FW: 2/16/2005 Daily Report from The Chronicle of Higher Education
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ACADEME TODAY: The Chronicle of Higher Education's
Daily Report for subscribers
Here are news bulletins from The Chronicle of Higher Education
for Wednesday, February 16.
* THE PRESIDENT'S PLAN TO ELIMINATE vocational- and
technical-education funds for community colleges got a cool
reception on Tuesday by Democrats and a key Republican at a
Congressional hearing on extending the federal law that
governs the programs.
--> SEE http://chronicle.com/daily/2005/02/2005021602n.htm
* ADMINISTRATORS AT SEATTLE CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE say that
they will continue to allow military recruiters on their
campus, for fear of losing federal funds, despite an incident
in January in which student protesters threw newspapers and
water bottles at three military recruiters, forcing them to
leave the campus.
--> SEE http://chronicle.com/daily/2005/02/2005021604n.htm
* THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN HISTORIANS will relocate its
annual conference from San Francisco to San Jose, Calif.,
because of a hotel labor dispute, the group said on Tuesday.
--> SEE http://chronicle.com/daily/2005/02/2005021606n.htm
THE PHYSICS OF TEOTIHUACAN: Physicists help shed light on an
ancient Mexican mystery.
--> SEE http://chronicle.com/weekly/v51/i24/24a01401.htm
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