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September 15th, 2011 - 9:00 am § in America, The Ave Scene, UW

Will the UW lose its role in global higher education?

Even a Century After the Fall of the British Empire, Oxford and Cambridge Retain Their Roles As Global Leaders in Higher Education ….  The UW has that role today as one of America’s great “private ivies.”  Will we retain our stature? (Based in part of report by CHRISTINE A[...]

September 15th, 2011 - 1:23 am § in Uncategorized

Mistakes Scientists Make

To Err is Human by Sarah Green, The Scientist Researchers bring their own values and passions to the lab bench. I was delighted to see a couple recent F1000 evaluations that strayed from traditional peer-reviewed literature. F1000 Members Frank Harrell, a biostatistician at Vanderbilt Medical School[...]