Archive for College Degrees
Women and engineering—a topic written about with great frequency and the dialogue continues because women are still turning away from opportunities that may await them in engineering programs and industries. Why is this an issue today with more young women “taking AP calculus and physics in high school?” according to the Washington Post. One possibility might be that women don’t recognize how engineering careers could positively impact society.
Many of you have probably heard the news about Tupac and his appearance with Snoop Dogg. The two recently rapped together during the Coachella music festival and stunned audiences who were overwhelmed to see an onstage image that looked like Tupac himself! Afterall, Tupac has been deceased for over fifteen years.
“Like, really? I don’t think, like, colonization is responsible, like, for everything that is, like, bad in the world? Like, right?” While many professors might be smashing their heads onto their desks by now, they should know that some of the people who use these “vocal trends” might do so to serve a specific purpose. They could use “these embellishments” to achieve some ‘kind of interactional and stylistic end,’ according to Penny Eckert, a linguistics professor at Stanford who spoke with the New York Times.