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I am a firm believer in the 'learn it by living it' philosophy. So, I try to expose my students to many 'beyond the classroom' experiences. I think they are still looked at as field trips, but mean so much more than a day out of the classroom. What do you do to bring your industry to life, beyond the confines of the brick walls?