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Modesitt on the Fallacy of Undergrad as Vocational Programming

I am guilty of advocating more women pursue STEM degrees, but I’m also one hundred percent behind my daughter’s choice of career in vocal performance. At one point in her life, she was perfectly happy to pursue a STEM related … Continue reading

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Why “Higher” Education Isn’t the “Solution”… « L.E. Modesitt, Jr. – The Official Website

http://www.lemodesittjr.com/2015/01/20/why-higher-education-isnt-the-solution/ I just depressed myself reading this article.  My daughter completed her Masters in Vocal Performance last year. Everything Modesitt mentioned is true only he paints an even more daunting and brutal career landscape than I imagined. Posted from WordPress … Continue reading

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The Non-Integrated Society « L.E. Modesitt, Jr.

http://www.lemodesittjr.com/2014/11/18/the-non-integrated-society/ Couple of good excerpts from Modesitt’s latest blog item (link above): According to poll after poll, around 90% of all Americans are displeased, if not furious, with the American Congress. Yet in the last election, over 96% of all … Continue reading

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Article: Academic Bureaucracy

Academic Bureaucracy http://www.lemodesittjr.com/2014/09/23/academic-bureaucracy/ … has little or nothing to do with excellence in teaching or improving learning for the student. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Crimes of Education (via Whatever)

I’ve been getting a lot of e-mail asking for my thoughts about Kelley Williams-Bolar, the woman here in Ohio who was recently sentenced to to ten days in prison (of which apparently she served nine) and now has a felony … Continue reading

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