Cambridge University is seeking a professor of Lego. For those with a keen interest in putting plastic bricks together, the post (and salary) might seem appealing. Unfortunately some academic credentials are needed as well.
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The makers of the hit television comedy “The Big Bang Theory” have launched a scheme designed to help students to begin science or technology careers. The scheme is called “The Big Bang Theory Scholarship Endowment.”
There was laughter during the awards night at the Martin Luther King High School in Riverside, California last month when a white student, Jeffrey Warren, 17, was called up on stage and handed an African-American scholarship.
Late singer, Amy Winehouse's family has announced plans to cover tuition for the recipient of a scholarship at the Sylvia Young Theater School in London. This is where Amy studied voice as a young girl.
Canadian comic Russell Peters presented Randy Adams, a graduating student from Peters' alma mater North Peel Secondary School, with the first Russell Peters North Peel Scholarship at the school's commencement last night.
The College Republicans of BU are distributing an application for "Caucasian Achievement and Recognition Scholarship" that requires applicants be at least 25 percent Caucasian. The group aims to bring attention to what they claim to be the "worst form of