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With the royal wedding set to happen in less than one day’s time, many people’s minds are filled with thoughts of excess, grandeur and all things sparkly. But instead of waking up at an ungodly hour to toast the new bride and groom with sapphire-hued Kate-tinis, the Louisiana Board of Regents has a rather opposite plan: cut more than 100 academic degree programs statewide.

Louisiana Board of Regents Cuts 100+ Programs

April 28, 2011
by Alexis Mattera
With the royal wedding set to happen in less than one day’s time, many people’s minds are filled with thoughts of excess, grandeur and all things sparkly. But instead of waking up at an ungodly
University of Iowa Professor Ellen Lewin had some choice words to the school’s chapter of College Republicans: F- YOU! According to the Iowa City Press Citizen, the message was sent in response to a mass email from a campus Republican group promoting “Conservative Coming Out Week,” a week for conservatives in Iowa City to “come out of the closet” and promote right-wing values. The events included a screening of the 2002 film “Journey’s with George,” in honor of George W. Bush, a blood drive and an “Animal Rights BBQ.”

University of Iowa Professor Under Fire for Brash Email

April 22, 2011
by Suada Kolovic
University of Iowa Professor Ellen Lewin had some choice words to the school’s chapter of College Republicans: F- YOU! According to the Iowa City Press Citizen, the message was sent in response to a
The Boston Globe reported that Justin Amorratanasuchad, a 21-year-old film student at Emerson College, fell to his death while working on a school project on an apartment building’s rooftop. The college’s president, Jackie Liebergott, sent an email to students and faculty telling them that Amorratanasuchad died from injuries he sustained in Sunday morning’s fall from the four-story structure. According to a statement from the Boston Police Department, he was pronounced dead at the scene from what appeared to be an accidental fall.

Emerson Student Dies in Fall from Building

April 18, 2011
by Suada Kolovic
The Boston Globe reported that Justin Amorratanasuchad, a 21-year-old film student at Emerson College, fell to his death while working on a school project on an apartment building’s rooftop. The
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