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The time machine

The time machine

January 31, 2019

There is a corridor that I have walked many times – a hallway that leads me to the past. The walls are covered by a timeless coating of memories printed upon monochrome pages. With every step, I advance deeper into the world of my relatives, watching years of their lives blink past within squared frame...

History found downtown

History found downtown

October 16, 2018

Forgotten history is revived along the streets of Downtown Texarkana

A piece of history

A piece of history

June 5, 2018

Black words on a page seemed like no more than black words as they fancifully described the French Revolution. European History AP students had read this all year, well familiar with Napoleon Bonaparte. These black words came to life while the students witnessed guillotines, aristocrats and a classic love ...

Knowledge is power

March 12, 2018

Lay your foot on Little Rock Central High School, where American soldiers escorted nine African-American students into an all-white high school as a test of Brown v. Board of Education in 1957. Meet one of the survivors of the Holocaust, in which six million Jews and millions more “undesirables”...

A day to dread

A day to dread

October 13, 2017

Few days will ever reach the status of superstition and fear that Friday the 13th has acquired. Friday the 13th is seen as unlucky and in some cases, a day to dread. Having a Friday the 13th is exciting enough but during the month of October, it seems even more noticeable. The exact origins of Friday the 13th are unc...

Historical changes

Historical changes

November 2, 2015

The College Board has made drastic revisions to the AP Art History test and curriculum. Formerly known as one of the most difficult AP tests, the Art History exam could have included any piece of art in existence. Now, the scope has been narrowed, which may cause the passing rates to increase. “This ...

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