One of the initial suppliers to this group of engineers was a man by the name of W. J. Bassett Lowke.. As he looks back over his long career, he can recall many high points, including founding The Record to serve as a reliable source of internal communications for the Columbia community, and teaching current University President Lee C. Bollinger (LAW’71). “I wish I could take credit for his visionary leadership of the University, but I played a smaller role in his education than I like to claim.” He also writes about the enduring pleasures of teaching law, which he started at age 23, and he returned to the Columbia Law faculty after stepping down as president..
The Sustainability Plan is scheduled to be released in the spring. An important element of this initiative is the Sustainable Columbia Leaders Network a resource being created to facilitate communication among students, staff, and faculty across all of our schools. The network will include a student, faculty member, and administrator from each Columbia school, to be nominated by the dean..
It’s already clear the conservatives are essentially unable to make a case for their Budget. The Treasurer’s disastrous intervention linking budget cuts to support for our troops in Iraq, and the acting Assistant Treasurer’s ludicrous “girlie man” comments over the weekend, show a party unable to make a serious case on the future of growth and jobs and reduced to the most exaggerated faux macho politics imaginable. So no wonder the attempt to turn the argument to security has been obvious for the past three months..
Definitely, ban aquariums! With computers, underwater cameras and guided tours, we are now capable of coming to them in their world there is no reason to bring them into ours. If people object to this, they will simply not patronize those who do so. These animals are kept as pets with viewers and are very well taken care of.
The iPhone changed the entire mobile phone industry and now smartphones are the norm. For the user of multiple Apple products the iPhone still has to be the favourite option but there is now strong competition out there. The likes of the Samsung Galaxy is growing in popularity and, despite some recent problems, Blackberry phones still enjoy a loyal following due to the security of their system.
The same event may transpire in our homes. Your dog helps himself to a place on the sofa. You either sit down next to him, or try to take his collar to pull him off. The skirmishing is now over and the rules of engagement have been loosened by Rep. Paul Ryan, the new Speaker of the House. The challenge has been issued and the House Republican Caucus identified as the field of battle.