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  •  Greg Jarvis was supposed to speak at my college (3+ / 0-)


    He had spoken the year before and before and brought the University at Buffalo flag aboard Challenger

     After his death, students nailed a sign reading Jarvis Hall to the building formerly known as "Engineering East". The name was made official in a 1987 dedication ceremony.

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    They day after the accident renowned Professor Irving Shames bagged his planned lesson and lectured students for an hour and a half about ethics in Engineering. He correctly predicted that someone somewhere along the line didn't listen to the Engineers.

    The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy;the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness

    by CTMET on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 05:39:12 PM PST

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