Monthly Archives: March 2014

Mobile bike repair shop is on a roll in Vancouver

Mobile bike repair shop is on a roll in Vancouver: (Via Vancouver Sun, March 26, 2014 by Yvonne Zacharias) On a quiet residential street in an upscale west-side Vancouver neighbourhood, a van painted in blaring red and white colours sits … Continue reading

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BBC News – Inside secret vault holding long-lost art treasures

 Nazi Cache – Inside secret vault holding long-lost art treasures:  (via BBC News, 26 March 2014) Cornelius Gurlitt is a reclusive man, but he was recently found to be holding one of the world’s biggest private art collections – close … Continue reading

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College Athletes Aim to Put Price on ‘Priceless’ – NYTimes.com

College Athletes Aim to Put Price on ‘Priceless’  College Quaterback, Johnny Manziel Auditions for N.F.L.  A Victory for Athletes as University Employees (Via NYTimes.com, By NELSON D. SCHWARTZ and STEVE EDERMARCH 27, 2014) If quarterback Johnny Manziel were an employee … Continue reading

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In a Buyer’s Market, Colleges Become Fluent in the Language of Business – NYTimes.com

In a Buyer’s Market, Colleges Become Fluent in the Language of Business – NYTimes.com:College Players Granted Right to Form Union” (Via. NY Times.com, March 27/14, by Richard Pérez-Peña) The ruling this week thatNorthwestern University must treat scholarship football players as employees … Continue reading

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