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The Power of Compromise

June 11, 2013


I mostly learned about slavery, given that that was what our topic. I learned about how the split between the North and the South could stall the compromise significantly and that even small topics could become big issues. It seemed to me that the overarching issues included slavery as well as taxation and representation. These […]

No Magic Presenting Rule

October 31, 2012


In our class, we talk about presenting a lot (as you can probably tell from the past blog posts). Most of the time we discuss various “secret rules” to giving a great presentation. Recently, we read a small section of a book about keeping your ideas “sticky” AKA interesting and memorable. While reading about how telling […]