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Public higher education is not a reward for hard work

Here in California, there was a measure to officially restore affirmative action to the public university admissions process.

(The movement navigated through our state senate, but then the popular narrative is that the Asian-American community tanked it before public had a chance to vote on it. 860 more words

Our expert advice remains unheeded

Once in a while, tropical biologists get bot flies. We sometimes find this out while were are in the field. But on five occasions, my students have returned to the US, and then discovered that they are hosting a bot. 1,440 more words

Three NASA scholarship opportunities open

Applications for three different NASA scholarships are now open to those planning to major in science, technology, engineering or math.

The application deadlines are May 16, 2014. 449 more words


I had a career Coach.

There’s no efficient way of prefacing this story.  It’s something I’ve told to hundreds of strangers while I performed stand up.  The 1st time I told anyone about this that I knew was a handful of weeks ago.   492 more words

7 Undergraduate Yahoo Guys Arrested In Lekki Area

Seven undergraduates of different universities in Nigeria were apprehended by th officails of the EFCC in Lekki area in Lagos state, they were all engaged in cyber crimes and fraudulent practices and scams… 264 more words