Archive for January 22nd, 2014

January 22nd, 2014 - 1:30 pm § in Hypocrisy, Politics, Religion, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene, UW

Seattle African American-African Diaspora Gathering w/ Ed Murray

More than ever it is vital for the Black community locally as well as nationally to establish a collective set of goals to focus our energy and resources on.  Historically,  religion, nation of origin, sexual preference, gender, age, class, political views have all been reasons for division. What [...]

January 22nd, 2014 - 10:48 am § in China, Misc.

China: apologizing for having a family

Director sorry for one-child breach                                                                 Film director Zhang Yimou admits he has three children, breaching China’s one-child rule, after speculation he had fathered seven[...]

January 22nd, 2014 - 3:43 am § in Jews, Misc.

Kosher Vitamins

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January 22nd, 2014 - 3:26 am § in Schools & Colleges

Are MOOCs a failure?

Academics to Udacity Founder: Told Ya In a magazine profile, Sebastian Thrun says MOOCs are a “lousy product” to use for educating under prepared college students. My own suspicion is that MOOCs, like textbooks or any other toll, work best with students who are able to study on their own. The da[...]