to 2017.

Read More
31 Aug 2017

LL Cool J: First Hip Hop Artist to Win a Kennedy Award

LL Cool J, Billboard, March 11, 2006, p. 31

LL Cool J is a true renaissance man who has left his mark in music, television, film, writing, philanthropy and entrepreneurship.

Read More
30 Aug 2017

Dick Gregory: Comedy as a Tool for Social Change

Dick Gregory

For Dick Gregory, it seemed stirring up a bit of trouble let him know when he was on the right track.

Read More
29 Aug 2017

Beyond 1984: The Socialist Politics of George Orwell

George Orwell quote:

Resources to explore the political beliefs, activism and non-fiction writing of the perpetually popular dystopian novelist.

Read More
23 Aug 2017

The Life-Changing Experience of Interviewing Holocaust Survivors

Louis Schmidt

Emmy-award winning NFL producer Louis Schmidt discusses his work collecting the testimonies for the USC Shoah Foundation.

Read More
22 Aug 2017

He warned the world about genocide. The world ignored him.

Visual History Archive: Testimony of Romeo Dallaire

General Roméo Dallaire continues to be haunted by the brutal ethnic extremism he witnessed 20+ years ago in Rwanda.

Read More
17 Aug 2017

Suffering in the Quest for Suffrage

Suffragette in prison

“What our Government could not do, what it has never been able to do, is to silence our women.” – Emmeline Parkhurst

Read More
16 Aug 2017

News Provides Unique Context & Insights Across the Curriculum

Newspapers; 72% of researchers use newspapers

Spanning topics in every subject, news resources are essential for all students and scholars.

Read More
15 Aug 2017