Thursday, May 09, 2013
Inspire Speakers Series
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. The special guest for the May 9 talk, entitled Defying Boundaries: Integrating Sustainability Practices, is David Orr (author, healthy building pioneer, environmental education expert and distinguished professor at Oberlin College). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
Sen. Bernie Sanders believes FBI Director James Comey should resign over how he conducted the investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. Sanders argues Comey was wrong to publicize new evidence a week before the general election only to announce days later that it hadn't changed the department's previous July decision not to recommend charges against Clinton for mishandling classified information, which back then caused some Republicans to call for his resignation.
Is the D.O.E. discriminating by requiring only for-profit colleges meet student debt-to earnings benchmarks for financial aid eligibility?