Posts Tagged ‘Harvard’

November 21st, 2016 - 12:21 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics

Would Trump’s Son In Law Get Into the UW?

WHY THE UW MATTERS  Jared Kushner, husband to Ivanka Trump and now the apparent consigliere of the Trump White House, was admitted to Harvard, but he might not have been accepted at UW. Over at FACEBOOK, UW President Ana Mari Cauce glows with pride that our university ranks among the top 20 in [...]

May 18th, 2015 - 10:31 pm § in Misc.

So ,, If a University President is worth $1 million, and the Football Coach is worth $2 million, how much is a University’s fund manager worth?

HMC Executives Saw Compensation Increase from 2012 to 2013 By MARIEL A. KLEIN 4 days ago Since-promoted Harvard Management Company president and CEO Stephen Blyth received $11.5 million in compensation in 2013, about double his compensation of $5.3 million in 2012.[...]

February 18th, 2015 - 1:58 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Harvard Bans Sex for Profs and The Nation’s Elite Undergrads.

Harvard bans sexual relationships between professors and undergrads “(Harvard College) wasn’t some kind of crazy hippie commune where professors and undergraduate students were having sex with each other three weeks ago.” (quotes are from Washington Post interview with Professor Alison Jones) [...]

September 16th, 2014 - 11:06 am § in The Ave Scene

THE Ave Challenge: What is a fair wage for a University President?

Lets start at the top: How much do you think Drew Faust, President of Harvard, earns? $250,000 $500,000 $900,000 $1,500,000 $3,000,000 $5,500,000[...]

November 15th, 2013 - 12:40 am § in Misc.

New Scholarship at Harvard

Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellowship established by Hiphop Archive and Du Bois Institute The 22-year career of multi-platinum Def Jam Recordings artist Nas is at the heart of a joint announcement by the Hiphop Archive and the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University, to establish the Nasir Jones Hiph[...]

September 3rd, 2012 - 11:43 am § in Hypocrisy

Veritas Failure at Harvard

Harvard’s ‘Introduction To Congress’ Class Full Of Suspected Cheaters Eric Lach August 30, 2012, 5:44 PM More than 100 Harvard undergraduates are under investigation for allegedly plagiarizing on a certain class’ final take-home exam last spring. The class? Government 1310: “Introduction t[...]

March 13th, 2012 - 10:41 am § in Hypocrisy, Schools & Colleges

Lobster Over Wage Raises?

Harvard Students ask: Lobster Over Wage Raises? Op-Eds | By Iman E. James, Karen A. Narefsky, and William P. Whitham Given that the Harvard Club continues to host extravagant events such as the “Champagne and Sparkling Wine Walkaround,” and taking into account the high cost of living in Boston, [...]