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Footprints: An interactive public art map
Kelley Crawford, Steven Melendez, and Emma Fick worked together to create a custom interactive public art map for New Orleans. This project was made possible through a grant provided by EPNO (Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans)! Take a walk and click away!
The most dangerous profession
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, timber cutter is the most dangerous profession in the United States. Well, Folwell Dunbar begs to differ. Based on his own experience, albeit limited and somewhat atypical, he believes that being an elementary school teacher is far riskier. We'll let him tell you why...
Sports and nuns, they’re more connected than you think
Lately, there's been a lot of talk about Sarah Fuller, who is the 1st woman to play in a Power 5 football game, but women have been dominating and beyond capable of playing "power" sports since sports were invented. In this article, writer Raj Maity discusses the historic display of dominance and confidence by athlete Mo'ne Davis, and he explores how gender roles connect together female athletes and the Ursuline Nuns of New Orleans.