Daily Archives: May 19, 2009

New rankings that academics love to hate

U.S. News & World Report released its annual ranking of U.S. graduate schools in its May issue. The annual rankings are the bane of college deans and presidents. They almost universally revile them, but they can’t resist them either. And, like … Continue reading

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Oblate priest in Sri Lanka not heard from since May 14

The U.S. director of the Missonary Oblates’ justice, peace and integrity of creation program is concerned about the safety of one of the order’s priests in the war zone of northern Sri Lanka. Washington-based Father Seamus Finn told Catholic News Service … Continue reading

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