A newly hired principal resigns after student journalists on the high school newspaper dug deeper into her resume’. Apparently, her doctoral degree was granted from a so-called “degree factory” named Corllins University. I’ve just done an internet search on “Corllins” and found a university website. The URL is “corluni.org” although the name in the header section of the website is “Corllins University”. Kudos to the students for uncovering this. This story was originally posted in the Washington Post.
Here are some excellent sources for understanding the US Electoral College:
Video: Does your vote count? The Electoral College explained – Christina Greer (source: TED-Ed). Want to know more about TED-Ed? Check their “About” page here. Note their advisors toward the bottom of the page.
Document: What is the Electoral College (source: US Government website – National Archives and Records Administration)
There is a growing anti-intellectual dumbing down of our culture
This is a very interesting article! Thought provoking.
The antidemocratic ideas of Ivan Ilyin are guiding the Kremlin’s interference in U.S. presidential politics.
This is a great move by the federal government.
In an unusual joint statement from the Departments of Justice, Army and Interior, the government said that the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe had raised important questions about tribal lands and treaties in connection with the pipeline issue.
A very nice article! As an academic, this is certainly something worth seriously considering.
Why you should stop penalizing your students for submitting work late.
This is an excellent, and balanced, opinion piece penned by basketball legend, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
Lawrence O’Donnell, a commentator for MSNBC, speaks of the genocide perpetrated by European immigrants on Americans. Very powerful and thought provoking!