Month: September 2020

Vision 2020: Electoral College vs popular vote in America

One of the quirks of the U.S. election process is that one candidate can win the popular vote but another can win the electoral vote and thus the presidency

WASHINGTON — Election Question: Why is it that one candidate can win the popular vote but another wins the electoral vote and thus the presidency?

Answer: That’s how the framers of the Constitution set it up.

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The Best Search Engines of 2020

Most people prefer to rely on just one or two search engines that deliver three key features:

  • Relevant results (results you are interested in)
  • Uncluttered, easy-to-read interface
  • Helpful options to broaden or tighten a search

The possibilities we highlight should help you find the best search engine for your needs.

Lifewire / Theresa Chiechi

These are mainly web page search engines, but others exist, too, for specific searches. There are search engines just for people, images, and, of course, jobs.

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Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Ranked No. 1 Engineering College for 22nd Straight Year

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Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology’s Mussallem Union

“The U.S. News ranking continues to highlight the strong return on investment from a Rose-Hulman education, and further attests our mission of continuous improvement to be the best in STEM education.”- Robert A. Coons, President, Rose-Hulman

For the 22nd consecutive year, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has been ranked by its peers as best among U.S. engineering colleges that are focused on bachelor’s- and master’s-level education.

The latest No. 1 ranking is featured in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best Colleges Guide, released September

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Things To Consider Before Buying A Product Key For Windows 10 Pro:

Introduction:

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro is offering you a flurry of upsides on the already exceptional Microsoft Windows 10 Home version, which makes it the ideal choice for individuals with their own business or those who want to considerably scale up their operations. The Remote Desktop feature, the BitLocker, the Windows Information Protection, and a suite of exquisitely designed tools make the Windows 10 Pro version the most impeccable operating system for your business use.

But obtaining this intuitive control over your IT infrastructure requires you to buy product key for Windows 10 Pro. Your past Windows installation and … Read more

Opinion: The college reopening mess didn’t have to happen

Most American colleges and universities spent much of the spring and summer trying to determine a strategy for returning to school in the fall. Some, like the California State University system (CSU), made the decision to move to online fall classes last spring. As the school year approached, several of the wealthier private schools, like the one where I teach scaled back their plans for in-person teaching and on-campus housing, but many schools were stuck in a double bind of financial and political concerns.
The politics around the pandemic, at least for some schools, made the challenge even more difficult.
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