Stories tagged: professor
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Sociology professor Darryl Brice visited Spokane Community College on Thursday to discuss the ways in which key pieces of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy have been omitted from public discourse.
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
The first social scientist to be invited by the World Health Organization to help Ebola control efforts works in Clark County.
Mon., July 9, 2018
Polish historian Jerzy Targalski’s cat, during an on-camera appearance on a Dutch news program, unceremoniously climbed atop his head in the middle of the interview.
Thu., May 24, 2018
‘Man vs. Snake’: Netflix documentary highlights WSU professor’s record-breaking arcade gaming skills
The game: a Pac-Man-esque, yet obscure, 1982 Rock-Ola release called Nibbler. The goal: consume all the food in the maze without letting the snake run into its own tail. It …
Thu., Jan. 25, 2018
A judge dropped an arrest warrant Thursday for a University of Hawaii professor who refused to respond in court to English and spoke Hawaiian instead.
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
A New York literature professor held in the Central African nation of Cameroon since early this month for writing an article that criticized the government was released Wednesday, his lawyer …
Thu., Dec. 21, 2017
The 8-year-old daughter of a U.S. literature professor held in Cameroon on allegations he threatened government officials has written to her father, saying his family is proud of him and …
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017
Authorities say a University of Louisville geography and geosciences professor has died on a hiking trip in the Bighorn Mountains in northern Wyoming.
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
It is essential for colleges to protect and promote all viewpoints, ensuring that universities welcome a wide range of contributions to the marketplace of ideas.
Tue., May 2, 2017
Washington State University professor and researcher Robert Wielgus filed a complaint against WSU on Thursday alleging the university has seriously damaged his academic career through the unwarranted use of suppression, …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017
Vice President Biden said Tuesday he will set up shop at the University of Pennsylvania after he leaves office this month.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016
A student stabbed a psychology professor to death on the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles on Friday in what was a personal dispute, authorities said.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016
Fired Missouri professor who called for “muscle” to remove student journalists hired by Gonzaga University
Fired University of Missouri journalism professor Melissa Click has been hired as a non-tenured lecturer at Gonzaga University.
Sat., June 4, 2016
LOS ANGELES – UCLA professor Ajit Mal was in his office Wednesday getting ready to teach his 10 a.m. engineering class when he heard two pops. He came out of …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2013
MOSCOW, Idaho — A former Washington State University professor has been sentenced to up to five years in prison for felony injury to a child after prosecutors said he sexually …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2012
MOSCOW, Idaho — A Washington State University professor has been arrested for felony rape of a teenage girl.