Betsy

26 Apr 19
The Herald

This piece was written by a William Smith student. Being a student of color at HWS feels like being a speck of dirt on a blank, white canvas: unwanted, undesirable, outcasted, the list goes on. It’s apparent that this institution, as well as many other collegiate environments, never intended to accommodate for students of color. […]

26 Apr 19
BiblioMarket

Livia Gershon | Longreads | April 2019 | 9 minutes (2,270 words) When I was a kid, in the pre-internet days of the 1980s, my screen time was all about Nickelodeon. My favorite show was “You Can’t Do That on Television.” It was a kind of sketch show; the most common punchline was a bucket of […]

26 Apr 19
News Bakerrs

Livia Gershon | Longreads | April 2019 | 9 minutes (2,270 words) When I was a kid, in the pre-internet days of the 1980s, my screen time was all about Nickelodeon. My favorite show was “You Can’t Do That on Television.” It was a kind of sketch show; the most common punchline was a bucket of […]

26 Apr 19
Longreads

Digital labor is valuable even when we do it for free. Should we get paid?

26 Apr 19
Media Bias/Fact Check

The code of principles of the International Fact-Checking Network IFCN at Poynter is a series of commitments organizations abide by to promote excellence in fact-checking. The following fact checks come from IFCN fact checkers. (D. Van Zandt) Claim by Bernie Sanders: “In my own state of Vermont, from the very first days of our state’s history, what our Constitution […]

26 Apr 19
Well Being, Finance and Lifestyle

What Teachers Should know One of the most frequently cited reasons for justifying the need for change in education, or at least for labeling education as old-fashioned, is the enormous technological (r)evolution our world has undergone in recent years. Nowadays, we have the Internet in our pocket, in the form of a smartphone, which has […]

26 Apr 19
All the Books and Chocolate

I have decided to change my format a little with new releases, instead of weekly, I will be sharing my monthly picks.   I have sorted them by genre below: Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Sci-Fi Romance Mystery/Thriller Young Adult Fantasy Finale by Stephanie Garber (Caraval Book 3) Welcome, welcome to Caraval…all games must come to […]

26 Apr 19
Royston First United Methodist Church

Wow! You are an AMAZING church! I loved seeing so many of you on Easter Sunday, and I loved that many of you stepped out of your comfort zones to invite someone to be with us in worship. There are so many stories I could share with you, but here are just a few that […]

26 Apr 19
MANAGER MINT MEDIA

Image source: The Motley Fool. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS)Q1 2019 Earnings CallApril 25, 2019, 6:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, my name is Diedra and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the First Quarter 2019 […]

26 Apr 19
Market Tamer

Image source: The Motley Fool. Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS)Q1 2019 Earnings CallApril 25, 2019, 6:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, my name is Diedra and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the First […]

26 Apr 19
Financhill

Image source: The Motley Fool. Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS)Q1 2019 Earnings CallApril 25, 2019, 6:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, my name is Diedra and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the First […]

26 Apr 19
Matt Merriam

I recently came across Betsy de Thierry and a project she has set up called “Trauma Informed Churches”. The mission of “Trauma Informed Churches” is to equip churches to enable traumatised children to feel safe and be understood in churches. We seek to inform, educate and equip churches as they support families with traumatised children. […]

26 Apr 19
Betsy's Blog

“Que en cover de Billboard tú has visto mi cara. No salgo de tu mente. Donde quieras que viajes has escuchado ‘Mi Gente’.” Do these lyrics sound familiar? You have probably heard them many times in the summer of 2018. These Spanish lyrics translate to “On cover of Billboard you have seen my face. You […]