Education News Archive - April 28, 2007
Interfacing Culture Specific Pedagogy With Counseling: A Proposed Diversity Training Model for Preparing Preservice Teachers for Diverse Learners
By Marbley, Aretha Faye; Bonner, Fred Arthur II; M
Eighteen students from Lancaster County were honored at Franklin & Marshall College's annual Awards Day ceremony Sunday in the Barshinger Center for Musical Arts in Hensel Hall.
Word of the Day
- A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'