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Copyright As Censorship: University Threatens Own Faculty With Copyright Infringement For Campus Survey

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This story is incredible. Saint Louis University is threatening a faculty member with copyright infringement claims for his decision to take a survey of his colleagues. It appears that the faculty and the administration have been battling with each other recently, leading to a "no confidence" vote by students and...
Copyright As Censorship: University Threatens Own Faculty With Copyright Infringement For Campus Survey
Laurene Powell Jobs to be appointed on Stanford University's Board Of Trustees
Wikimedia may be launching its own online travel guide

Wikimedia removes beta tag from free online travel guide Wikivoyage, its 12th official project

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Coinciding with the 12th anniversary of the founding of Wikipedia, the Wikimedia Foundation is today debuting its 12th official project: Wikivoyage, a free (and ad-free) online travel guide that anyone can edit. Skift has published an interview with Peter Fitzgerald, Wikivoyage administrator, and you should also read Tnooz’s coverage of...
Wikimedia removes beta tag from free online travel guide Wikivoyage, its 12th official project

RT @lorcanD "RT @OCLC: James G. Neal elected to OCLC Board of Trustees http://j.mp/8XYGu8" - Always proud the man shares my name!!! :-)

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RT @lorcanD "RT @OCLC: James G. Neal elected to OCLC Board of Trustees http://j.mp/8XYGu8" - Always proud the man shares my name!!! :-)

Steve Forbes' Conduct Questioned As Sex Scandal Engulfs School

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The Brooks School, a prep school in North Andover, Massachusetts, sent a letter to the school community yesterday saying that a former headmaster of the school had engaged in an "objectionable, manipulative" and abusive relationship with a student in the late 1990s. The purpose of the letter was to inform...
Steve Forbes' Conduct Questioned As Sex Scandal Engulfs School

Brandon Rector, secretary of Chapel Hill Public Library Board of Trustees - "Library more than books" - http://j.mp/ab4EkI

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Brandon Rector, secretary of Chapel Hill Public Library Board of Trustees - "Library more than books" - http://j.mp/ab4EkI

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

Google donates just 90 seconds' profit to charity policing child abuse

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Internet giant pledged only £20,000 to Internet Watch Foundation last year, despite multibillion-dollar turnoverGoogle donated little more than £20,000 last year to the charity responsible for policing child abuse images online - the equivalent of 90 seconds' profit for the internet firm.The search giant was one of a number of...
Google donates just 90 seconds' profit to charity policing child abuse

Yahoo Sales People Are Adrift, And Q3 And Q4 Might Be Really Ugly Because Of It (YHOO)

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Two and a half months into her tenure at Yahoo, Marissa Mayer has done a lot to fix the company's culture. There's free food, new iPhones and Android phones for all, and now we're hearing employees will get new laptops. One area where Mayer needs to improve is her communication...
Yahoo Sales People Are Adrift, And Q3 And Q4 Might Be Really Ugly Because Of It (YHOO)
Cooper Union, one of the last free colleges in America, will begin charging undergrads

Laurene Powell Jobs Joining Stanford Board of Trustees

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Stanford University is adding Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Steve Jobs, to its 33-member Board of Trustees for a five-year term. Powell Jobs, who earned an MBA from Stanford's Graduate School of Business in 1991, is the founder and chair of Emerson Collective, an organization that supports social entrepreneurs and...
Laurene Powell Jobs Joining Stanford Board of Trustees
Following false claims about Apple supply chain conditions, Mike Daisey loses honorary degree, withdraws from college commencement speech

Wikimedia to start Wikipedia of travel guides?

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Wikipedia may create its own travel guide that would compete with books such as Lonely Planet. According to Skift, the Wikimedia Foundation board of trustees discussed the possibility of a publicly-edited free travel guide service, and will decide the proposal's fate in six weeks time after a public consultation, although...
Wikimedia to start Wikipedia of travel guides?
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