University of Texas.The Trustees created the new professorship in honor of Seth Low, a leader of New York City and Columbia’s president from 1890 1901, the decade that saw the University relocate from midtown Manhattan and embark on building its iconic Morningside campus. Bollinger’s appointment as Seth Low Professor of the University is independent of his term as Columbia’s president and will continue for as long as he remains on the Columbia faculty.”There has been no higher professional honor and pleasure than serving as President of Columbia, especially during this era of extraordinary expansion, physically and intellectually, and I feel the same way about teaching our wonderful students.” said Bollinger. “I very much appreciate this added honor.”Background note: For many years there has been a “Seth Low Professor of History,” currently held by Volker Berghahn.
The Selkirk College Saints hockey program found its way to the floor of the British Columbia legislature earlier this week.Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy took time on Tuesday morning to let her political colleagues know about the hockey team’s accomplishment of capturing its third straight British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) championship earlier this month. Legislature on Tuesday morning by Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy and then on Tuesday evening came before the Selkirk College Board of Governors who officially congratulated the team.This is what the Castlegar based MLA said:”This title extends an unprecedented series of wins atop the BCIHL, as the Saints are the first team ever in this league to record a championship three years in a row. Not only did they beat Simon Fraser to win the championships; they beat the University of Victoria in the semifinals.
If it is, then you probably won’t need something capable of crossing the Serengeti and you won’t get it. Forget hardcore SUV Nissan models like the Pathfinder and the Patrol: this car sits firmly in the softer crossover segment, slotting in just above the little Juke and the medium sized Qashqai in the Japanese brand’s growing range. It sold in its original MK3 form until the Summer of 2017, when it was replaced by a lightly facelifted model.
Donahue who is retiring March 31.”Michael is a proven manager who understands every aspect of the local television station business,” said James M. Hart, senior vice president for the Scripps television station group. “He has demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout his career that makes him a valued member of our station group’s management team.”Kronley, 53, who has been with the Scripps station group since 1996, currently is vice president and station manager at WXYZ TV, the company’s ABC affiliate in Detroit.