Archive for November 29th, 2011

November 29th, 2011 - 12:25 pm § in Schools & Colleges

The Faculty Code at “For Profits”

Five Six Troubling Things About the For-Profit Industry’s Self-Policing Standards Campus Progress,  November 21, 2011 by Brian Stewart     Kaplan is one of 16 for-profit schools that have signed the Foundation for Educational Success’ Standards of Responsible Conduct. For-profit c[...]

November 29th, 2011 - 9:33 am § in Misc.

Breaking News:Turkey raises Syria military option

(Reuters) – Turkey Tuesday raised the option of military intervention in neighboring Syria while Russia rejected even an arms embargo as Damascus tries to stifle anti-government protests.[...]

November 29th, 2011 - 9:30 am § in Misc.

PR release from WGU

Former Winona State University Provost Joins Online University SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Western Governors University (WGU),, has appointed former Winona State University Provost, Dr. Sally Johnstone, as Vice President, Academic Advancement. In this as[...]

November 29th, 2011 - 8:45 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Iran Throws Another Tantrum

Tehran, Iran – Iranian Students Storm British Embassy In Tehran Today 10:15 AM Tehran, Iran – Hard-line Iranian students stormed the British diplomatic compounds in Tehran on Tuesday, bringing down the Union Jack flag and throwing documents from windows in scenes reminiscent of the anger[...]

November 29th, 2011 - 6:01 am § in The Ave Scene

Tim Eyman on The SALES Tax

GREGOIRE’S 10% SALES TAX IS BUILT ON A FOUNDATION OF LIES Washington Legislature News by Tim Eyman, Sound Politics On Monday, Governor Gregoire said: “I am being honest with people of the state of Washington. I am not misleading, misinforming, distorting or anything. I have tried to be a[...]