ODU professor resigns after comments on pedophilia

Dr Allyn Walker, assistant professor of sociology and criminal justice, will step down at the end of his contract in May 2022. NORFOLK, Virginia – A professor at Old Dominion University (ODU) is stepping down at the end of his contract in May 2022, following their controversial comments on pedophilia. …

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Predatory for-profit colleges are back. It’s time to stop them

When the pandemic struck, consumer advocates and academics in higher education issued a grim warning: predatory for-profit colleges were on the verge of a revival. A year later, those predictions have proven to be depressingly correct. While community colleges have struggled to enroll, for-profit college attendance has skyrocketed, especially among …

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AHEC Pineywoods, universities and health care providers strive to improve rural health care

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (KTRE) – Influenza and COVID-19 only heighten the importance of having good health care in rural areas. Yet the rural population is one of the largest populations underserved by physicians in the country. A collaboration is underway to improve the service. When the disease spreads through small towns …

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Federal investments in education provide a unique opportunity to transform student trajectories

Historic amounts of federal relief funds are ready to help get back to school. To move the current … [+] trajectories, we need to ensure that funding is used wisely and targeted to support our most vulnerable students. © 2021 Bloomberg Finance LP Loss of learning? Learning interrupted? Call it …

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Scientists take the “movement” to describe

image: scientists take “movement” to describe the brain networks behind motor function seen Following Credit: Mr. Kenji Ueta, Ritsumeikan University The human body constantly adapts its posture in response to its external environment. Known as “dynamic whole body balance,” it is needed for everything from everyday activities to more complex …

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American universities lack clients

The University of Austin, a new academic institution created by a group of donors and intellectuals unhappy with the increasingly left leaning of English-speaking academia, was unveiled this month. Many professors at existing universities, including several who are not particularly leftist, were not impressed. This is hardly surprising, and not …

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Santa Fe can lead the way in helping and embracing educators | Education

Santa Fe Public Schools are excited to partner with its community as it embraces a new year approaching, with new realities and a new vision for the future. At the District, we are deeply grateful to the constituents of Santa Fe for adopting the General Bond Bond and Factory Tax, …

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College football playoff standings: analysts’ predictions for Tuesday November 23 standings after week 12

It’s been another wild weekend in college football (aren’t they all wild? Isn’t that why we’re here?), So how will the college football playoff selection committee react? he at Oregon housing, the state of Michigan being lambasted by the state of Ohio and Cincinnati doing a show against SMU. The …

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Assistant Professor, Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, NYU Arts & Science job with New York University Arts and Sciences

Assistant professor Department of Hebrew and Judaic StudiesNew York University Arts and Sciences The Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University is calling for applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position specializing in any aspect of Jewish history from the 8th to 18th centuries. The appointment …

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