Amateur Hour As it relates to goings on in higher education, Ben Carson's take on amateurs vs. professionals is my favorite snapshot from the campaign so far. Before I... Read more

A 7-Minute Joy A few weeks ago I learned that my 96-year-old grandfather is charging his octogenarian roommate $5 per week to read his used newspaper. This was upsetting.... Read more

Salad Days Most people understand "salad days" as the greatest days of one's youth. The phrase was coined by Shakespeare and first appeared in the tragedy Antony and... Read more



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Can Puerto Rico ignite the knowledge economy? In the past 50 years, there has been only incremental progress in advancing Research & Development (R&D) in Puerto Rico. There has been wide... Read more

Ponce Health Sciences University Attracts Top-Tier... The Ponce Health Sciences University (PHSU), a fully accredited U.S. medical school, has announced the hiring of two leading researchers to... Read more

Interview: David Lenihan - CEO of PHSU and Kenira... David Lenihan, CEO of Ponce Health Sciences University (PHSU), and Kenira Thompson, president of the Ponce Research Institute, highlight the... Read more