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Japanese Nobel winner hospitalized in US, wife found dead

Chicago - A Japanese Nobel Prize-winner was hospitalized Wednesday and his wife was dead, reportedly after driving off a road in rural Illinois.

Professor Ziva Flamhaft discusses new book 'War Widow' Special

Professor Ziva Flamhaft from Queens College sat down and chatted with Digital Journal about her new political memoir, "War Widow." She also talked about the digital transformation of the book publishing industry.

Review: Dr. Ziva Flamhaft amazing on bold new memoir 'War Widow' Special

Tel Aviv - Professor Ziva Bakman-Flamhaft is back with her new book, "War Widow: How the Six Day War Changed My Life A Memoir," and it is very compelling.

Matthew McConaughey becomes college professor at his alma mater

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey has another reason to be proud. He will be teaching a college course in film at his alma mater.

Chemistry teacher defies Taliban in Pakistan university attack

Charsadda - A chemistry teacher who tried to shield his students by opening fire on Taliban militants during a deadly attack at a Pakistani university was known as "The Protector" even before his death in a hail of bullets Wednesday.

Professor charged after filming up his students' skirts

A University of Florida professor of veterinary science is under arrest after he was accused of secretly filming video down the blouses, as well as up the skirts of his female students.

Op-Ed: University supports professor who killed his family decades ago

Decatur - Revised 8-7-2013 James St. James (formerly James "Jim" Wolcott), 61, is a college professor at Millikin University. Forty-six years ago, at age 15, he killed his father, mother and sister with a .22 caliber rifle after a glue-sniffing binge.

Florida professor on leave after urging students to vote Obama

Melbourne - Sharon Sweet, an assistant professor of mathematics at Florida's Brevard Community College, was placed on paid administrative leave at her own request after an investigation began into her pressuring her students to vote for the Democrats.

Op-Ed: Professor nurses baby in class, but should this be the issue?

Washington - A debate has been sparked after a college professor at a Washington, D.C. university brought her sick baby daughter to class and at one point mid-class, nursed her.

7/7 victim John Tulloch can go, but foreign terrorists can stay

Cardiff - Professor John Tulloch who, according to Prince Charles, who visited him in hospital, exemplified the ‘resilience of the British people’ after the London bombings, faces deportation; in contrast to at least eleven foreign terrorists.

Obama's Harvard professor says president must not be reelected

A former professor of President Obama, Roberto Unger, has spoken against him and asked voters not to reelect him. Roberto Unger, in a video posted to YouTube, gave reasons why he believes that his one-time student does not deserve a second term.

New York professor gets camera implanted in head

A university arts professor in New York won’t be caught without a camera when he wants to take a photo, he will just have to make sure he is turned away from his subject so that he can use the camera implanted in the back of his head.

Professor finds his office completely covered in tinfoil

Scott Bur, a science professor at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota returned to his office after his week long vacation to a big surprise.

Another professor approved as Nigeria's electoral boss Special

Nigeria's council of state Tuesday approved the nomination of Professor Attahiru Jega as the new head of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

Computer Scientist Randy Pausch Dead At 47

Last year Randy Pausch's last lecture made the rounds online. The Carnegie Mellon University computer scientist spent the time lecturing about facing cancer and living. He passed away today in Virginia.

Op-Ed: Professor's Comments Beyond the Pale

This morning I sat in a class with over 100 other students and listened to a Distinguished Professor proceed to make a remark so offensive that I was compelled to get up and walk out of the lecture. At least five other students walked out as well.

MSU Professor on Paid Leave after Questions Concerning Sex Offender Status?

Is this the kind of person that should be influencing young minds?

Former Penn Professor Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charges

A former University of Pennsylvania professor has pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges. Lawrence Ward, 64, was arrested last August, after flying from Brazil to Washington D.C.

Professor begins hunger strike after being denied tenure

A black MIT professor began a hunger strike Monday to protest the university's decision to deny him tenure, which he claims was based on race.

Dalai Lama named professor at US university

The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama was named a distinguished professor at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Laptop thief gets owned by Professor he stole from

The thief seems to have no way out but to return the Laptop within a deadline otherwise he will be in serious trouble.

Atlanta cops take down a jaywalking professor

Atlanta cops wrestle man to ground and arrest him

Ivy League Professor Charged with Beating Wife to Death

A University of Pennsylvania professor has been charged with beating his wife to death after she told friends that she wanted a divorce.

Florida professor admits he was Cuban spy

"A Florida professor, Carlos Alvarez admitted Tuesday he had been a Cuban spy for nearly 30 years, and his wife, Elsa -- also a professor -- admitted she knew of his conduct."

University embarrassed by professor's Tehran visit

Shocked St. Francis Xavier officials distances itself from meeting of Holocaust deniers

Roanoke College professor decides, at 100, he will retire

WOW!, he's been teaching that long?. I'll be lucky if I even live that long...

Professor Lecutres While Stoned

"Recently a University of Florida professor showed up to his class stoned off his brains. The original lecture was over an hour but here's the best 4 minute segment. I have since learned that he has been placed on leave for this stellar performance."

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