Tagged: academic freedom

Academic freedom at the University of Chicago and Princeton - The Dismal Science

Paul Walker Apr 13, 2015

The following comes from the website of The National Association of Scholars (NAS) who in turn got it from the Facebook page of NAS board of advisors member Robert P. George (McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University).Every now and then sanity still manages to prevail. The worrying thing is that academics at these universities find it … Read More

Frozen Friday Fab Four #5 - Ice Doctor

Victoria Metcalf May 23, 2014

Four of the Antarctic or anything else headlines/social media bits that have grabbed my attention this week(ish). Large glaciers are in irreversible decline signalling the collapse of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet more rapidly than predicted. Sea levels will rise as a result. Image credit: Victoria Metcalf 1. Although it may have been overshadowed somewhat by the elevator bust-up … Read More