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MBJ: University of Memphis earthquake center receives grant

“The Center for Earthquake Research and Information at the University of Memphis has received a commitment of $2 million in funding from the U.S. Geological Survey over the next three years. 50 more words


Ten years ago I was looking for a part time job

Something that would help me in the expenses of going south for the cold winters. Maintaining what amounts to two households is not inexpensive.
I read something in the local paper about getting part time work at a big box store where you could work in the north in the summer and transfer to southern stores in the winter. 257 more words

Are We Still Under the Influence of Slavery?

Nicholas Kristof’s column in the NYT 16 Nov 2014, his fourth on the subject, suggests we most certainly are. There is every reason to believe he is right, despite the fact that many of us privileged whites are tired of the discussion. 962 more words

Equality Vs. Inequality

NDP claims Liberals plan to cut $500M from education funding

TORONTO – Some schools in Ontario will be shut down as the Liberal government makes education funding cuts to help eliminate a $12.5-billion deficit in three years, Education Minister Liz Sandals admitted Tuesday. 465 more words


England's University funding system 'worst of both worlds'

A new study by the Higher Education Commission has cast doubt on the long-term financial sustainability of the current system of funding for England’s universities, saying it represents the “worst of both worlds” 189 more words

Academic News

New Survey Tracks America's Kids After School

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - During the recent campaigns for local, state and federal offices, there was much talk about education needs.

It is the responsibility for government at all levels to fund K-12 education, although we know that lately budgets in many places in the country have been inadequate. 110 more words

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The Bandwidth Schools Have and the Bandwidth They Need… 329 more words

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