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Erroll Morris creates ambitious documentary series for ESPN

In a filmmaking career spanning nearly 40 years, Errol Morris has helped liberate a Texas man accused of murder, re-examined the photographs of Abu Ghraib and put the screws to former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara.

Morris Counting

We have today an algorithm from the early days of computing that is still relevant today: counting a large number of events using only a small amount of memory. The technique was invented by Robert Morris (early unix researcher and NSA cryptographer, father of the RTM of “internet worm” fame) and described in his 1978 […]

Washington Redskins Right to Leave Robert Griffin III out of Promotional Letter

By now you've probably heard that the Washington Redskins sent a letter to Redskins Premium Club members earlier this week that listed "Ryan Kerrigan, DeSean Jackson, plus Pro Bowlers Trent Williams and Alfred Morris" as part of their...Show More Summary

George Wallace Jr's Attack on Selma

I have just finished work on a book tentatively titled The Darkest Valley about three iconic Southern men: Governor George Wallace, Klan leader Robert Shelton, and civil rights lawyer Morris Dees. The book focuses on the 1981 lynching of Michael Donald in Mobile, Alabama. Show More Summary

Second US College Now Offering ‘League of Legends’ Scholarship

Robert Morris University made headlines around the world when it became the first university to consider video game League of Legends a varsity sport, and in turn offer scholarships to pro players. Now, a second college has followed suit, the University of Pikeville in Kentucky, a small liberal arts school which will offer a similar program, as […]

Another university is adding League of Legends scholarships

Robert Morris University made waves last summer when it announced its intention to add e-sports -- and more specifically, League of Legends scholarships -- to its athletic department. This week Kentucky's University of Pikeville followed...Show More Summary

Second US university extends League of Legends scholarships

A second school, Kentucky's University of Pikeville, has decided to join Illinois' Robert Morris University in offering scholarships to talented League of Legends players. This fall, the University of Pikeville will offer "at least 20 scholarships"...

Mickey of The Comeback: Valerie Cherish Will Survive & This Isn't the End

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

'Just give Lisa Kudrow the Emmy now,' says Robert Michael Morris. read more

Jay Gruden Finally Trusts Washington Redskins' Running Game to Carry the Offense

Perhaps Jay Gruden did it because he really doesn't trust Robert Griffin III. Maybe Gruden looked at Alfred Morris and decided the crestfallen running back had waited long enough for another 20-carry game. Whatever the reason, Gruden finally trusted his running game to lead the offense. Show More Summary

Eagles vs. Redskins: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

A couple of weeks ago, the Philadelphia Eagles controlled their own postseason destiny. Now, they'll need a Christmas miracle to be playing football in January. Robert Griffin III threw for 220 yards, Alfred Morris ran for 83 and the...Show More Summary

Breaking Down Alfred Morris' Return to Form for Washington Redskins

It seems Alfred Morris' revival won't mean much for Robert Griffin III after all. Washington Redskins head coach Jay Gruden has made the probably necessary decision to ditch Griffin a little sooner than expected, per ESPN reporter Adam...Show More Summary

What Alfred Morris' Revival Means for RG3 and Washington Redskins Offense

Robert Griffin III doesn't have a lot to be happy about at the moment. The Washington Redskins quarterback is currently beset with criticism from fans and media so widespread it's turning into a feeding frenzy. He also doesn't seem to...Show More Summary

Alfred Morris', Roy Helu's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 12

Questions continue to swirl as to Robert Griffin III's status as the Washington Redskins quarterback. What isn't in doubt is Alfred Morris' place on your fantasy football roster. The running back was one of the team's few offensive stars...Show More Summary

Hey, NPR: Stop trivializing eSports scholarships

On Monday, NPR's All Things Considered host Robert Siegel talked to New Tech City podcast host Manoush Zomorodi about Robert Morris University's new athletic scholarship program, the first of its kind in the United States - scholarships for League...

Some Thoughts About Richard Serra and Martin Puryear (Part 2: Puryear)

3 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Like Serra, Puryear went to Yale’s famed M.F.A. program (1969-71), but he attended five years after Serra had graduated. In fact, Serra and Robert Morris were visiting artists while he was a student there.

UNC Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Tar Heels' Opening Games

Through two games, North Carolina is 2-0 as expected. Early-season contests against the likes of North Carolina Central and Robert Morris are not supposed to pose threats to Carolina's record. They are supposed to be learning opportunities for the coaching staff, players and fans. Some of the events of the first two games are inconsequential. J.P. Show More Summary

Trainer’s Notebook: Integrating Thinking and Feedback Activities

Last week, I was honored to facilitate a workshop on best practices in crowd funding in Pittsburgh, PA organized by The Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University in conjunction with its TechNow Conference (where I delivered the keynote).    … Read More

10 Best Practices for Planning Successful Crowd Funding or Giving Day Campaigns

Last week, I was honored to deliver the lunch keynote at the 2014 TechNow Conference in Pittsburgh, PA organized by The Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University. (My trick for helping participants avoid a food coma is to get the audience moving).… Read More

Fantasy Football Week 10 Rankings: Updated Overview for All Positions

Ugh. No Andrew Luck or Tom Brady or Philip Rivers or Robert Griffin III. Ugh! No Arian Foster or Alfred Morris or T.Y. Hilton or DeSean Jackson or DeAndre Hopkins. Ugh. No Rob Gronkowski. Ugh! I found myself saying "ugh" a lot this week as I compiled the rankings, as fantasy owners faced another week with six teams on a bye. Show More Summary

Fact or Fiction: Fantasy Football Week 9 Knee-Jerk Reactions

Week 9 of the NFL season was full of surprises when it came to fantasy football. Is Percy Harvin a WR1 as long as Michael Vick starts at QB? Does Alfred Morris' fantasy value go up with Robert Griffin III's return? Watch as Stephen Nelson...Show More Summary

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