Unsheduled Trip For Personal Business, Be Back Sunday

I promised that I would post “The Purloined Proof – A Tale of Mathematical Fraud on a Near-Grand Scale” this week, but I had to leave last Sunday to attend to some unexpected personal matters.

I will be back this Sunday, so it should be early next week.

College Sexual Assault Rules Trample Rights of Accused Campus Rapists | New Republic

College Sexual Assault Rules Trample Rights of Accused Campus Rapists | New Republic. … [Continue reading]

“…[Havard's Title IX Office's] Sole Task Is to Get This Title IX Furor To Go Away…” Says Harvard Law Prof. Janet Halley

It sounds pausible to me. That is they way universities operate. Some Harvard Professors Oppose Policy on Assaults - NYTimes.com. … [Continue reading]

Finally, “Feeding a Need for Coders”. I’ve Been Waiting For This

This article in the NY Times shows that there is a demand for education -  not just degrees - and that some people might be realizing that college is not necessarily the place to get it. Web-Era Trade Schools, Feeding a Need for Code - … [Continue reading]

Academic Integrity in Research? Not Always.

Someone asked me about research integrity.  Here was my answer.  (It was posted here: http://online.wsj.com/articles/a-bit-of-college-can-be-worse-than-none-at-all-1413158511?KEYWORDS=college#livefyre-comment ) " I don't want to comment on … [Continue reading]