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Philip Levine is one of my favorite poets. I’ve seen him recite, and he gets my seal of approval. He doesn’t intone mightily, which I can’t abide. He has a style that’s simple, at least on the surface. Philip LevineThe 2nd in our new series of contemporary poet profiles, brief reference pages where you can Continue reading Worth looking into

Punishment for being smart, continued

Prof Ordered to Remove Diploma Mill SiteUnder pressure from administrators at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a tenured physics professor has shut down a Web site he created to make information available about the unaccredited distance-learning institutions often referred to as “diploma mills.” The physics professor, George Gollin, says administrators ordered him to remove Continue reading Punishment for being smart, continued