M.I.T. Considers Increase in Student Body by 300–and Swears It's Not About Revenue

During rough economic times, it’s hard to get at the reasons college make policy changes. According to Jacques Steinberg in today’s New York Times, M.I.T. is considering an increase in the size of its student body. On its face, this is simply a move to return the campus to the size it was back in […]

Dormitory Burns in Abilene (A Simulation)

Abilene Christian University decided to educate students about the dangers of fire in a dormitory.  So they constructed a model dorm room in the center of campus, tossed a match in the trash can, and within 2 minutes, the entire room was ablaze. Take a look at the news story describing this simulated conflagration at […]