Spring 2010

     

    Tips on Choosing Books Kids Will Want to Read

    August can sometimes be the worst of all possible worlds. The sweltering heat forces children indoors, where they can soon bore of thrice-played video games and the social minefield of Facebook. In an ideal world, a stack of intelligent, exciting books would solve the problem, but finding the right reading material can be difficult. Combing through the ever-expanding young adult section of the bookstore can be a daunting task, and it’s easy to empathize with parents who give up and just grab the nearest copy of The Vampire Clique Diaries 3: Pretty Little Biters.

    July 20, 2010 1 comment
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  • Many UT alumni pursue “volunteer careers”—jobs with nonprofit entities that are working, in various ways, to improve our community, both local and global.