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Senate Immigration Bill - The Good, Bad and Ugly

Prerna Lal | Posted 06.17.2013 | Latino Voices
Prerna Lal

There is something for everyone, which means that it has a good chance of becoming law, with several amendments. Most of the provisions, however, do not mean much without effective regulations after enactment. Overall, the good outweighs the bad.

10 Questions for Women Who Make Cars in Detroit

Tara Sophia Mohr | Posted 02.06.2013 | Women
Tara Sophia Mohr

A few weeks ago, I sat down with General Motors' Vehicle Line Manager Tracy Mack-Askew and Aerodynamic Development Lead Engineer Suzy Cody to talk with both women about what it's like to be a woman building cars in Detroit.

Intensive Geometry

Carla Leitao | Posted 06.18.2012 | Arts
Carla Leitao

Few would disagree the bare bone common language of design disciplines is Geometry -- a system to help measure, before being tainted by dimension, dis...

PHOTOS: Mesmerizing Biological Delights

Carla Leitao | Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts
Carla Leitao

The expanding definition of "life" or "alive" is not only a consequence of joyful abuse of language and metaphors, but also the outcome of an increasingly able gaze upon the things that make -- and with which we make -- the world we supposedly know.

Shirley Ann Jackson, RPI President, Tops Ranks Of Millionaire College Presidents

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The fast-growing group of millionaire private college and university presidents hit a new record in recent years, and it's likely more college leaders...

Beer Pong Swine Flu Victim: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Warns Against Beirut To Prevent H1N1 Spread

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Swine flu has claimed its latest victim: beer pong. Officials at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are warning students that the drinking game (and ...