UA-1688115-3
Home » Posts tagged with » University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Cook County Board to Reduce Meetings in 2014

Cook County Board to Reduce Meetings in 2014

Reducing the number of Cook County board meetings by six next year did not reduce the amount of debate between commissioners at Wednesday’s board meeting. “There are almost 2,000 square miles of the county, and this gives people the chance to come and make their case whether or not we agree with them, This is […]

Gardening Galore from U of I Extension Site

Comments Off on Gardening Galore from U of I Extension Site
Gardening Galore from U of I Extension Site

Whether you have a green thumb, or have never watered a plant you didn’t kill, this site will connect you with your inner gardener. From houseplants to perennial gardens, from composting to water gardens, the extension service provides simple, clear advice and directions on how to get started or how to make your established garden […]

Continue reading …

Pressures on Asian-Americans to be Asian and American

Comments Off on Pressures on Asian-Americans to be Asian and American
Pressures on Asian-Americans to be Asian and American

by Alan Livshin August 14, 2008 – To live the American dream is hard enough for an American, but its even harder for Asian-Americans having to live up to American and Asian standards, especially cultural stereotypes. Social pressures, caused by misleading representation in the media and classic stereotypes, are placed on the Asian community to […]

Continue reading …