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Equity Snapshot: Chicago Botanic Garden

Yulisa is curious about badges because she won a free iPad in a badging and connected learning initiative. Though you may be thinking this blog post is about extrinsic value of badges, it’s really about access. 581 more words


It's Coming... Again!

Am I talking about Valentine’s Day?  Or Jack Benny’s birthday?  Well, yes, those are just around the corner too.   But what I’m here to relay is information on the second annual Orchid Show at the Chicago Botanic Garden, which runs daily from February 14th through March 15, 10 a.m. 222 more words

Japanese Garden Space Responding to the Needs of Our Times - Hoichi Kurisu

Japanese garden designer Hoichi Kurisu talks about how the Japanese garden aesthetics and culture relate to the needs of modern society, particularly in the area of health and wellness, in this keynote address during the 2014 North American Japanese Garden Association (NAJGA) Conference held at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

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Reflections on the 2014 NAJGA Conference - by GRAHAM HARDMAN, Japanese Garden Society

Graham Hardman of the Japanese Garden Society, NAJGA’s affiliate organization in the United Kingdom, shares his thoughts as a participant of the 2014 Conference in this article originally published in the Autumn 2014 issue of SHAKKEI, the Society’s quarterly newsletter. 1,288 more words

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The Orchid show is coming up...

This is a massively popular show at the Chicago Botanic Garden.