Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper | Ep. 16

This week’s podcast guest is helping bring curiosity to the next level. He’s 14, he’s a freshman in high-school with mad basketball skills, and one of the coolest nephews on the plant. Please enjoy this curious conversation with Mr. Cooper. Intro Music: Midnight Sun by Cleveland’s own Mr.Gnome.               Listening Time: 25 minutes New to the podcast? Listen and download our  full catalog of shows here. Want to connect? Follow @staycuriousorg on Twitter or Instagram. Or Drop us an email. Want to support us? Visit our shop or make a contribution.

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How Shakespeare Helps Us Rethink Education

First off, this article is a re-share from EdSurge. Links to original articles are below. Secondly, here is the Wikipedia synopsis of Shakespeare’s ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’. Don’t be lazy, read it. Finally, if you enjoy staycurious.org, please support this open-source project. In “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” a comedy that William Shakespeare wrote in the 16th century, the character Biron asks, “What is the end of study?” Questioning the end, or purpose, of education is an exercise that modern students, professors and college leaders engage in all the time. Scott Newstok, professor of English at Rhodes College in Memphis, believes that Shakespeare’s

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Capital Curiosity in the DMV (DC, Maryland, Virginia) | Ep. 14

After a few weeks on hiatus, the staycurious.org Podcasts returns. First we offer a fun Friday show recapping the week’s touristy stuff in the Nation’s Capital: indoor skydiving, turning 40, and street art. Then we explore the DMV (DC/Maryland/Virginia) and find The Awakening t0 brush off the dust and get back to curating content to coach the The Curious. Got a city for this traveling podcast to visit? Let us know. Guest: Al Miller aka -the Captain of Project Falkor @projectfalkor Intro Music: Plastic Shadow by mr.Gnome off of Heave Your Skeleton                

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