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Longer Listen - May 28, 2015

To Write Love On Her Arms Founder Says Help Is Necessary

Jamie Tworkowski is the founder of To Write Love On Her Arms, which helps people with depression, substance abuse, and self-injury. He has released a new book, If You Feel Too Much, and will be speaking in Chicago on June 8th. He talked with us about his non-profit, the movie based off his original short story, and more. 

Ramogi Huma, President of the College Athletes Players Association

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Longer Listen - May 15, 2015

Updated: A New Type of Student Union?

An encore presentation of Focus on WILL exploring the legal questions around student athletes unionizing. This episode of Focus was recorded in February of 2014. We are re-airing the discussion in light of the recent allegations made by former offensive lineman Simon  that he was misled him about the extent of his injuries. This show covers many of the issues connected to Cvijanovic case. 

Sir Ken Robinson's new book is called Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education

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Longer Listen - May 04, 2015

Education About Creativity and Personalization Not Standardization Says Sir Ken Robinson

World-renowned educator Sir Ken Robinson says education should be about helping children and young people understand the talents that lie within them, and about helping them become fulfilled individuals and compassionate productive citizens. He says this can be achieved if education becomes more personalized rather than standardized.


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