- 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."
- US Government Takes Aim At A For-Profit College Chain
June 20 2014 11:33 AM
The corporation's status as a "going concern" may be at significant risk.
- Failing For-Profit Education Company May Shut Down In The Wake Of Federal Probe
June 19 2014 5:01 PM
Corinthian Colleges may shut down in the wake of a Department of Education probe.
- Private Student Loan Debts Rising, Despite Dangers
June 13 2014 3:29 PM
Private student debt now accounts for over 10 percent of the nation's total student debt load. And the number is rising, despite the risks.
- College Becomes First In US To Accept Bitcoins
June 13 2014 1:35 PM
The virtual currency gained more than one-third in value last month.
- FCC Aims To Expedite School Wi-Fi
June 11 2014 4:27 PM
Wi-Fi connectivity in U.S. schools may get the push it needs via proposed changes to the E-Rate program.
- Student Loan Relief, 'The Difference For Being Able To Pursue My Career'
June 10 2014 8:00 PM
The Obama adminstration's new program gives students like Andy MacCracken some breathing room.
- Blankets: Not Just For Naptime Any More
June 10 2014 1:30 PM
The only thing stopping a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with ... a bullet-proof blanket.
- Birmingham Schools Said To Be Promoting Islamist Agenda
June 08 2014 11:28 PM
Ofsted to conduct surprise inspections of schools to nip Islamist agenda in Birmingham schools.
- Stanford Sexual Assault Case: 'Fix These Broken Policies,' Says Survivor
June 06 2014 7:13 PM
Student Leah Francis organized a rally to demand the university toughen its response to sexual assault.
- Number Of Americans Who Believe In Evolution Has Doubled In Past 30 Years
June 03 2014 3:50 PM
According to a poll of more than 1,000 Americans, support for evolution has doubled, while belief in "divine-intervention" has decreased.