Education News Archive - May 28, 2010
Today's college students are not as empathetic as college students of the 1980s and '90s, a University of Michigan study shows.
Word of the Day
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.