Corrections:This story incorrectly referred to the professor Jian-Ping Wang as being a professor in the department of physics. He is a graduate faculty member in the department, and a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering.
Corrections:This article incorrectly quotes former Duke Professor Stuart Rojactszer. Rojactszer said Because of the culture in the high schools, it is “psychologically impossible” to give someone doing the work a C.
Corrections:The original letter was mistakenly signed on behalf of "Faculty for Reclaiming Public Education." The group name has been corrected in the online version to read "Faculty for the Renewal of Public Education."
Corrections:At 12:35 p.m. on Jan. 19, a document titled "2010 Capital Request" was posted on the University of Minnesota's legislative network Twitter feed. This document contains a detailed HEAPR project list as it appears to have been compiled for the legislature in mid January. A link to this document is provided at the end of the editorial's body.
Corrections:An article, “CEHD proposal under scrutiny,” in Thursday’s Daily incorrectly stated the name of the group who wrote a letter of concern to President Bob Bruininks. The group is called the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education.