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Preserving Norway's Fishing Heritage

Larissa and Michael Milne | Posted 08.17.2016 | Taste
Larissa and Michael Milne

Bacalao, a meal made out of salted dried cod, is a popular Mediterranean dish. We've found it on menus in Italy, Spain and Portugal and its influence has also spread across the Atlantic. It's hard to go into an authentic Italian food market without seeing at least one wooden crate stacked with the stiff dried fish.

Your Favorite Fish Could Be In Danger Of Being Overeaten

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 08.15.2016 | Taste

You may want to step away from the tuna because according to Dock to Dish’s Sarah Rathbone, we’re consuming too much of it to the point of no retu...

Your Favorite Fish Might Be In Danger Of Being Overeaten

The Huffington Post | Susannah Gruder | Posted 08.12.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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McDonald's Vows To Protect Fish In The Arctic

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.26.2016 | Green

More than a dozen seafood industry giants, including McDonald's and British grocery retailer Tesco, have joined forces to protect a large swath of the...

A Coffin for Cod? The Downward Spiral of the Fish That Built New England

Lee Crockett | Posted 11.18.2016 | Green
Lee Crockett

When Mike Anderson arrived in Cape Cod in the 1960s as a young man with dreams of adventures at sea, many people shared the same warning: "You won't get rich in the fishing business; it's just a way of life."

Cooking Off the Cuff: Tonight's Dinner, Tomorrow's Sauce

Edward Schneider | Posted 09.09.2016 | Taste
Edward Schneider

For Jackie and me, it is difficult not to buy bluefish at this time of year: when it is as fresh as we find it in the farmers' market, it can hardly be beat for full (not "fishy") flavor and substantial texture.

Higher Ed Must Shift Gears to Meet Student Needs

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 05.25.2015 | Education
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

A recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education supports our knowledge that successful navigation of the changing climate is complex, and we and other institutions must continue on a proactive path in order to succeed.

Ancient Cod Bones Carry Modern Warning About Mercury, Climate Change

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.02.2015 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Ancient cod bones unearthed at an Alaska archaeological site carry a very modern warning for a world with a rapidly changing climate -- as sea levels rise, so do levels of mercury in the food chain.

Education Funding Taking Hits Nationwide

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 04.27.2015 | Education
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Institutions of higher learning are caught between a rock and hard place. On one hand, keeping tuition affordable presents greater opportunities and attracts more students, but it limits colleges and universities financially as the downward trend in state funding continues.

Alaska Fish Processors Chase Japanese Market for an Unusual Product: Cod Semen

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 04.05.2015 | Weird News
Alaska Dispatch News

Virtually unknown in the U.S. outside certain bold Epicurean circles, the male counterpart to caviar is a delicacy in Japan, where it is tempura-fried, dipped in ponzu sauce or served in hot pot soup dishes typically enjoyed in winter months, according to Akiko Yakata, the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute's representative in Japan.

Illinois Educational Funding -- Expect Deep Cuts

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 03.31.2015 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Within 24 hours of Governor Bruce Rauner taking office, numerous media outlets reported on his immediate steps to rectify Illinois' dire financial situation.

Fiscal Fitness: Higher Education Must Be Run Like a Business

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 02.17.2015 | Business
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Without exception, each and every college and university must keep their fiscal house in order at all times by maintaining a balanced budget with "rainy day" funds that promote freedom, action and innovation.

Community Colleges Continue to Step Up Their Game

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 01.05.2015 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

The following post is a modified version of an article written by College of DuPage President Dr. Robert L. Breuder and printed in an internal newslet...

Free Tuition Follow Up

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 12.07.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Over the last few months, I've written two articles about colleges offering free tuition for students, a topic that continues to be discussed nationally.

Free College Tuition - The Right Way to Pay?

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 10.25.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

The conversation about free college tuition is growing louder and larger as educators and lawmakers try to find a way to produce an educated workforce without sending students into mountains of debt.

The Real College Financial Crisis

Adam Andrzejewski | Posted 09.29.2014 | College
Adam Andrzejewski

If you want to understand the real college crisis in rising college costs, you don't need to look to the Ivy League or even your state's flagship university. Simply take a look at your local community college.

Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 09.09.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

At the end of June, Senate Democrats and House Republicans separately presented plans on reauthorizing the Higher Education Act.

Government Issues Updated Guidelines for Fish Consumption

Carl Safina | Posted 08.18.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

A few days ago, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released updated draft advice on fish consumption for childbearing aged women and young children.

Free Tuition a Debt Solution for Higher Education? Let's Take Action From the Inside Out

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 08.04.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Free tuition seems to be quite a hot topic in higher education as of late, and with good reason. With increasing tuition costs and fewer options for b...

Enough of the Economic 'Blame Game': Colleges Must Take Responsibility for Enrollment

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 07.02.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

It is my belief that community colleges are the answer to the labor crisis in this country. Colleges that don't make tough decisions are in fact contributing to this country's economic crisis as their students enthusiastically walk across the stage in their cap and gown only to eventually become a jobless statistic.

Community Colleges: Four-Year Degrees in Illinois and Beyond

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 06.02.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

Timing is everything and it is now time to bring to the forefront again the issue of community colleges offering baccalaureate degrees. Twenty-two sta...

States Investigate Extreme Measures to Increase College Accessibility

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 05.14.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

While we may not be able to fix problems at the state level, we can help future generations make wise decisions, enabling them to achieve their educational goals while taking on minimal debt.

Generating First-Generation Students

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 03.19.2014 | Education
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

ACT has released its recent "Condition of College and Career Readiness" report, and while the news isn't unexpected, it's far from ideal. Nationally, ...

Overrating Graduating?

Dr. Robert L. Breuder | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Dr. Robert L. Breuder

We certainly want our students who are pursuing a credential to earn it. But we also want to help those students who come here for other reasons, and community colleges are doing an excellent job of serving these students as well.

Offshore Oil Exploration Linked to 50 Percent Reduction in Cod Catch

Candace Calloway Whiting | Posted 09.24.2013 | Hawaii
Candace Calloway Whiting

In Newfoundland the fishery has collapsed, and the fishing villages and pristine environment are being replaced with oil refineries. Sure, the oil extraction and processing provides jobs -- but at what cost? People are losing a way of life that they cherish.