LREI's Eli Smith '00 in 'The New Yorker' - Keep Folk Music Weird, 4/19/17
The Brooklyn-based musician and producer Eli Smith curates the Brooklyn Folk Festival’s offerings with an eye toward the diverse, the spontaneous, the countercultural, and the trenchant.
"Dear Miss Irwin," by Director Phil Kassen
Dear Miss Irwin,
Please let me introduce myself. My name is Philip Kassen, or “Phil the director” to all here at LREI, your school, LREI—Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin High School.
LREI BOT Member, Dr. Shirley M. Collado Named Ithaca College’s Ninth President
LREI Board of Trustees member, Dr. Shirley M. Collado has been selected as Ithaca College's ninth president. To read the full news story on Ithaca.edu, please click HERE
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Politics in the Schoolhouse by LREI Director Phil Kassen
From their earliest days children are deluged with media messages—news, opinion and gossip, both words and images. The 24/7 news culture, the historic nature of President Obama’s election and two terms in offce, and, of course, our ever-present, years-long presidential campaigns mean that there is always a story, always something to report, always more and more. Combine this with the fact that families are ever-connected and you have an inundated childhood.