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As provost, Isaacs will be the university's chief academic officer. His responsibilities will include overseeing the academic appointment process and the university's budget.
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
South African graduate student Renju Varghese was walking around the University of Chicago campus with a heavy heart Thursday, hours after Mandela's death was announced.
Friday, December 6th, marks the 30th anniversary of the LaPlace Tornado, one of the most powerful tornadoes recorded in southeast Louisiana.
In a speech on Dec. 4, 2013, President Barack Obama said less affluent children start school at a disadvantage because they have heard fewer words spoken around them.
Foster care's no picnic, but this collection of public policy wonks and legal activists is working to get kids in foster care the support they need.
The dry season for live music is about to set in, but you wouldn't necessarily know it by looking at the abundance of show offerings this weekend.
I was invited to New Haven to advance the argument that " Americans Should Embrace Their Radical History " - that is, the history of our many popular struggles to enhance American democratic life and our exceptional achievements in the 1770s, 1860s, and 1930s and 40s in confronting and overcoming threats to the survival of the nation by actually ... (more)
Timothy McIntyre, of Tinley Park, a volunteer at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, authored "I'm a Type A, How the Heck Will I Ever Retire?" In a fast-track accounting and finance career that culminated in positions of chief financial officer, chief operating officer and president of some very successful and high-profile businesses, Timothy ... (more)
Using measurements as small as a soil sample from a meteorite, Florida State University researchers led by Dr. Munir Humayun, a professor in the university's Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, has discovered and began testing what is considered the first example of ancient crust from Mars.
In October I wrote about David Pitt, who played an important role in T&T politics in the 1940s, and then became a major figure in the Black British struggle for equality over several decades.
On November 20, hundreds of unionized graduate student instructors at Berkeley went on a three-day solidarity strike to protest the university's intimidation tactics against university support staffers who'd gone on strike this past spring.
A Rwandan youth is tested for the AIDS virus before he receives a free male circumcision at the Shingiro Health Center in Musanze.
The French Connection : How the Revolution, and two thinkers, bequeathed us 'right' and 'left.'
It's a leader's job to be skeptical of grand schemes. Sorry, that's a conservative leader's job.
November was Lung Cancer Awareness Month, but you'd never know it. Consumers aren't bombarded by products in blue, the color designated by some to raise the profile of the disease.
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