2015-07-01, São Paulo State University (UNESP) and the Conference Committee of DC-2015 have published the preliminary program of the DCMI International Conference at http://dcevents.dublincore.org/IntConf/index/pages/view/schedule-15. Show More Summary
Freezing young men's sperm might remove worries about them fathering children in later life, but do we really want the state routinely meddling in conception? The post Universal Sperm Bank Would Strike at a Core Human Freedom appeared first on The Good Men Project.
A man who formerly portrayed the Indian mascot Osceola at Florida State University was killed in Panama City Beach this week after an argument over gumbo spices at a restaurant there. Caleb Joshua Halley was stabbed at a seafood restaurant by his coworker 26-year-old Orlando Thompson, police said. Show More Summary
With the average cost of college tuition $31,231 at a private colleges and $22,958 for out of state students attending public universities, the idea of putting a child—or several—through college can be daunting to any parent. One question that often looms is whether a family will qualify for financial aid. [...]
SEATTLE (AP) -- A decision this week to cut tuition for Washington state's public universities by 15 to 20 percent over the next two years is a rare move that national experts believe could influence other states as they come out from under the recession. "Tuition rollbacks are very rare. Show More Summary
New research from Northern Illinois University's Center for Governmental Studies (CGS) found that Illinois lost nearly 10,000 citizens between 2013 and 2014. This was the largest decline in absolute numbers of any state in the nation and the first statewide population decline in Illinois since the 1980s, according to new U.S. Show More Summary
The suspected killer of Iowa State University student Shao Tong—her boyfriend, University of Iowa student Xiangnan Li—has been apprehended, nearly 10 months after the young woman’s strangled body was found crammed into her car trunk. His capture was complicated because he’d fled to China after her death. Read more...
The state's highest court on Tuesday gave its legal blessing to New York University's entire $6 billion expansion plan.
“Flight Patterns,” at Georgia State University through July 31, was originally exhibited at Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, but, as curated by Dorothy Moye, it encompasses
The American-born Lebanese forward, who stood 6-foot-10, spent two years at Iowa State University before being plucked in the 2004 draft.
Poor sleep is associated with negative mood in women with bipolar disorder, according to researchers at Penn State College of Medicine and University of Michigan Medical School.
Police say stabbing victim Caleb Halley, 33, portrayed Florida State University mascot "Chief Osceola" from 2004 to 2007
An associate professor with tenure at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge says she’s been fired for using profanity in class, including saying “fuck no” and referring to cowardly behavior as “being a pussy.” She was fired in June, accused of violating the school’s sexual harassment policy. Oh boy. If that’s sexual harassment, we’re all fucking fired. Read more...
Kansas State University nutritionist comments on the alarmingly low number of children receiving summer meals in Kansas and how communities can help decrease childhood hunger.
I saw this link on techcrunch go by discussing the state of venture capital in the education sector. There is a general feeling, at least in the article, that when dealing with universities that things are not moving at internet speed: “The challenge is, in general, education is a pretty slow to move category, particularly […]
Hot dogs have become an integral part of the American barbecue, and this Fourth of July there are bound to be thousands of weenies getting grilled in backyards across the country. But hot dogs are one of those universally liked food products that nobody can seem to agree on, because everybody likes their dog done up their way. Show More Summary
News stories have cropped up in the last few weeks about a university in the United States that has painted bright green lanes on the footpath for runners, walkers, and people texting. The university said that the lanes were a lighthearted way to brighten up the campus and get students’ attention. Similar lanes have also [...]
A few days ago, in the face of uncertainty, the LGBTQ community got the biggest win of all – in The Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage across every state. Love endured and love one. While we relish in this news and progress as a country, minds are already thinking about the future. And as far as […]
The State University of New York (SUNY) Maritime College has selected Dr. Richard Burke and Dr. Christopher Clott as its inaugural ABS chairs following a comprehensive
A man who played Osceola at Florida State University was killed by a coworker at a restaurant this week after the two began arguing over (...)