Breast cancer strikes one out of eight American women. While breast cancer rates are similar for black and white women, black women are 40% more likely to die of it than white women. Mother and daughter Anita T. Conner and Kerri Conner Matchett both went through this life-changing experience, and it prompted them to start Praise Is the Cure, a nonprofit that uplifts breast cancer patients, celebrates survivors, and promotes cancer research for women of color.
Norman Rockwell, N. C. Wyeth, Maxfield Parrish, the Red Rose Girls, Howard Pyle and Frank Leyendecker are some of the best-known American illustrators of the 20th century. For decades their work covered popular magazines, such as Life, Collier’s and the Saturday Evening Post, inspiring generations of American and European artists.
Celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, the Philadelphia Orchestra will perform all nine Beethoven Symphonies – monumental works which have had an enormous influence on music since they were composed.
This course is for beginning meditators and for those who have experience with meditation. Each session will be divided between periods of guided meditation and lessons on how to overcome the obstacles that arise as we try to develop an on-going practice. We will end each session with exercises for bringing mindfulness into our everyday lives.
In this course, for those who know the basics or have taken a beginner’s class, you will dig deeper into your Android cell phone. You will walk away knowing how to back up your phone, how to use social media, watch movies and TV shows, use everyday apps and more.