If intelligence is measured in the number of languages one speaks, bilingual and trilingual people are smart. But for Paul Keim, who speaks seven languages, a better word to describe him might be brilliant. Or intelligente. Or sprachbegabt.
Most people wouldn’t use the word diverse to describe the Amish.
It’s that time of year when graduating seniors don their caps and gowns and say so long to memories of the past four (or so) years. Now that those late nights studying for final exams are behind them, some well-rested graduating classes across the country got to hear parting words of wisdom from a few NPR journalists. You know your favorite voices at NPR have book smarts, but read on to hear their advice about life beyond the mic.
Goshen College’s sustainability coordinator and utilities manager Glenn Gilbert asks a great question about alternative energy about 3/4 of the way through the show.