Editor, the Gauntlet, Kudos to Mr. Sieppert for engaging in the climate change discussion and providing his views on university education [Bruce Sieppert, “Fact or Fiction?” Apr. 6, 2007]. We believe that both are of critical importance. As H.G. Wells said, “human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.” Mr. Sieppert’s… Continue reading Letter: Climatolicious!
Editor, the Gauntlet, [Re: “Fact or Fiction?“, Bruce Sieppert, Apr. 6, 2007] Earlier this semester I was invited by one of my colleagues to give a lecture on the topic of climate change in Geophysics 375. Prior to this lecture there had been an opportunity for students in the class to view the movie An… Continue reading Letter: More climate fun!
Beginning Jul. 1, students will face increased costs for parking on campus. The increases will result in roughly three to five dollars extra per month for permit parking, depending on the lot and the type of permit requested. Outdoor parking will increase by $36 per annum, while semester parking permits will rise less substantially. Many… Continue reading Campus parking rates increase
Editor, the Gauntlet, It’s my belief that the primary purpose of a good education is to assist in creating a well-rounded person; someone who is a critical thinker. That is why I was skeptical when my geophysics 375 classmates and I were told that, based on the “true” scale for charting carbon dioxide in the… Continue reading Letter: Fact or fiction?