Wednesday Sep 10
CUSD veteran brings new enthusiasm to Mountain View
Natalie Taylor stepped in as Mountain View's interim principal last February after the school's former head, Clara Dehmer, moved on to a post as assistant principal of student services at Claremont High School. As Ms.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Air raid siren has left Claremont without warning
An air raid siren that stood on Sixth Street at Mills Avenue on the Claremont McKenna College campus has been donated to a museum in Culver City. “It was for impending doom by nuclear war,” said a droll Patrick Mansfield, collections manager of the Wende Museum and Archive of the Cold War.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Bill Gates Wants To Remake the Way History Is Taught. Should We Let Him?
Last month, the Univ. of California system announced that a version of the Big History Project course could be counted in place of a more traditional World History class, paving the way for the state's 1,300 high schools to offer it.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
CentroCommunity.org (Oakland) - "Empowering Entrepreneurs, Growing...
Centro Community Partners fosters socioeconomic change in communities by providing business advisory services and leadership development programs to underserved entrepreneurs that are needed to grow businesses and provide jobs. How does the program work? , further to the iOS app.) Check out " Photo Essay: How We Made Our App in 7 Pictures " ! Arturo brings more than 17 years of work experience as a management consultant.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
The Orange County Register
Watchdog: Auditors critical of OC Parks contracting
Internal auditors say they have substantiated allegations that Orange County executives granted no-bid contracts to a friend of a county Parks Department official - dividing the contracts to avoid scrutiny from the Board of Supervisors. From 2009 until 2014, OC Parks officials authorized 13 consecutive consulting contracts totaling $913,095 to BPM Advisors, which is owned by Ahmad Iqbal, who attended grad school with former OC Parks Deputy Director Michael Brajdic.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
In Our View: WSUV Aging Impressively
Believe it or not, Washington State University Vancouver is older than many of its students.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Point of View
Is Reality Secular?
In her new book, Is Reality Secular?, Mary Poplin, author of Finding Calcutta and professor of education at Claremont Graduate University in California, uproots the reasons why cultures clash so violently in today's society and how our incredibly diverse and often contentious worldviews are often the cause of said clashes.