Bill Maher At UC Berkeley? Some Students Say No Way
October 24 2014 11:35 AM
The spirit of Berkeley’s "Free Speech Movement" will not smile for Bill Maher. Some students aren’t happy that he's speaking at graduation.
Journalist Disinvited From Forum Had Shadowed CDC’s Frieden Days Earlier
October 17 2014 5:03 PM
Public health experts agree Syracuse University's decision to rescind the Washington Post's Michel du Cille's invitation to a workshop this weekend was uncalled for.
Most US States Have Decreased Student Funding: Study
October 16 2014 1:42 PM
A newly published review finds a majority of states have decreased per-student funding since the U.S. recession.
Harvard Law Professors Condemn New Sexual Misconduct Policy
October 16 2014 6:58 AM
Twenty eight professors from Harvard's law school said in an open letter that the new policy lacked "basic elements of fairness and due process."
Egyptian Police Raid Campuses For 3rd Day; Student Reported Killed
October 14 2014 10:30 AM
Egyptian security forces arrested more than 90 students ahead of the start of the school year to prevent protests.
Charter School Linked To Islamic Cleric Accused Of Visa Abuse
October 09 2014 4:50 PM
Critics says Concept Schools of Illinois is using the H-1B visa program to bypass U.S. educators in favor of unqualified teachers from Turkey.
Nobel Prize In Medicine Goes To Scientists Who Discovered Brain GPS
October 06 2014 8:00 AM
Winners in the other categories of the Nobel Prize, including, physics, chemistry, literature and peace, will be announced later in the week.
Colorado School Board Pushes Plan For 'Patriotic' AP History, Despite Protests
October 03 2014 5:20 AM
The Jefferson County Board of Education had proposed for a history course that removes parts promoting civil disobedience.
Louisiana Teachers Arrested For Alleged Threesome With Student
October 02 2014 6:25 PM
Rachel Respess and Shelley Dufresne were arrested for a sex crime Wednesday after they allegedly had a threesome with a student.
Ebola Fears Keep Dallas Workers From Cleaning Up Patient's House
October 02 2014 6:00 PM
As officials seek out at least 80 people who had contact with patient Thomas E. Duncan, school attendance in Dallas drops 10 percent.
Students Get Office 365 For Free
September 22 2014 5:18 PM
The free subscription to Office 365 ProPlus includes access to the full versions of Word, PowerPoint and OneNote.
Watch: 'It's On Us' White House Campaign
September 19 2014 11:05 AM
The White House has enlisted celebrities to help promote a new campaign aiming to end sexual assaults on college campuses.
MacArthur Awards Go To A Diverse Assortment Of Fellows
September 17 2014 8:43 AM
“They expand our view of what is possible, and they inspire us to apply our own talents and imagination," according to the fellowship program.
Scholarly Report Declares Texas Schoolbooks Biased And Inaccurate
September 12 2014 11:45 AM
A liberal group says Texas textbooks contain inaccurate and biased interpretations of U.S. history, government and world religions.
Sallie Mae Offshoot Navient Takes Charge Of Student Loans
September 11 2014 5:45 PM
After bad press for Sallie Mae, Navient takes charge of student loans.
Professor Salaita Reinstatement Appeal Denied
September 11 2014 5:15 PM
The University of Illinois board voted almost unanimously to deny Steven Salaita's appeal to be reinstated.
Planet's Ozone Layer Is Recovering, UN Report Says
September 11 2014 2:25 AM
A study published by environmental regulators has said that the ozone layer around the Earth is recovering.
The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has offered a financial settlement to Professor Steven Salaita, whose tweets against Israel cost him a job
September 05 2014 12:01 PM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has offered Professor Steven Salaita a settlement for withdrawing a job offer after he tweeted anti-Israel opinions.
Xinjiang Students Risk Expulsion For Observing Ramadan
July 10 2014 3:54 PM
A nationwide ban on observing Ramadan in China extends to a college, where students face harsh repercussions for fasting.
Prep School’s Black Student Body President Force To Resign Because Of ‘Offensive’ Photos
July 02 2014 12:55 PM
Maya Peterson had to give up her role at the New Jersey prep school after she posted 'offensive' images mocking her "typical white classmates."