Condoleezza Rice, who served as Secretary of State from 2005-2009, among other offices, will speak at the commencement for students of William and Mary University on Saturday, May 16th of this year at 10:00 AM. She will be joined by Robert Gates, current Chancellor of William and Mary and former Secretary of Defense alongside Rice. Show More Summary
Although Baldur’s Gate 2: Enhanced Edition came out on iPad last year, it was recently updated to become a universal app. That’s as good a reason as any, so Touch Arcade filed a thorough (if belated) review. The reviewer liked it, scoring it 5 out of 5 stars. Show More Summary
Below is the paper I delivered Saturday at the University of Pittsburgh’s microtonality conference. I altered the title from the original “How the 13th Harmonic Saved my Sorry Ass.” I think my approach to microtonality is rather unusual, and the conference offered little counter-evidence. I feel like most composers use microtones to add an extra layer […]
Traveling abroad? The Oneadaptr Twist works in 150 countries and includes four USB ports and a MagSafe-compatible connector.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Non-resident enrollment will be capped at the University of California's Berkeley and Los Angeles campuses next year to address concerns that California students are being displaced, but the system also does not...Show More Summary
I've long been an admirer of the Warhammer franchise. While a lot of people seem to put more of their attention towards the 40K universe, the high-fantasy setting of the former is so rich and features such a breadth of potential. AsShow More Summary
This song reminds me of when we lived in a commune in the 1960s. Writing the blog was trickier then – we sold all our drugs so we could buy a Burroughs 205 from the University of Virginia. It cost 1 million dollars. It was a moderately priced machine. Computers were better then. Our Burroughs had […]
The Good Wife scene-stealer Carrie Preston has been cast as the female lead opposite Patrick Warburton in NBC's untitled multi-camera Suzanne Martin pilot, from Hazy Mills and Universal TV. It chronicles how things backfire for recent empty-nesters Mike Gunn (Warburton) and Martina Gunn (Preston) when their children and their parents move back home. Show More Summary
Last week arguably the greatest living expert on the Shroud of Turin, the official photographer of the NASA scientists' investigation (STRP), Barrie Schwortz, visited my university. He arrived just days before CNN launched its six-part series: "Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery." The premiere episode highlighted the mysterious linen.
Episode Description: Ann Gleig is an Assistant Professor of Religious and Cultural Studies at the University of Central Florida. She is currently working on projects on the North American revisioning of Asian liberation traditions, and Buddhism in Postmodernity. Show More Summary
Universal Music Enterprises announced that they will release 26 major motion picture soundtracks and original scores on vinyl, some of them for the first time ever. Among the titles are Clueless, Boogie Nights, John Wiliiams’ scores from ET and Jaws, The Godfather, Silence Of The Lambs, Beetlejuice, and Do The Right Thing. Who doesn’t want […]
University of Minnesota running back David Cobb enters the 2015 NFL draft as an intriguing prospect. Where is Cobb best suited? How high could he be drafted? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Insider Matt Miller discuss Cobb's NFL future in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
What do chickens see, hear, and feel before they wind up in Arkansas Tech University dining halls? That’s what peta2—PETA’s youth division, whose motto reads, in part, that “animals... The post ‘I, Chicken’ Virtual Reality Experience to Cause Flap at Arkansas Tech University appeared first on PETA.
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Byungkyu Chun, physicianByungkyu Chun, 86, a physician and former chief of surgical pathology at Georgetown University Medical Center, died Feb. 1 at his home in McLean, Va. The cause was bladder cancer, said a daughter-in-law, Ellen Chun. Read full article >>
Jill Geisler (submitted photo) Jill Geisler is Loyola University’s first Bill Plante Chair of Leadership and Media Integrity, according to a news release from the university. Geisler, who worked at Poynter as a faculty member for 16Show More Summary
Photos courtesy of MTV2 The amount of explosive storylines that exist at any given moment in hip-hop are on par with what goes on in the Marvel universe, WWE, or Empire. As the culture continues to grow larger, tangential characters are brought in and given larger roles with which they can disturb the fabric. Show More Summary
Image via commons This article originally appeared on Noisey UK. You only need to spend five seconds on the internet to see that Kanye West is one of the world’s most powerful artists. A day rarely passes when his presence isn’t plastered...Show More Summary
The University of Oregon is being sued by a student who claims that after she was raped by three basketball players, the school tailored and delayed their discipline so the men could play in the NCAA tournament. Those allegations alone...Show More Summary
More than 1,000 colleges and universities have requested to host screenings of "The Hunting Ground," a new documentary examining how higher education institutions handle sexual assault on campus, the filmmakers told The Huffington Post...Show More Summary
Mike Epps has been tapped for the title role in Uncle Buck, ABC‘s single-camera comedy pilot based on the classic John Hughes film starring John Candy. Also cast in the project, from Universal TV and Will Packer Prods., is Nia Long. Like...Show More Summary