Archive for December 17th, 2010

December 17th, 2010 - 5:23 pm § in The Ave Scene

Fashions From Karachi

This is  fascinating .. fashions from an Islamic state.  Some of them are quite beautiful. I really wonder if any thing like this would be worn in America?[...]

December 17th, 2010 - 2:25 pm § in Uncategorized

Huskies Outrank Harvard!

OK .. I did not say WHICH Huskies: Published by Ricky Liu on December 17, 2010 at 10:52AM from the Harvard Crimson: CRIMSON VS. HUSKIES 2009 – Year that UConn’s men’s basketball team last made an appearance in the NCAA tournament. The Huskies have made 28 postseason appearances in the history [...]

December 17th, 2010 - 1:59 pm § in Misc., UW

Not so “shared governance” at WSU?

Washington State U. Defies AAUP Chapter With Budget Cuts December 17, 2010, 2:45 pm Washington State University officials have moved ahead with $13.5-million in budget cuts over the objections of that institution’s chapter of the American Association of University Professors, which protested that [...]

December 17th, 2010 - 11:51 am § in Politics

Across the Board Salary Cuts at UW?

see other posts on budgets and governance. From: “Paul E. Jenny” <> Date: December 16, 2010 6:29:50 PM PST Subject: [Administrators_opb] Governor’s Across-the-Board Compensation Reduction for All State Employees Hello all. As you know, the Governor rele[...]

December 17th, 2010 - 11:18 am § in Politics, The Ave Scene

Fire in My Belly, Henry.

Now on view: David Wojnarowicz’s A Fire In My Belly December 16, 2010 – 9:24 pm  from HANKBLOG The National Portrait Gallery, part of the Smithsonian Institution, has been the site of controversy since December 1, when museum officials responded to political pressures and removed a film by the[...]