I just read this story in the paper this morning, and I thought it was so cool that I'm linking to it so the rest of you can read it. Check it out! It's at http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2003024015_science28.html.
And in her column today, Nicole Brodeur profiles a teacher I worked with many years ago. Here's the column: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nicolebrodeur/2003024112_brodeur28m.html. In fact, I was on a long-term sub assignment at MLK when Jan won the lottery and announced the scholarships, and I've always admired her dedication and generosity. Seattle may be losing one of the good ones, but they've also been most fortunate in having her in the first place.