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Technology and Touch: Reaching Out

By MJ Ali I went to a local restaurant with my sister the other day. We sat outside in a very large covered space, and nearly all the tables were full. Not unusual for this popular place, but here’s what was astounding: not one person […]

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Technology and Touch: Beneath the Surface

by MJ Ali  Our first sense—touch—develops in utero. It’s also our strongest sense at birth. We don’t give it a second thought, but touch is phenomenally complex. Touch is crucial to navigating our world, making sense of objects and intentions, alerting us to danger and […]

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Civility is Easy… Right?

by Abigail Edwards “Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners.” – Laurence Sterne Keeping this idea in mind while we’re posting online is incredibly important, more so than most may realize. When we talk online, we often say things that […]

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