The Magnanimous Character of Cao Cao and His Great-Grandfather

Cao Jie is an obscure character in Chinese history compared to his illustrious great-grandson, the ruler Cao Cao, but he was well-known for his kindness and generosity among his neighbours. According to the “Continuation of the Book of Han,” Cao Jie’s neighbour once lost a pig, and the neighbor noticed that one of Cao Jie’s …

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JCC President Stone looking to tailor higher education to individual needs

WATERTOWN — Jefferson Community College President Ty A. Stone is all too familiar with being a nontraditional student. “I was a nontraditional student in every sense of the word,” Ms. Stone said in a Watertown Daily Times editorial board meeting Thursday. “It took me 20 years to get my first degree. I went to five …

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Feeling Underwhelmed? If You're Not Engaging Your Talents, Education, and Passions, You Probably Are

One of the primary reasons that leads people to feeling underwhelm (instead of ‘just whelmed’) is… Work (or a life) that doesn’t engage your talents, education, or passions. Some people experience the feeling of being underwhelmed for a day or even a week if it’s filled with tasks, requests, and expectations that are menial or …

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Education notebook

LR schools start pupil registration The Little Rock School District is hosting check-in registration Thursday and Friday for all high school students. Also, pupils from kindergarten through eighth grade who did not verify their 2017-18 school enrollment plan this past spring must register on Thursday or Friday. Information collected at the student’s assigned school during …

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