Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 5:49pm
When members of the English department at Queensborough Community College voted last week against a plan to curtail their basic writing courses to three hours a week from four, they said they wanted to send the school a message: “We support our students,” Elise Denbo, a lecturer in the department, said Monday. “Sometimes they need extra time.”
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 7:33pm
The attorney for Ward Churchill — the University of Colorado faculty member who compared some World Trade Center victims to a notorious Nazi — said he's appealing the fired professor's case to the U.S. Supreme Court after the state Supreme Court today ruled in favor of the university.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 11:50pm
For hundreds of grown men and women here, work can mean sticking fingers into models of the human mouth, or trying to talk while peering at their tongues in mirrors or while hopping up and down stairs.