Art

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Rebecca Crockett
August 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Shawnee Mission, KS - A Shawnee Mission South junior sets an example of how adding an "A" to STEM education benefits learning. Katie Swan conducted a science experiment collecting data from door knobs around her high school for biology class. A picture she took, featuring multiple petri dishes with...
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Dan Weinbaum
April 09, 2019 - 11:05 am
Kansas City, MO - This old 'cowtown' has been chosen as the first U.S. city to be spotlighted in a new effort by Google Arts and Culture. "In Europe we just launched projects in Milan, Italy and Hamburg, Germany, and wanted to do a project here in the U.S.," said Jamie Burchfield with Google Arts...
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Rebecca Crockett
March 29, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - For years, Benjamin Wills, an art professor at Washburn University, has been writing letters to inmates, asking them to send paper airplanes, but he gives them no further instructions. Hundreds have responded, and each in their own unique way. "All the different kinds of paper,...
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Dan Weinbaum
July 12, 2018 - 5:59 am
An art display on the University of Kansas campus raised the ire of the governor Wednesday, and the school removed it not long after. The art installation is called "Pledges of Allegiance." It is part of a privately-funded nationwide public art project that began last year. Sixteen flags, each...
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