Thursday, January 22, 2009

Make way for the young’uns

Make way for the young’uns By: Melissa | January 23rd, 2009 | No Comments » Jill Oakes and Lauren Cheney both had to pull out of USWNT training camp. Oakes for a knee injury and Cheney because UCLA are total dicks. Okay, USSoccer is calling it “academic commitments.” I respect education, Obama respects education, and Lauren Cheney does too. So she’s out and it’s time to make way for the younger kids… Christine Nairn. Midfielder and participant in the recent U-20 World Cup. Ella Masar. Forward Read more ...

Students take lessons from Obama inauguration

Students take lessons from Obama inauguration
Many educators find a teachable moment, though some will have to decide if the historic event should interfere with finals or course work.

More than 600 elementary and middle school students at Crossroads School in Santa Monica will watch the swearing-in of the nation's 44th president today on 9-foot by 12-foot projection screens. Final exams were delayed a day for the high school students so they could participate.

ZaidLearn's OCW + OER Lists

Zaid Ali Alsagoff has revised his OCW/OER list compilation to produce an extremely useful update. Zaid's compilation should be bookmarked for reference by university instructors, students, and support staff. ______JH


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March for Life Invites to President Obama to Speak

Nellie Gray, founder and President of the March for Life Education and Defense Fund has personally invited President Barack Obama to discuss pro-life issues at the 2009 annual March for Life on Thursday, January 22 in Washington, DC. Read more ...