Ut pushing use of gender neutral pronouns.

Discussion in 'VOLuminous' started by JohnnyQuickkick, Aug 27, 2015.

  1. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

  2. lumberjack4

    lumberjack4 Chieftain

    Da fuq?

  3. utvol0427

    utvol0427 Chieftain

    Is '****ing dipshits' gender neutral?
  4. warhammer

    warhammer Chieftain

    Wow, just wow.
  5. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Super Moderator

  6. Indy

    Indy Irrational and hormonal

    1. The blonde is hot.

    2. Is this seriously the news? At one point she was just reading Facebook comments about the topic. ****ing seriously?
  7. kmf600

    kmf600 Energy vampire

    Between this and the Dooley years, I think UT wants everyone to hate them.
  8. VolDad

    VolDad Super Moderator

    That is from "The Onion"; right?!?
  9. lumberjack4

    lumberjack4 Chieftain

    Does this mean we can start calling the lady vols the ze vols?
  10. salutethehill

    salutethehill Member

  11. TangoUniform

    TangoUniform Contributor

    the idiot who came up with this idea is pulling close to $70,000 a year?


    where the f@#% are such 'laughing jobs' posted? that's the kind of job i want.... just come up with bullshit ideas, working for a bullshit department, pulling $70k ...

    soon enough, the whole country will let us alums just put our diplomas on the car dashboard so's we can park in the handicap spots.
  12. JohnnyQuickkick

    JohnnyQuickkick Great Man

    Actually I'm somewhat surprised it's only $70k
  13. IP

    IP Advanced Pruitt Apologetics Bot

    Someone should ask them about the "Lady Vols."
  14. IP

    IP Advanced Pruitt Apologetics Bot

    And people wonder why there is so much less faculty.
  15. cotton

    cotton Stand-up Philosopher

    WTF is an Office for Diversity and Inclusion, anyway?
  16. IP

    IP Advanced Pruitt Apologetics Bot

    Another layer of bureaucracy that funnels money away from academic instruction and towards giving cushy jobs to humanities majors.
  17. TangoUniform

    TangoUniform Contributor

    that job sounds like the holy grail for social work majors..
  18. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    Diig, ding, ding IP wins
  19. justingroves

    justingroves supermod

    My wife has a master's in social work. She worked at Cumberland Heights then an insurance company.

    She's a stay at home mom now
  20. IP

    IP Advanced Pruitt Apologetics Bot

    I honestly believe all of those bullcrap offices are an accumulation of job service for "bright" humanities graduates who found that there was nowhere to practice their "craft." It's something schools can point to as them being "pro-active" whenever something gives them bad publicity.

    These people enjoy the smell of their own farts, and are completely clueless as to how useless and frivolous they are. They think they're the glue of a campus, when 95 % of people on campus don't even know who they are or where they're located or what they do exactly. I'd argue 99.5 % of people on a campus don't know all 3.

    Meanwhile, let's get rid of tenured positions and just hire adjuncts for peanuts. 70k would pay for 6 to 8 classes taught by adjuncts a year, btw, and is more than what one new faculty track professor makes. It's as much as a humanities professor is likely to ever make these days.

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