September 12, 2006
- The Daily Kansan on new Ford Motor Co. CEO Alan Mulally's college days: "We knew when he graduated he would be very successful," said one University of Kansas professor. "I expected him to be the president of Boeing," said another. Hindsight is always 20/20!
- The University of Minnesota introduced a new "sustainability" minor last week, the Minnesota Daily reports. Given that the degree requires students to measure their own waste, interest in the program could prove difficult to ... sustain.
- At Emory, the Wheel reports, a student government-funded bus now shuttles students between their dorms and the bars. Innovative way to combat underage drinking, or innovative way to get student government reps out of designated-driver duty? The jury, says the Wheel, is still out.