Archive for October 24th, 2011

October 24th, 2011 - 5:14 pm § in UW

The AVE Challenge: What does this story have to do with the UW?

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 31 January 2010- The African Union today unveiled its new flag at its 14th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government taking place in Addis Ababa. To tunes of the AU anthem, the new flag was hoisted by the outgoing Chairperson of the African Union, Broth[...]

October 24th, 2011 - 12:50 pm § in Misc.

The AVE Challenge: Who is this young man?

a. Leading college basketball recruit for 2012 b. College dropout c. Kenyan nephew of President Obama entering Ohio State d. First African American student to rank #1 at West Point e. Promising basketball player from Seattle’s Garfield High[...]

October 24th, 2011 - 8:21 am § in Schools & Colleges

Yale Gets Award for Punishing Repugnant Frat Boys

MUZZIE AWARD TO YALE (Boston Phoenix) Wesleyan was not alone in clamping down on fraternities. In a widely reported controversy, Yale effectively disbanded Delta Kappa Epsilon (DKE) for parodic sexist chants made by pledges during an initiation ritual. Last October, pledges were marched up to the Y[...]