Required Readings

School shooting #74, supercomputer abuse, tenure, students loans, and pride of various sorts: Required Readings, 6.11.14

In the United States, it’s another day and another school shooting, the 74th since Sandy Hook in December 2012. In an unintentional theme, many of today’s Required Readings address legal or government action of some form. In academia, the National Science Foundation banned a researcher for using $150,000 worth of …

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Pop Quiz: Gays Please Leave Children Alone

I woke up to this news article this morning, and could not believe the comments of Russian President Vladimir Putin. When asked about the safety of gay fans and athletes who will be attending the Sochi Olympics, Putin had this to say: One can feel calm and at ease. Just …