world religion http://kbia.org en World religion classes in Columbia high schools broaden student horizons http://kbia.org/post/world-religion-classes-columbia-high-schools-broaden-student-horizons <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 24.96875px;">For George Frissell, giving students the opportunity to talk to Champa Lhunpo, a Tibetan monk, for the past 15 years has been a highlight of the world religions course he teaches at Hickman High School.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:25:56 +0000 Jill Ornitz 41685 at http://kbia.org World religion classes in Columbia high schools broaden student horizons In world religions, women have been in combat for centuries http://kbia.org/post/world-religions-women-have-been-combat-centuries <p></p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">The Pentagon announced Thursday that&nbsp;<a href="http://www.usnews.com/news/politics/articles/2013/01/24/military-has-to-decide-which-combat-jobs-for-women" target="_blank">women can serve in combat positions</a>. But take a look through history -- and religious traditions -- and you'll see that female fighters are nothing new.&nbsp;</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 18:05:26 +0000 Kellie Moore 27774 at http://kbia.org In world religions, women have been in combat for centuries