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  • Laura Gonzalez
    Ha ha, LOL! Laura ... From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SACC-L@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Ann Bragdon Sent: Saturday, July 02, 2011 2:14 PM To:
    Message 1 of 8 , Jul 2, 2011
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      Ha ha, LOL!

      Laura

      -----Original Message-----
      From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SACC-L@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of
      Ann Bragdon
      Sent: Saturday, July 02, 2011 2:14 PM
      To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [SACC-L] RE: Problems with Teaching Evolution?

      That will take a LOT of practice!!


      On Jul 2, 2011, at 3:52 PM, Laura Gonzalez wrote:

      > You're going to rap about evolution, Ann? That is so cool!
      >
      > Laura
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SACC-L@yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf Of
      > Ann Bragdon
      > Sent: Saturday, July 02, 2011 1:25 PM
      > To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [SACC-L] RE: Problems with Teaching Evolution?
      >
      > We will need to do that in our Panel in Montreal!
      >
      > On Jul 2, 2011, at 2:53 PM, Anthony Balzano wrote:
      >
      > > Ann,
      > >
      > > Houston CC had Brinkman? How cool is that? He is now appearing for
      > > the next month Off Broadway.
      > >
      > > Brinkman's work is probably the most effective curriculum
      > > enhancement one could do, especially in any area where evolution is
      > > attacked. I know SACC had a thread some months ago about (problems
      > > with) Teaching Evolution but I don't remember anyone mentioning
      > > Brinkman's work as a teaching tool.
      > >
      > > Regards, Tony
      > >
      > > Anthony Balzano, PhD
      > > Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
      > > Chair, Dept. of Social Sciences & History
      > > Sussex County (NJ) Community College
      > > 1 College Hill Rd.
      > > Newton, NJ 07860 (U.S.)
      > >
      > > abalzano@...
      > > fonddesblancs2010@...
      > > SKYPE: anthonybalzano
      > > SCCC Office: 973-300-2177
      > > Cell: 973-271-7680
      > >
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Ann Bragdon
      > > Sent: Sat 7/2/2011 3:30 PM
      > > To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
      > > Subject: Re: [SACC-L] Check this interview with "anthropologist"
      > > David Graeber
      > >
      > > Anthony..
      > > Actually, one of our faculty managed to bring "Baba Brinkman" to our
      > > college.. was great... although I understand that at the other
      > campus
      > > he had "interesting" reactions!
      > >
      > > There was a NYT article about him just a bit ago..
      > http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/28/science/28rap.html
      > >
      > > ann
      > >
      > > On Jul 2, 2011, at 1:53 PM, Anthony Balzano wrote:
      > >
      > > > Ann -- Thanks! This is great. By the way, check out Baba
      > Brinkman's
      > > > Hip-Hop Guide to Evolution -- it is better than I first thought. A
      > > > couple of the songs are on YouTube and the album is available for
      > > > $9.99 on iTunes.
      > > >
      > > > Anthony Balzano, PhD
      > > > Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
      > > > Chair, Dept. of Social Sciences & History
      > > > Sussex County (NJ) Community College
      > > > 1 College Hill Rd.
      > > > Newton, NJ 07860 (U.S.)
      > > >
      > > > abalzano@...
      > > > fonddesblancs2010@...
      > > > SKYPE: anthonybalzano
      > > > SCCC Office: 973-300-2177
      > > > Cell: 973-271-7680
      > > >
      > > > -----Original Message-----
      > > > From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Ann Bragdon
      > > > Sent: Fri 7/1/2011 8:31 PM
      > > > To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
      > > > Subject: [SACC-L] Check this interview with "anthropologist" David
      > > > Graeber
      > > >
      > > > http://www.democracynow.org/appearances/david_graeber
      > > >
      > > > Hundreds of Thousands of Greek and British Workers Stage Strikes
      > As
      > > > Governments Push Austerity Cuts
      > > >
      > > > More than 750,000 British public sector workers staged a 24-hour
      > > > strike Thursday in a stand-off with the government's plans to
      > reform
      > > > public sector pensions. The reforms come as the government tries
      > to
      > > > trim its deficit and would require public workers to work longer,
      > > pay
      > > > more toward their pension and receive less upon retirement.
      > > Meanwhile
      > > > in Greece, thousands of workers staged a 48-hour strike and many
      > > took
      > > > to the streets after the Greek Parliament approved a raft of
      > > austerity
      > > > measures that include spending cuts, tax increases and
      > > privatizations
      > > > as a condition for a massive bailout to avert the Eurozone's first
      > > > default. "There is a common theme to the protests that are taking
      > > > place across Europe, and that is not just the public sector
      > workers
      > > > defending their pension rights, but also a generation of young
      > > people
      > > > for whom quite a stark picture is being painted of their future,"
      > > says
      > > > our guest Paul Mason, an economics editor for BBC Newsnight who
      > just
      > > > returned from reporting in Greece. We also speak with David
      > Graeber,
      > > > author of "Debt: The First 5,000 Years." "Most revolutions in our
      > > > history have been about debt," says Graeber. "It is a perennial
      > tool
      > > > by those who are powerful to make the victims of structural
      > > > inequalities feel that it is somehow their fault." [Includes rush
      > > > transcript]
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    • Anthony Balzano
      Carol -- This has some very useful points -- it is essentially a reading of Darwin with a very smooth reggae backbeat. Nice! Regards, Anthony Balzano, PhD
      Message 2 of 8 , Jul 4, 2011
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        Carol --

        This has some very useful points -- it is essentially a reading of Darwin with a very smooth reggae backbeat. Nice!

