Archive for May, 2015

New EIU president follows his heart

May 31 2015

David Glassman begins his tenure as president of Eastern Illinois University today. After his appointment, the curious me wondered what leads someone…

On games and information consumers

May 28 2015

Two items on my Twitter from publishing guru Jane Friedman: 1. 92 percent of 2 year olds in the United States play…

Pondering the future

May 20 2015

Periodically, I get out for lunch. In the conversation last week, the future of television arose. “The next five years will be…

One more tax that hits the poor hard

May 18 2015

I picked up this link from the News-Gazette’s Tom Kacich, who picked it up from the Washington Post. I knew there was…

Reasons to tell your story

May 18 2015

I picked up this link from Ed Morrison at Purdue University. It’s a good overview that shows the value of a story…

Lincoln’s funeral train

May 06 2015

The replica of the Lincoln funeral train is one of the more interesting items to pass through this area. The car that…

A piece of Charleston history

May 05 2015

A few months after Charleston lawyer Tony Sunderman died on Christmas Day, there was talk that the Brainard Law office on the…