08 August 2014

this is an actual newspaper article


.. in the local paper, about where I live:

http://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/connections/2014/08/08/ny-vestal-hills-offer-gorgeous-view/13781685/



this week in grade inflation news


https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/08/08/princeton-panel-urges-changes-grading-rules-wellesley-scholars-warn-impact-strict

as far as I can tell, the applied ethics content of this piece is that attempts to counter grade inflation should be rejected on subjective utilitarian grounds: they make everybody unhappy.

10 July 2014

New graduate student orientation


New Graduate Student Orientation
The Graduate School will be welcoming all new graduate students to campus during a brief orientation session in Lecture Hall 1 from 8:30 to 10:30am on Tuesday, August 26. The new TA Orientation will also be held the same day from 10:45am to 4:00pm.  More information regarding orientations is available online.

23 June 2014