The University of Missouri has been battered by protests over racial relations on the campus for weeks, including the recent resignation of a faculty member who tried to silence a student reporter. Now, an assistant professor at the University of Missouri is under arrest on suspicion of child abuse after Benghazi native Youssif Z. Omar […]
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What will Mr. Freeze look like on Gotham? Want to see Batmobile creator George Barris‘ custom Batmobile casket? What would a first-person Avengers video game would have been like? How does Professor X go bald in X-Men: Apocalypse? Does Anna Paquin want to do more X-Men movies? All that and more in this edition of […] The post Superhero Bits: Mr. Show More Summary
It's something so many people say. But its effect can be very damaging, says a Columbia business professor and psychologist.
We have been informed from France of the death today in Strasbourg of Jean Deplace, one of the country’s most influential cellists and teachers. Principal cello of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg and professor at Strasbourg...Show More Summary
Rudolph Tang is reporting from Beijing that Professor Wang Cizhao, widely respected rector of China’s top music conservatory for 21 years, has been dismissed after an investigation. There has been no official confirmation. A statement is expected tomorrow. Show More Summary
Picture of a CGI Robot. Source: Paranormal News Professor Sir Nigel Shadbolt FREng, Principal of Jesus College Oxford, Chairman and Co-founder of the Open Data Institute (ODI) spoke prolifically on the subject of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the final Lost Lecture last month. With a title like his you'd expect [...]
[Savage Minds is pleased to publish this essay by guest author Bhrigupati Singh as part of our Writers’ Workshop series. Bhrigupati is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Brown University. His book Poverty and the Quest for Life:Show More Summary
Patrick E. Hobbs, Tax Professor and Former Seton Hall Law School Dean (and former Interim Athletic Director at Seton Hall), has been named Athletic Director at Rutgers. From his faculty page: He joined the Seton Hall Law faculty in 1990 with a specialty in tax law; he became Associate Dean...
Poet Jillian Weise, an Associate Professor of English at Clemson University, has written an excellent cento using excerpts from Hillary Clinton's emails. 50,000 pages of emails from Clinton's tenure as Secretary of State, all of which had previously been kept on a personal email server, were released to the public in December of 2015. Show More Summary
There are many ways for patients to become more engaged in health care.“People go through stages of becoming aware that they could participate,” says Peter Margolis, a professor of pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.Read full article >>
Seth, Professor & Olga, Pediatrician SUM-UP OF THE WEDDING VIBE : Roasting marshmallows while dancing to Wild Bell while spilling champagne on muddy wingtips Soundtrack Song: “This Head I Hold” by Electric Guest http://apracticalwedding.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Electric-Guest-This-Head-I-Hold.mp3 FAVORITE...Show More Summary
Professor Laurance Doyle has devised a way to test the nature of time by redoing a famous quantum experiment at the scale of the solar system.
Longtime Penn State-Carlisle Tax Prof Louis Del Duca died over the Thanksgiving Holiday. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 12 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Church in Carlisle. For a tribute to Professor Del Duca, see Dedication: Louis F. Del Duca, Edward N. Polisher Distinguished Faculty...
Dr. Phyllis Chesler, professor emeritus of psychology and women’s studies at City University of New York and author of “An American Bride in Kabul,” says that wearing a burqa for the first time – even willingly – can produce “sudden feelings of anxiety and claustrophobia.” “It’s very uncomfortable,” Chesler told Yahoo Health. Show More Summary
In 2004, when I was a freshman in college, the chair of the arts program I was attending made a pass at me. It didn’t matter that he was more than 30 years older than me or that he was responsible for grading my work or even that he was married. I was hooked, and for four years — the... Continue reading
One professor said of a Republican presidential candidate, "This individual understands less about science (and climate change) than the average kindergartner."
The problem of too many options is ruining modern dating, according to Sherry Turkle, professor of the social studies of Science at MIT. Turkle explained on HuffPost Rise that dating apps provide users with thousands of potential mates,...Show More Summary
Lancaster University has appointed French graphic novelist and critic Benoît Peeters as Visiting Professor in Graphic Fiction and Comic Art, the first university in the UK to hire someone with this title.
"For us in the social sciences, it is very important to highlight that there is no simple link between climate change and migration", says Dr. Angela Oels, a visiting professor at the Lund University Centre for Sustainability Studies (LUCSUS). "In fact, multiple factors influence the decision to migrate." read more