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2011-01-13 17:51:44

The reward systems at universities heavily favor science, math and engineering research at the expense of teaching, which can and must change.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.