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more bad legislation for the university of tennessee

8 February 2016

At the end of January I posted here about a legislative attempts to defund diversity staff and programming in the University of Tennessee system. Unfortunately, the attack on diversity...

A Legislative Attack on Diversity at the University of Tennessee

29 January 2016

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville has been the center of a number of controversies this academic year. In September, it was forced...

surly world troller build

20 September 2015

I recently acquired, after Surly’s many, many delays, a Surly World Troller frame set. Finally getting the chance to build it up is very exciting, in part because of the anticipation...

the university of iowa board of regents’ contempt

9 September 2015

The Board of Regents of the University of Iowa has hired a new president. The process appears to have been less than transparent, and resulted in the one wholly unqualified candidate...