1. "BA in surfing" <http://smh.com.au/articles/2004/07/28/1090694034017.html> "A college in Wales is offering a bachelor's degree in surfing, saying it will help Britain grab a bigger share of the world's multi-billion-dollar surfing industry" "Teachers attack 'hobby degrees'" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/3926107.stm> "Hobbies such as surfing are being turned into 'Mickey Mouse' degree courses, a teachers' union conference is to be told" "'Surf' degree hits the rocks" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_west/3720956.stm> "A new course in surf and beach management has been dropped - because no-one would take it seriously" 2. "School of rock opens in Buenos Aires" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1152027.html> "A real life school of rock has opened its doors in Argentina" 3. "University offers course on American Idol" <http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?art_id=qw1099052821991B225> "The University of North Carolina at Charlotte will offer an academic course about the TV show American Idol, on which contestants try to sing their way to a recording contract" 4. "Lil' Kim to visit college classroom" <http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6393081> "Syracuse University students taking 'Hip-Hop Eshu: - The Life and Times of Lil' Kim' will have a guest speaker Wednesday - the multiplatinum recording artist herself" 5. "Bra fitting course for students" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1218038.html> "School leavers are being offered the chance to study how to fit a bra" 6. "Qualification in wheel clamping" <http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/4055651.stm> "A UK exam board is offering a qualification in wheel clamping" 7. "University offers UFOs course" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_1227301.html> "Santiago University is offering a degree in UFOs" 8. "Romanian Star Wars academy" <http://www.metro.co.uk/metro/weird/article.html?in_page_id=4& in_article_id=20018> "Fancy learning how to handle a light sabre like Luke Skywalker or becoming fluent in Wookiee?"
Tuesday, February 22, 2005
Posted by Bruno at 10:42pm