Source: The Washington Post
Clemantine Wamariya talks about her memoir, The Girl Who Smiled Beads, in which she writes about her experiences as a refugee fleeing genocide in Rwanda and rebuilding a life in the United States.
Source: NBC News
In this how-to column, the writer recommends connecting over small things before initiating deeper conversations.
Source: Berkeley News
A 2016 study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley showed that mild stress can be a catalyst for male bonding, which has postive health benefits.
You may have heard the phrase “representation matters.” So why is it important to include culturally diverse perspectives when studying history? This article addresses that question and suggests ways to make history curriculum more inclusive.
Source: The Oracle (Glenbrook South High School)
Read about how a high school student turned her interest in fashion into a club that helps students express themselves.
Source: Science Alert
While it makes sense that people would fear heights or venomous creatures, some phobias seem downright bizarre.
Source: Youth Central (Australia)
When you’re thinking about starting your first job, you might be worried that you don’t have the skills you need. But some of the most-wanted skills employers look for are ones you can develop now.
Food industries did not always have the best interests of their consumers in mind. This is especially the case with “embalmed milk,” a tainted dairy product.
Source: Great Big Story
The social and physical boundaries of Earth fade away in space. Watch this video to gain a different perspective on conflict.
Source: Fast Company
Is “smart packaging” with sensors and bluetooth connectivity the future of consumer packaging? Read about the possibilities.