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Missing Assignments/End of Grading Period

August 31, 2017


The end of this grading period is coming up next Friday. ALL MISSING ASSIGNMENTS SHOULD BE TO ME NO LATER THAN WEDNESDAY. Failure to do so will result in a zero in the gradebook. If you need to make up an exam, make arrangements to do so with me in class. Advertisements

King Charles II’s Family Circle

August 28, 2017


Inbreeding is not a good thing, especially when you’re trying to maintain a bloodline of people competent enough to govern an empire. Seriously, the condition of having a severe underbite is called having a Hapsburg Jaw, after the family. Inbreeding made it so terrible that by Charles’ time, he had problems talking, chewing, and he […]

The Head of Good King Henry

August 24, 2017


Henry IV was one of the most beloved kings in French history (ignore the assassination), so of course his head went missing and was later found in someone’s attic. A reconstruction proves it! Or maybe not. Three years ago, Philippe Charlier, an osteo-archaeologist from France’s University Hospital Raymond-Poincaré in Garches, used a forensic exam to […]

Unit 4 Word Wall

August 23, 2017


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Tips For Studying That Work

January 5, 2017


I am a terrible person to ask about study skills, as I never really have had any. Dr. Henry Roediger III of Washington University is a good person to ask about study skills, seeing as how he is a professor of psychology at one of the best schools in the nation. Please check out his seven […]