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End of Semester Thoughts - Sociology of Family

One of the more interesting topics in my Sociology of Family class has been cohabitation and its effects on children. Andrew Cherlin in particular is hypercritical of having children in cohabiting relationships. 1,389 more words

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MOE to expand use of Post-Secondary Education Account

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: From the middle of 2017, Singaporeans will be able to use their Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) for a wider variety of courses in addition to those currently approved, the Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Wednesday (Nov 30).  411 more words

Current Affairs

Bibliography: Bullying, mobbing and workplace harassment in PSE institutions

I’ve compiled a short bibliography of sources about workplace harassment in academia; this is what I had saved in Zotero, and I’m sharing it because there’s a… 33 more words

Postsecondary

Convocation Speaker Announced

DYSTOPIA–Rudyard “Red” Neckerson, author of Git ’em In, Git ‘er Done, Git ’em Out: The Low Road to Higher Graduation Rates, will be the keynote speaker for this year’s Dystopia College faculty convocation, Provost Eddina Field announced today. 198 more words

Uber Task Force Appointed

DYSTOPIA–A new Uber Task Force on Task Forces and Committees has been appointed by Dystopia College Provost Dr. Eddina Field and charged  with “examining the college’s task force and committee structure and making recommendations for renaming  currently inactive committees to make them sound more dynamic and forming new committees and task forces that might have become necessary as a result of existing committees and task forces not having done anything.” 173 more words

Professor Fired, Hired, Fired, etc.

DYSTOPIA–Dystopia College President Overly Payeed-Admyn confirmed today reports that almost-tenured Asst. Prof. of Psychology  Sigourney Froyt has been fired and re-hired eleven times during the last month. 587 more words

Administration Mandates New "Course Outcomes"

DYSTOPIA–Dystopia College faculty will be required to write new “outcomes”–a list of desired student learning outcomes–for every course in its catalog, according to Dr. Numbah Karuncha, the college’s director of assessment assessment. 126 more words