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Sketch of Anna Shechtman

Puzzling Origins

Fall 2014

Just weeks after my graduation from Swarthmore Will Shortz, crossword editor of The New York Times, asked me to be his assistant for a year.


Black-and-white drawing of Deb Bergstrand

No Limits

Fall 2014

After nearly 35 years of teaching, I think I finally get it. Sometimes we have to tell students what we want them to know. I’m talking about the really big-picture stuff: broad skills, life lessons ...


Fall 2014

The communications world has changed dramatically since our last redesign in 2008, and achieving synchronicity between digital and print publishing is imperative ...