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Are our students the most illiberal and wimpish ever?

I’m sick of hearing about safe spaces and micro-aggressions (and have posted on this elsewhere).

Not to mention the attempts to remove the  Cecil Rhodes statue at Oxford University by a Rhodes scholar… 558 more words

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Brocade and Guiyang High-Tech Industrial Investment Group Co., Ltd (HTII) Announce Joint Venture in China

GUIYANG, CHINA–(Marketwired – May 26, 2016) –  At the 2016 International Big Data Expo and Global Big Data Era Summit in Guiyang, Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD… 537 more words

Research Commercialisation

Pair of startup firms win cash to utilize Rome Lab’s technology

Published May 26, 2016 at 4:00pm

Two startup companies that hope to take off with technology developed by the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Rome facility are sharing $50,000 in prize money to incentivize their efforts. 517 more words

Research Commercialisation

Overtime Pay in Higher Education - Guidance from the DOL

By Leila G. O’Carra

On the same day that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced its Final Rule revising the salary requirements for the “white collar” exemptions from the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) minimum wage and overtime requirements, 730 more words

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FG to establish six ICT universities

The minister of Communications Technology, Barr. Adebayo Shittu, confirmed this while delivering his keynote address on Friday, at a one day ICT sensitization workshop for secondary schools in the FCT, organised in collaboration with Total View Nigeria and the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA. 174 more words

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UMass Becomes Divestment Leader

This week, I’m especially proud to have gone to the University of Massachusetts (UMass). On May 25th, UMass became the first major public university to divest its endowment from direct holdings in fossil fuels! 105 more words

EKSU - IMPORTANT NOTICE TO 100 LEVEL STUDENTS

This is to inform all 100 Level Students who are yet to complete their Registration Exercise to meet with the Admissions Officer as scheduled below: 22 more words

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