Former New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s staggering $1.8 billion gift to his alma mater, the Johns Hopkins University, tops the Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of the largest academic donations since 1967.
Mike Millemann has spent nearly 50 years representing the disempowered, the despised and the dispossessed, from convicted murderers and abandoned mental patients to taxpayers stuck with the tab left by a crooked pol
Bel Air Mayor Robert Reier said he wasn't trying to put any pressure on the town's latest Student Achievement Award honoree, but he noted that he and the other members of the Board of Town Commissioners find particular satisfaction in bestowing the award "in anticipation of future accomplishments."
Some defense-minded law professors and others have criticized revised college sexual harassment policies that shift the definition of sexual assault from a lack of voluntariness in sexual relations to a lack of affirmative consent. But affirmative consent is the right standard.