Sunday, February 16, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

How Sam Adams recruited sons of liberty

The end of college roommates?

The smell of history

Why we need university professors

A conservative defends tenure

Why some Shirley Temple movies are hard to watch

A word from the digital media editor of the National Council on Public History

Slavery in Vermont

Tweeting a curling match

Man, what's up with that?

Gettysburg battlefield guides do not agree with the judges of the 2014 Lincoln Prize

Write 20 minutes a day

America's first black female slave novelist

The real Sochi  and here

Wilfred McClay on John Dickinson

Jason C. Bivins

Poetry and a farm house

Former head of the CCCU is suing over his dismissal

A Texas sports anchor on Michael Sam

Iowa State is hiring!

Abandoned Sarajevo Olympic sites