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Enriching Our Lives With Empathy

Dr. Hyder Zahed | Posted 10.16.2014 | Good News
Dr. Hyder Zahed

Empathy is the experience of understanding another person's condition from their perspective. You place yourself in their shoes and feel what they are feeling.

Deafness Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

Lydia L. Callis | Posted 10.06.2014 | Parents
Lydia L. Callis

Instead of dictating how young deaf people should live their lives, parents can work together with their child to find the most comfortable way of adapting.

Why is STEM Still a Four-Letter Word for Women? Seven Leaders Weigh In

Ravishly | Posted 09.20.2014 | Women
Ravishly

Women are notably under-represented in the fields of Math, Science, Engineering and Tech. Only 5.5 percent to 22.3 percent of civil, industrial, chemical and mechanical engineers are women, and they represent just a quarter of the workforce involved with computer and mathematical sciences.

How A Big 'But' Is Getting In The Way Of Your Life

Ron Culberson, MSW, CSP | Posted 08.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Ron Culberson, MSW, CSP

I'm not talking about an approach where you sugar coat your life experiences so that everything is "really amazing" and every day is "super fantastic." That's a bit nauseating. I'm talking about simply seeing the truthful beauty in life for what it is and trying to show a bit less but.

Building An Unlimited Identity

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 08.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

The false limits we have set up for ourselves can be shattered to reveal the core of our genuine being. You can use the following 10 principles for building the most authentic version of yourself.

Willie: New York City, July 12, 2012

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Robert G. Zuckerman

Willie nods his head and then says: "Yeah Robert, people make mistakes... that's why pencils have erasers!"

The Blessing of Your Inconveniences

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 11.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

Unless you are on your way to the hospital or living on the street and have nothing to eat, a detour on the road called "your daily life" is not so much a problem -- it's an inconvenience.

Lizzie Schiffman

Chicago Charter School's 'A Disciplined Life' Program Could Spread Nationwide

HuffingtonPost.com | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 12.20.2011 | Chicago

The U.S. Department of Education announced more than $4 million in grants Monday that will be distributed to select charter schools across the country...

The Highest Calling: Being a Dad

Jim Wallis | Posted 08.20.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

To have this relationship with these two boys is literally the best thing I will ever have. And to always be with them, and for them, in this world, is the highest calling I will ever know.