University of California Must Stop Using SAT, ACT in Admissions, Judge Rules

A judge ruled that the University of California system must stop using SAT and ACT scores in admission and scholarship decisions due to the pandemic — Read on m.theepochtimes.com/mkt_app/court-says-university-of-california-must-stop-using-sat-act-scores-in-admissions_3485159.html

Tulane pledges to suspend or expel students who host parties with 15-plus amid COVID | The College Fix

Urges students to report rule breakers to campus authorities.— Read on http://www.thecollegefix.com/tulane-pledges-to-suspend-or-expel-students-who-host-parties-with-15-plus-amid-covid/

Remembering the enslaved teenager who joined Jefferson in Philadelphia | WITF

Remembering the enslaved teenager who joined Jefferson in Philadelphia | WITF — Read on http://www.witf.org/2020/07/01/remembering-the-enslaved-teenager-who-joined-jefferson-in-philadelphia/

Autistic in a pandemic: Stories from around the world | Spectrum | Autism Research News

Nearly two dozen autistic people or their caregivers in 19 countries told Spectrum how the initial weeks of the pandemic have challenged and changed them. — Read on http://www.spectrumnews.org/opinion/cross-talk/around-the-world/

Quarantine may hit autistic women and children hardest | Spectrum | Autism Research News

The coronavirus lockdown has radically disrupted autistic people’s schedules and access to services, according to a new survey. — Read on http://www.spectrumnews.org/news/quarantine-may-hit-autistic-women-and-children-hardest/

Quarantine Ramble

Dear friends, I just wanted to do an update and I don’t know when this will be published but I am starting the writing process on Saturday, April 11. I have been going through different emotions during the quarantine and I am very thankful that now my anxiety and asthma is under control I feelContinue reading “Quarantine Ramble”

Wednesday Rambling

Good morning and welcome to the one-year anniversary of the untimely passing of our dear friend Luke Perry. I have decided to spend some time by myself windowshopping doing a little retail therapy because of circumstances. Just purchased some Juniper and white sage leaves because it’s that kind of day. I am going to shareContinue reading “Wednesday Rambling”

Shipwreck Found Under World Trade Center Traced Back To Colonial Era Philadelphia | HuffPost

Shipwreck Found Under World Trade Center Traced Back To Colonial Era Philadelphia | HuffPost — Read on m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5634280