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Today in History: Agnes Martin Is Born 

On March 22, 1912 Agnes Bernice Martin was born on a rural farm in Saskatchewan, Canada. Hoping to become a teacher, she immigrated to the United States in 1932 and attended Teachers College, Columbia University where she studied art education, earning a Bachelors of Science degree in 1932 and a Master's of Art degree in …

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Smoking Guns, Smoking Mirrors: A New Everett Cafe Book Display 

Several years after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, a glass store front in our NYC Yorkville neighborhood still displays the devastating sign in bold black ink, "We will always remember our little angels." Twenty miniature wax angels in Royal Stewart gowns symbolize the innocent children who lost their lives on that fateful day, December 14th, 2012, while they numbingly …

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On Creative Aging 

Creative Aging was the subject of a Socratic Conversation with Ron Gross on Thursday, May 30th.  Participants discussed new ways to thrive and contribute throughout our ever-longer life-spans -- for our parents, our grandparents, and for ourselves -- if we're lucky! Gross began by noting that Socrates himself reached the peak of his powers at …

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Handbook of infant mental health 

Title: Handbook of infant mental health Editor: Charles H. Zeanah, Jr. Publisher: Guilford Call Number: RJ502.5 .H36 2005 From the Publisher: Widely regarded as the standard reference in the field, this state-of-the-art handbook offers a comprehensive analysis of developmental, clinical, and social aspects of mental health from birth to the preschool years. Leading authorities explore …

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Barriers to learning : the case for integrated mental health services in schools / Debra S. Lean and Vincent A. Colucci. 

Title: Barriers to learning : the case for integrated mental health services in schools Author: Debra S. Lean and Vincent A. Colucci. Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Education, c2010. Call Number: LB3430 .L43 2010 From the Publisher: A key concern for educators, administrators, professional support services personnel, parents and policy makers are barriers …

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