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Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2004 5:00 AM
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Subject: 2/11/2004 Daily Report from The Chronicle of Higher Education
ACADEME TODAY: The Chronicle of Higher Education's
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Wednesday, February 11.
* RITA R. COLWELL, the director of the National Science
Foundation, has resigned, effective February 21, according to
a Congressional aide. Her term was scheduled to expire in
August. Agency officials could not be reached for comment.
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LIVE DISCUSSION: IMMIGRATION THEORY
Is the huge new wave of immigrants from Latin America to the
United States moving into the American mainstream? Are scholarly
models of that assimilation process accurate? Join a discussion
of this topic today at 1 p.m., U.S. Eastern time. Advance
questions and comments are welcome and may be posted now.
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IMMIGRATION THEORY'S MELTDOWN: Scholars who question old models
of assimilation are learning from today's Hispanic workers in
the United States. Join us today in Colloquy Live for a live
discussion of the issues raised in this article.
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THINK POSTPOSITIVE: A Latina cultural theorist at Stanford
wrestles with notions of identity and experience.
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