Note they aren’t simply giving up the money and haven’t in
almost 100 years.
Columbia University is seeking to change the terms of a
fellowship that can only be awarded to white students from
The Lydia C. Roberts Graduate Fellowship stipulates that money
be given only to “a person of the...
Long story short – student discovers
old mugshot of school principal Jamille Miller-Brown and, of
course, posts it to the Internet. Principle Jamille
Miller-Brown is not amused and wants the student arrested; however,
the police refuse. So she suspends the student. And now the whole
world gets to see principal Jamille Miller-Brown’s
Certain to attract attention but I suspect there’s a bit more to
it than one gone viral video. Face it, the kid isn’t exactly a
model of intellectualism. Listen to the whole thing.
ABC News’ Stephanie Mendez and Lawrence Dechant report:
A Texas high school student’s rant against his teacher has
Given that this is probably the case throughout the nation –
public school systems having no idea at all how many people with
rap sheets they employ – how is it government would presume to know
anything and everything about a private citizen before they are
permitted to purchase a firearm?
Okay, this is cool.
A huge quarry, along with tools and a key, used by workers some
2,000 years ago, have been discovered during an excavation in
Jerusalem prior to the paving of a highway, the Israel Antiquities
Authorities (IAA) announced.
The first-century quarry, which fits into the Second Temple
h/t The Blaze – link below.
“It was like the devil was in there.”
That’s how the dad of a 16-year-old Philadelphia high school
student who was brutally beaten, including with chairs, described
what happened Tuesday to his son. And now, five of the attackers
involved have been arrested and charged.
Well, yeah, lift it, as Ald. Burke suggests. But, wow, that
there is such a law in the first place and that it will likely
remain in effect is simply pathetic.
CHICAGO — Ald. Edward Burke (14th) introduced an ordinance at
Wednesday’s City Council meeting that would allow city museums to
I’m all for liberty and privacy, but reading this history, one
has to wonder what kind of system allowed for Ariel Castro to be
anywhere near a public education school bus, let alone driving one,
given his long record of violence?
According to court documents, Ariel Castro’s former wife accused
Would Ice Age man understand us? It may depend on the words we
choose. Digging through languages in Eurasia for “fossil” words
that have escaped erosion over time, researchers say they have
identified an ancestral language that existed as far as 15,000
This ancient language, described in Proceedings of the...
Bennett also points out that half of those who start college
don’t finish and it’s no longer an insurance policy that you’ll get
a better job if you do graduate. Video interview at link below.
Bennett assessed the “return on investment” for the 3500
colleges and universities in the country. He found...
Quite a guy, huh?
Castro, who relatives and a neighbor said loved playing with
children, had a checkered past as a bus driver with the Cleveland
Metropolitan School District, according to his personnel record
obtained by ABC News.He was suspended for 60 days without pay in
February 2004 after he inadvertently...
While a good relationship between a teacher and their students is an ideal thing to achieve, Gerald K. Heisler apparently misunderstood the “good relationships” part, taking his behavior with one student beyond legal limits. (more…)