A Maryland teacher has started a petition to cancel this year’s administration of the Maryland School Assessment test because the results will have no validity and it is “an irresponsible waste of taxpayer money and instructional time to administer this test.”Read full article >>
The interim president of the University of the District of Columbia who proposes scrapping the school’s NCAA Division II athletic program is crystal clear on the obvious follow-up question.
James E. Lyons Sr. said he has no desire to serve as president of the school beyond his interim term.Read full article >>
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The nauseating fraternity/sorority stories -- many of them involving hazing -- just keep on coming.
The latest is from Wilmington College in Ohio, where three pledges of Gamma Phi Gamma who were taken to the basement of the fraternity, called “Gobbler House,” and subjected to a series of miserable exercises, including being blindfolded, told to strip, had their mouths stuffed with limburger cheese and hit with “towels and shirts that had the ends balled up in knots” or which had items tied inside to “inflict pain,” according to an affidavit published by Smoking Gun.Read full article >>
A sparse crowd watched the Firebirds of the University of the District of Columbia begin the men’s basketball season this week, a loss to New Hampshire’s Franklin Pierce University. It just might be the last home opener the Firebirds ever play.Read full article >>