Last spring, Tech released its blueprint for the future with the unveiling of its strategic plan for the next 25 years. The plan, titled “Designing the Future: A Strategic Vision and Plan,” is intended to [...]
The fee increases approved by the Mandatory Student Fee Advisory Committee add some necessary fund augmentations to departments in real need of the funds, but some increases seem frivolous in this time of austerity.
Michelle Obama’s recent partnering with Wal-Mart in a campaign that aspires to offer more healthful options to shoppers highlights just how much power almighty corporations have in the world. In a worldwide economy where many [...]
Science should rule in medicine decisions Amherst, Mass.—When Al Gore dubbed his climate change documentary An Inconvenient Truth, he perfectly captured how science is viewed by those who would build popularity or a fortune through [...]
Billions of dollars disappeared in the dark expanse of BP’s recent oil spill; gas prices continue to fluctuate due to political unrest in the Middle East; environmentalists continue to point to the emissions from gasoline [...]
With the college football season now complete, the countdown to Labor Day begins. Still, there are several challenges the conferences need to address before the kick-off so that they can lay the ground work for [...]