Archive for December 4th, 2010

December 4th, 2010 - 2:08 pm § in Misc.

UW Dropout Holds Forth:

UPDATE Berkeley just raised its tuition to over  $50,000. How does this affect OUR students?  Read a comment from a UW dropout.  You might also want to click on the tuition tag or privitization tags. The University of Washington is not aiding in my entrepreneurial endeavors but only detracting fr[...]

December 4th, 2010 - 12:27 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Lets Get Rid of Philosphy and Anthropology!

Philosophers and Anthropologists Defend  Threatened Programs By Peter Schmidt (Chronicle of Higher Education) Leaders of both the American Philosophical Association and the American Anthropological Association have urged Howard University to preserve programs in their respective fields as it contem[...]

December 4th, 2010 - 11:31 am § in Misc., The Ave Scene

Hitchens offers a powerful statement appropriate during Hannukah.

Hitchens offers a powerful statement appropriate during Hannukah.[...]

December 4th, 2010 - 11:25 am § in Schools & Colleges

Condoleezza Rice: Are the Dreams of American Education Coming to an End?

Condoleezza Rice on what is happening to education in the US: “Today, I’m concerned about this [inequality] when I can look at the zip code and tell whether or not you’re going to get a good education. This is terrifying,” ……“As an educator, it’s the lost potential, as a R[...]

December 4th, 2010 - 11:01 am § in Jews, Misc.

Yeshiva’s Maccabeats: Jews vs Greeks

Happy Hannuka! and an opposing view:[...]