From: The Chronicle [mailto:daily@...
Sent: Thursday, June 12, 2003 5:00 AM
To: Chronicle Daily Report
Subject: 6/12/2003 Daily Report from The Chronicle of Higher Education
ACADEME TODAY: The Chronicle of Higher Education's
Daily Report for subscribers
Here are news bulletins from The Chronicle of Higher Education for
Thursday, June 12.
* A DAY BEFORE Citrus College was to appear in court last week
to defend its speech code against a student's claim that it
violated his First Amendment rights, the California community
college repealed its code, ending the litigation. The
decision signaled the first victory for the Foundation for
Individual Rights in Education in its new campaign to do away
with such codes at public universities.
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* RESEARCHERS WORKING IN ETHIOPIA say they have found the
direct ancestors of humanity: fossil skull bones showing the
last evolutionary step before anatomically modern people
appeared about 115,000 years ago.
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EVOLUTION OF A SCIENTIST: Jay Hosler studies bees and draws
comic strips that explain Darwinian theory to nonspecialists.
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