Living an “Examined” Life (p. 4)
Blogger is a site that allows users to start their own online diary. A blog
(short for web log) is an electronic journal. Users can add an entry whenever
they feel like it. You can make your journal public or private. Through Weblogs.com
you can find a list of other blogging sites (http://www.lights.com/weblogs/hosting.html).
Deciding On a Career (p. 20)
U.S. State Department: Careers
The U.S. State Department advertises career opportunities (including student
programs) on this web site.
National Park Service: Employment Information
The National Park Service advertises jobs on this web site along with volunteer
opportunities. Student internships can be found by contacting local National
Park Service offices. This site also provides links to the National Council
for Preservation Education (http://www.uvm.edu/histpres/ncpe/
and the Student Conservation Association (http://www.sca-inc.org/
Analyzing Issues (p. 30)
The NPR (National Public Radio) web site is a great resource for researching
current news issues. You can also find in-depth analyses as well as commentary.
Particularly useful is the NPR archive, which allows you to search for past