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  • Cub Scout recommended for lifesaving honor

    07/08/2003 8:01:21 PM PDT · by Coleus · 9 replies · 355+ views
    <p>MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who safely stopped his aunt's sport utility vehicle after she went into diabetic shock will be recommended for Scouting's top lifesaving award.</p> <p>Cub Scout Brandon DiMatties of Monroe will be nominated for the Honor Medal with Cross Palms by Ron Pierson, assistant executive of the Southern New Jersey Council of the Boys Scouts of America.</p>
  • Student Web site for rating faculty riles Williams College

    06/04/2002 1:02:03 AM PDT · by gd124 · 20 replies · 491+ views
    The Boston Globe ^ | 6/3/2002 | By Patrick Healy, Globe Staff,
    <p>WILLIAMSTOWN - No one teaching at Williams College is safe from public humiliation these days - not Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Louise Gluck, not veterans of the world-renowned math department, nor the college president himself.</p> <p>In the last month, the close bond between Williams professors and students - a point of pride at this tiny, elite college in the Berkshires - has been ruptured by a new Web site where students are now anonymously critiquing their professors for classmates to see.</p>