rePost::Tenure for Prof. Sarah Raymundo: Rep. Walden Bello: “The Real Issue in the Sarah Raymundo Case: Academics versus Yahoos”

Rep. Walden Bello: “The Real Issue in the Sarah Raymundo Case: Academics versus Yahoos” Read / download this letter in PDF: Walden Bello on Sarah Raymundo The Real Issue in the Sarah Raymundo Case: Academics versus Yahoos By Walden Bello* Should President Emerlinda Roman fail to reverse the decision of Chancellor Sergio Cao to refuse […]

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rePost::Philip Guo – Understanding and dealing with overbearing Asian parents

I’ve always wondered how overbearing Filipino Parents are compared to other Asian American Parents. Care to enlighten me? Interesting read!!! When your parents were growing up, the only people who lived somewhat comfortable lives were either corrupt government bureaucrats or the well-educated elite who went to top-ranked colleges. Chances are, your parents didn’t have insider […]

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rePost: : Stumbling and Mumbling: Returns to good universities

Image via Wikipedia I graduated from UP (University of the Philippines). In the Philippines there is really no comparison with other universities here in my country (although a few friends would definitely disagree, this is my blog so bugger off).  I’d have to say that one of the major reasons that UP is different is […]

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Cato Unbound » Blog Archive » Down with the Four-Year College Degree!

Image via Wikipedia I’m digging through unpublished/drafts in the blog and I found this. Its march already and students are starting to deal with finals and afterwards graduations, and finally the drudgery of work for most other people!  Thought provoking! Finally, consider the hundreds of thousands of students who go to college just because they […]

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