William Wolf, Former Drama Desk President, Dies of Coronavirus Complications at 94

Wolf taught at NYU since the early 1970s, and his interviews with show business luminaries, from Charlie Chaplin to Ingmar Bergman, are housed in the William Wolf Film and Theater Interview Collection at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.

London NHS trust becomes the first to record 100 coronavirus deaths as data shows 130 hospital bodies have now confirmed fatalities and EVERY area of England is now affected

HOW MANY CASES ARE IN EACH AUTHORITY? Authority Total cases Authority Total cases Birmingham 734 Oldham 114 Hampshire 652 Sunderland 109 Surrey 571 Kingston upon Thames 108 Sheffield 541 Stockport 107 Brent 506 Rotherham 107 Hertfordshire 480 Trafford 104 Southwark 474 Shropshire 102 Barnet 468 Leicester 101 Lambeth 462 Kirklees 101 Kent 455 Southampton 100 Cumbria […]

Andover Coronavirus Update: 11 Confirmed Cases

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Pakistani school attackers ‘were told to kill soldiers’ after massacre of pupils

A protest is planned for Thursday evening outside the Red Mosque in the heart of Islamabad, a bastion of militant sympathy that was the scene of deadly siege in 2007 between security forces and followers of radical clerics who had attempted to impose Taliban-style morality policing on the capital.

UC Davis: Checking In With Chancellor May: We Are Resilient

Last week, we advised you — faculty and staff — to assume you would be working from home through April 7, except for those who need to be on campus to maintain critical facilities. Subsequently, Gov. Newsom issued his stay-at-home order, without an end date. We will follow that order, knowing that when we limit […]

UC Davis: Checking In With Chancellor May

Amendment to policy (effective immediately) — The Academic Senate is exempting spring quarter 2020 units from this one-third calculation; spring units will not be calculated in the numerator (P/NP units taken) or the denominator (total units taken) of the one-third maximum. The College of Letters and Science and the College of Engineering, which have stricter […]

In Merced, some are bewildered by Newsom’s high-speed-rail decision

Her friends and fellow students on campus echoed her sentiment. They said 220-mph rail service to one of four stops — Madera, Fresno, Hanford (Kings County) or Bakersfield — didn’t make sense. They’d just as soon drive between the cities on Highway 99 or take existing Amtrak trains.

UC Davis Faculty Move Courses Online Across Campus

Making plans Even before the chancellor’s message about spring quarter, Assistant Professor Katerina Ziotopoulou, in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, polled her incoming students. Spring quarter she is teaching ECI 171 “Soil Mechanics” and ECI 115 “Computer Methods for Civil Engineers,” and she wanted to get a sense of the basics: Does everyone […]

Federal broadband stimulus should be guided by state experience

The $2 trillion stimulus package signed into law by President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden campaign: Trump and former vice president will have phone call about coronavirus Esper: Military personnel could help treat coronavirus patients ‘if push comes to shove’ Schumer calls for military official to act as medical equipment czar MORE on March 27 included […]

Shortlist for V&A Museum in Dundee unveiled

Lesley Knox, who headed the jury deciding on the shortlist, said: “The high quality and wide variety of the shortlist will enable the partners to create a building which will not only be part of the transformation of Dundee’s waterfront but also be a landmark for visitors from Scotland and all over the world.”