Roy Garber

Will Free Online Courses Ever Replace a College Education?

The Atlantic | Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:09:21 -0700

Professor Gregory Nagy is rhapsodizing about the death of Roy, the cyborg from Blade Runner, and pointing out how certain tropes from his final soliloquy echo important themes from ancient Greek myth. The class is called “The Ancient Greek Hero,” and ...

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Can Doctors Teach the Body to Cure Cancer?

The Atlantic | Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:47:27 -0700

The beautiful thing about the immune system, according to Dr. Roy S. Herbst, professor of medicine at Yale Cancer Center and chief of medical oncology at Smilow Cancer Hospital Center at Yale-New Haven, is its durability. Unlike chemotherapy, the ...

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Mailbag: Wandering stars

Akron Beacon Journal | Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:52:30 -0700

A few weeks ago, the truckers talked about Roy having passed away. He was the one with long, gray hair who traveled with his cat. Can you tell me what happened to him? A: Roy Garber died of a heart attack in January. He was 49. Q: I bet I already know ...

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Sunnyvale National winds up second in D-44 junior all-star tourney

Milpitas Post | Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:07:30 -0700

Despite home runs by Alonzo Vergara and Robert O'Connor and pitcher Casey Latini's three scoreless innings to start the game, Sunnyvale National ended just shy of winning the District 44 junior all-star tournament. A day after beating Los Altos 2-1 and ...

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