Tag Archives: education

Science Does Have Limits

(Sorry I haven’t posted for a while. I’ve been sick in bed.)In the process of learning science throughout my life and teaching physics formally for a short time, I have come to appreciate scientistsí ability to help society explore the natural world….

Fight the REAL ID Act in PA

A new Meetup group dedicated to carrying out Ron Paul’s principles apart from the presidential election (and there’s plenty do on other levels and branches of gov’t!) has organized a rally against the REAL ID Act in Pittsburgh:

Suffer the Children

This is a follow-up to an article I’m fairly certain I blogged (but can’t seem to find). I usually attend masses performed by fathers of the Oratorian Community (of Saint Philip Neri). This particular oratory caters mostly to college students. When I go to a parish for mass, I’m appalled by the the misbehavior of […]

Beautiful Choice Needs a Web Developer

Beautiful Choice, the student pro-life group at the University of Pittsburgh, needs a web page. The problem is, nobody in the organization knows how to make one. If you’d like to donate your time and talents to help them, please email them. Update: BC still lacks a web presense, so I’ve moved this 01/24/05 post […]

One of America’s Great Student Newspapers

The Pitt News bills itself as “one of Amercia’s great student newspapers”. If only it were. Then again, maybe it is. *shudder* In the 11 years I’ve been in Pittsburgh, I’ve watched the quality of writing and journalistic integrity of the Pitt News wax and wane with the arrival and graduation of classes. When it’s […]