Only 5 minutes had passed when I felt the immediate need to get out of the discomfort I was experiencing.
Of all the people in the room that I had met that night, I singled out Tyler to say goodbye to.
Armed with accurate, official grading information, students used it to pick easy classes and avoid difficult ones: once-hidden guts were now readily identified, enrollment in them ballooned, and since the new policy was instituted the overall rate of grade inflation—already a subject of concern at Cornell, as in the academic world in general—has more than doubled.—"Quest for Knowledge and Pursuit of Grades: Grade Information and Inflation at an Ivy League School," Talia Bar and Asaf Zussman, Cornell University Saudi Arabia has long been generous to Muslims in America.
Not only does the House of Saud supply funding to build mosques in the United States, but it provides a wealth of religious literature to stock those mosques' libraries and study halls. Representatives from the human-rights organization Freedom House spent a year sampling Saudi-supplied literature at mosques in major American cities, and encountered a variety of troubling texts.
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Significant aid has also flowed in from Qatar, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates.
As MAD Magazine pointed out on its cover for the March 1961 issue, this was the first "upside-up" year — i.e., one in which the numerals that form the year look the same as when the numerals are rotated upside down, a strobogrammatic number — since 1881.Given that Europe's drop in fertility rates poses a far greater demographic and economic challenge than that in the United States, a pension-privatization plan might meet with a warmer reception on the other side of the Atlantic.—"Social Security, Demographic Trends, and Economic Growth: Theory and Evidence From the International Experience," I. (After all, an A in "Physics for Poets" is presumably less impressive than an A in "Physics for Physicists.") The university's theory—which reveals an astonishing naiveté about human nature—was that this would encourage students to choose more-challenging courses.Instead, according to a paper published early this year by two Cornell economists, the policy provided a case study in how to pump up GPAs.Early was shot in the knee after the Uber car in which he and his girlfriend were riding after leaving the club was surrounded by three vehicles a mile or so away, with four to six men emerging from the cars and demanding Early's money and jewelry. I think I owe the fans an apology for saying some of the stuff I said.They deserve better." -- Suns forward Markieff Morris, to the Arizona Republic, expressing regret for remarks he made over the summer in which he said he would not return to Phoenix this season.
The NBA's Most Chatty -- and (supposedly) Hated -- Team (someone should trademark that) isn't drawing any attention these days, with the world in love with the Golden State Warriors, or quivering in fear at what the San Antonio Spurs will do to them, or watching Kyrie Irving get his sea legs back as the Cleveland Cavaliers pick up their defense.