| May 30, 2014
| 9:45 AM
There has been much tsk-tsking this college graduation season about students protesting their administration-chosen commencement speakers ("It's speech season on campus — and it's notable for ones not given," May 21).
The finger-waggers seem to...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Is it a sign of the times that commencement speeches have become controversial?
This year has been marked by a string of protests at college campuses across the country against the people invited to deliver keynote addresses at graduation ceremonies....
| Jun 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
There has been much tsk-tsking this college graduation season about students protesting their administration-chosen commencement speakers ("College: where kids become leftists," May 25). The finger-waggers seem to take one of two positions: Either we...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
WASHINGTON -- Joel Chiles remembers taking his youngest son, Ian, to a carnival many years ago.
Ian was 10 years old, and he wanted to play the basketball game in which you win a prize for a certain amount of made shots. Joel gave Ian three $1 bills...
| Jul 2, 2014
My inbox overfloweth, courtesy of college sports' annual July 1 conference realignment celebrations. Louisville to the ACC; Elon to the Colonial Athletic Association; Davidson to the Atlantic 10; East Carolina, Tulane and Tulsa to the American Athletic;...
| Jun 1, 2014
Caution: The following tribute to the late, great author-poet Maya Angelou may be hazardous to some of my touchier readers.
The previous paragraph is called a "trigger warning," a disclaimer of the sort that often has been applied to online...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Geno Auriemma ended a three-hour stint as a WTIC-AM radio host Wednesday by admitting past legal action from UConn likely hindered its admission to the Atlantic Coast Conference and said only a focus on continued athletic success will help the athletic...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Colleges rise. Colleges fall. Let's look at France and the U.S. to see how they fare.
In May 1968 student riots broke out in universities across France. What followed was a general strike of 11 million workers. The government of Charles de Gaulle nearly...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Paul Ferraro, who was hired as defensive coordinator by UCF on Dec. 28, 2013, has left the program, UCF coach George O’Leary told the Orlando Sentinel.
The Knights have promoted linebackers coach Tyson Summers to interim defensive coordinator...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Henry Miller didn't even know what to say when his coach informed him he had just landed his first college scholarship offer from Temple.
The 6-foot-4, 195-pound Kissimmee Gateway quarterback/defensive back just finished his sophomore season and he...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Kissimmee Osceola linebacker Riley Nicholson has had a busy week, with six college football scholarships rolling in for the 6-foot, 220-pounder.
Two came in Thursday night while he was in North Carolina for a weekend recruiting trip that will take him...