Tag Archives: New York City

Martin Luther King Is Dead Now: Should #BlackHistoryMonth Be Eliminated?

Should Black History Month Be Eliminated? That question gets asked every year around this time of year, when we celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Some people go so far as to argue that if we don’t … Continue reading

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Michael Bloomberg, Mayor of New York City: “Why I’ll Be Voting For President Barack Obama”

JUST IN: In wake of Hurricane #Sandy, NYC Mayor Bloomberg endorses Obama for president, citing climate change CBSNews.com — CBS News (@CBSNews) November 1, 2012 NYC Mayor Bloomberg, a Republican, endorses Obama, citing climate change cbsn.ws/RuMroV — CBS News (@CBSNews) … Continue reading

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Franklin-TESOL 2009 & 2011 Global Spell Event in New York City: VIVE Katerin Reports

Katerin Rodriguez is the founding partner and host of VIVE Katerin, a newsmagazine-style program featuring stories about people who were inspired to follow their passions and dreams into building a business or making a difference in the lives of others. … Continue reading

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@ElBloombito: B is for Bad Language Learner – A Response to Linguistic Bullying

B is for Bad language learner Scott Thornbury | September 25, 2011 at 6:50 am | Tags: bad language URL: http://wp.me/pJw7u-Gp Scott Thornbury gives us background info on the story: As a precaution against the recent hurricane that threatened his … Continue reading

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New York: Epitome of a Cosmopolitan City

New York is the epitome of a cosmopolitan city. One of the world’s biggest, it saw immigrants arrive from all over the world, chasing freedom, their fortune and the American dream. New York continues to attract and fascinate. The city … Continue reading

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24 Hours in… New York City

The diversity, the energy, the attitude–all still available 24 hours a day.

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Franklin Global SpellEvent in Chile: Nine Schools & Fifty Students! Who Are They?

We’re back. “Yes, we’re back in Santiago, Chile, and it’s March, 2011.” Is there going to be a SpellEvent in Chile? “Yes, it will be the second one. Last year was the first one.” When is the Franklin Global SpellEvent … Continue reading

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