        Regards,

        Anthony Balzano, PhD
        Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
        Chair, Dept. of Social Sciences & History
        Sussex County (NJ) Community College
        1 College Hill Rd.
        Newton, NJ 07860 (U.S.)

        abalzano@...
        fonddesblancs2010@...
        SKYPE: anthonybalzano
        SCCC Office: 973-300-2177
        Cell: 973-271-7680




        -----Original Message-----
        From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Carol Hayman
        Sent: Sat 7/2/2011 6:31 PM
        To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: Re: [SACC-L] RE: Problems with Teaching Evolution?

        The Origin of Species interpreted by The Genomic Dub Collective in reggae
        dub is pretty good too.

        http://pathogenomics.bham.ac.uk/Dub/

        On Sat, Jul 2, 2011 at 3:04 PM, <bmuckle@...> wrote:

        > Capilano had Brinkman live as well. He was brought in by the English
        > Department last year.
        >
        > Bob
        > Sent wirelessly from my BlackBerry device on the Bell network.
        > Envoyé sans fil par mon terminal mobile BlackBerry sur le réseau de Bell.
        >
        > -----Original Message-----
        > From: "Anthony Balzano" <abalzano@...>
        > Sender: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
        > Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2011 15:53:08
        > To: <SACC-L@yahoogroups.com>
        > Reply-To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
        > Subject: [SACC-L] RE: Problems with Teaching Evolution?
        >
        > Ann,
        >
        > Houston CC had Brinkman? How cool is that? He is now appearing for the
        > next month Off Broadway.
        >
        > Brinkman's work is probably the most effective curriculum enhancement one
        > could do, especially in any area where evolution is attacked. I know SACC
        > had a thread some months ago about (problems with) Teaching Evolution but I
        > don't remember anyone mentioning Brinkman's work as a teaching tool.
        >
        > Regards, Tony
        >
        > Anthony Balzano, PhD
        > Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
        > Chair, Dept. of Social Sciences & History
        > Sussex County (NJ) Community College
        > 1 College Hill Rd.
        > Newton, NJ 07860 (U.S.)
        >
        > abalzano@...
        > fonddesblancs2010@...
        > SKYPE: anthonybalzano
        > SCCC Office: 973-300-2177
        > Cell: 973-271-7680
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > -----Original Message-----
        > From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Ann Bragdon
        > Sent: Sat 7/2/2011 3:30 PM
        > To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
        > Subject: Re: [SACC-L] Check this interview with "anthropologist" David
        > Graeber
        >
        > Anthony..
        > Actually, one of our faculty managed to bring "Baba Brinkman" to our
        > college.. was great... although I understand that at the other campus
        > he had "interesting" reactions!
        >
        > There was a NYT article about him just a bit ago..
        > http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/28/science/28rap.html
        >
        > ann
        >
        > On Jul 2, 2011, at 1:53 PM, Anthony Balzano wrote:
        >
        > > Ann -- Thanks! This is great. By the way, check out Baba Brinkman's
        > > Hip-Hop Guide to Evolution -- it is better than I first thought. A
        > > couple of the songs are on YouTube and the album is available for
        > > $9.99 on iTunes.
        > >
        > > Anthony Balzano, PhD
        > > Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
        > > Chair, Dept. of Social Sciences & History
        > > Sussex County (NJ) Community College
        > > 1 College Hill Rd.
        > > Newton, NJ 07860 (U.S.)
        > >
        > > abalzano@...
        > > fonddesblancs2010@...
        > > SKYPE: anthonybalzano
        > > SCCC Office: 973-300-2177
        > > Cell: 973-271-7680
        > >
        > > -----Original Message-----
        > > From: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Ann Bragdon
        > > Sent: Fri 7/1/2011 8:31 PM
        > > To: SACC-L@yahoogroups.com
        > > Subject: [SACC-L] Check this interview with "anthropologist" David
        > > Graeber
        > >
        > > http://www.democracynow.org/appearances/david_graeber
        > >
        > > Hundreds of Thousands of Greek and British Workers Stage Strikes As
        > > Governments Push Austerity Cuts
        > >
        > > More than 750,000 British public sector workers staged a 24-hour
        > > strike Thursday in a stand-off with the government's plans to reform
        > > public sector pensions. The reforms come as the government tries to
        > > trim its deficit and would require public workers to work longer, pay
        > > more toward their pension and receive less upon retirement. Meanwhile
        > > in Greece, thousands of workers staged a 48-hour strike and many took
        > > to the streets after the Greek Parliament approved a raft of austerity
        > > measures that include spending cuts, tax increases and privatizations
        > > as a condition for a massive bailout to avert the Eurozone's first
        > > default. "There is a common theme to the protests that are taking
        > > place across Europe, and that is not just the public sector workers
        > > defending their pension rights, but also a generation of young people
        > > for whom quite a stark picture is being painted of their future," says
        > > our guest Paul Mason, an economics editor for BBC Newsnight who just
        > > returned from reporting in Greece. We also speak with David Graeber,
        > > author of "Debt: The First 5,000 Years." "Most revolutions in our
        > > history have been about debt," says Graeber. "It is a perennial tool
        > > by those who are powerful to make the victims of structural
        > > inequalities feel that it is somehow their fault." [Includes rush
        > > transcript]
        > >
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        > >
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        > > Find out more at our web site http://saccweb.net/ Yahoo! Groups Links
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