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  • Kutztown U's acting president headed to Southeast Missouri State

    Kutztown U's acting president headed to Southeast Missouri State
    Carlos Vargas-Aburto, acting president of Kutztown University, will become the new president of Southeast Missouri State University. Vargas-Aburto will begin his duties July 1, replacing Kenneth W. Dobbins, who is retiring, according to an announcement....
  • Alex Temple's voice comes alive

    Alex Temple's voice comes alive
    Chicago composer Alex Temple said she usually writes about "characters who are removed from society, dropped out or view the world in an askew way." Her new "Behind the Wallpaper" uses surreal metaphors to narrate an unexplained transformation that...
  • U.S. consumer sentiment slips in February on icy weather

    U.S. consumer sentiment slips in February on icy weather
    Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan says. But confidence levels still remain at the highest level in eight years. The University of Michigan says its index of consumer sentiment...
  • First Time Buyers: Why Millennials Will Need a Car

     
    How badly do you need that car? It's a question some millennials are asking, and reports in recent years of waning interest from young people ??? and city dwellers in general ??? propel that narrative even as other studies attempt......
  • Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash

    Anti-vaccine mothers discuss their thinking amid backlash
    One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse. These three mothers — all of them educated, middle-class professionals — are among the vaccine skeptics who have been...
  • Terrorists, sensitivity and cartoons: Letters

    Go after the terrorists It seems to me that we can combat ISIS by hitting them in the wallet. Can we not, with all our intelligence capabilities, find out who is paying for their arms? Then we could take steps, regardless of how unethical, to stop the...
  • The University of Michigan 'language police' have a point

    To the editor: Jonah Goldberg ridicules the University of Michigan's "Inclusive Language Campaign," an effort to discourage students from using language offensive to historically persecuted and marginalized minorities. ("The University of Michigan's...
  • Stevenson teacher developing app for AP exams

    Stevenson teacher developing app for AP exams
    Geography can look like a boring subject, considering that the entire surface of the Earth has been mapped for centuries. But this spring, one small group of high school geography teachers are going to hit a new level of excitement — and tension...
  • Class a better standard for affirmative action than race

    Class a better standard for affirmative action than race
    The widespread practice of counting race in deciding who gets into college is under legal and political attack. Several states, educating almost one-third of American students, have banned racial preferences at public universities. The U.S. Supreme...
  • Editorial: Risk of falling keeps rising for Baby Boomer generation

    If you are age 65 or care about someone who is, here’s another fact of life to cause grief. Baby Boomers are at-risk from the same debilitating event, though it’s not cancer or heart disease. And the risk is getting worse. In 2012, the 2.4...
  • USC Now mailbag: Goodbye Ed Orgeron; offensive line coach search

    USC Now mailbag: Goodbye Ed Orgeron; offensive line coach search
    It feels like the end of an era for the USC Now mailbag. No more fans insisting that USC rehire Ed Orgeron. In case you missed the news, Louisiana State beat the Trojans to Coach O. The Tigers hired him as their defensive line coach. Though I can...